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Windscreen replacement

Essflee Jun 11, 2013

  1. Essflee

    Essflee Well-Known Member

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    I've just had my front windscreen replaced and I'm not happy with the finish, the scuttle panel that goes along the bottom of the window is now sitting away from the window, if I push it down it springs back again, if it rains the water is just going to pour in behind the scuttle panel.

    I told the fitter I wasn't happy with it but he said it's always the case with these cars, they never go back how they were originally, Is this a cop out or is there some truth in this ?

    has anybody else had this problem after a replacement ?
     
  2. hades-

    hades- Yorkshire & Humber Rep. Regional Rep VCDS Map User

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    hes talking BS
    is he a 1 man band or a company ?
    call the boss and complain
     
  3. Nilz

    Nilz Defo worth the wait :) Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group quattro Audi A4 S-line owners group saloon Manual

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    Thats rubbish mate, it should ve put back how it was originally, mine has been replaced and was fine.
     
  4. Essflee

    Essflee Well-Known Member

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    He's part of a company mate, insurance job.

    Cheers for the conformation lads, I'll give them a bell tomorrow to get it redone.
     
  5. CMcKenzie

    CMcKenzie It's supposed to do that..

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    I had a stone chip that cracked in mine, had it replaced by autoglass and it looked like new. He's talking out of his ar$e.
     
  6. <tuffty/>

    <tuffty/> Badger 5 Edition...Its all about the flow... Staff Member Moderator Audi S3

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    There is a channel that needs to be glued correctly onto the bottom of the screen... if this is not fixed right pushing the scuttle into it just pushes it down out the way and you will never get it to stick on right...

    Windscreen bloke should sort it... <end/>

    <tuffty/>
     

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