Rear Windscreen Replacement
If your rear windscreen has been smashed or vandalised. Trust Premier Windscreens to get you back on the road
Did you know?
Unlike your front windscreen, the glass for the back window is made in the same way that glass is made for the side window, vent window, or quarter glass: tempered glass.
The back car window glass is strengthened by thermal or chemical treatments so that it can withstand blunt force, but will shatter into tiny, granular chunks of glass instead of shards. This is a feature of tempered glass and is often called “safety glass” for this reason.
Unlike your windscreen, if your rear windscreen is damaged it will need to be replaced.
Premier Windscreens source glass that is manufactured to OEM standards, meaning the glass quality is to the exact standards as the window we are replacing
So if you have been victim of vandalism or an unfortunate break-in you can trust Premier Windscreens Edinburgh to get your car back the way it was in record time. We aim to replace rear windscreens within 24 hours of your call subject to stock.
We cater for all makes and models of cars, vans and trucks so whatever piece of glass is damaged be confident in knowledge Premier Windscreens can source.
Our mobile technicians will hoover any broken glass from inside the vehicle.
Premier Windscreens carry out windscreen chip repairs all across Scotland
Premier Windscreens carry out broken side window replacements all across Scotland
Edinburgh’s leading ADAS Calibration experts, AOM230 Accredited and cover all makes and models
Most common questions, require any other questions answered please drop us a message
Do i need a repair or replacement?
Premier Windscreens always prefer to repair before replacing with new glass which saves time, money and the enviroment. Please visit our Windscreen Repair page for more infromation.
My windscreen is cracked is it still safe to drive?
Yes, modern windscreens are basically a thick layer of resin ( Polyvinyl butyral (or PVB) sandwiched between two layers of glass. When your glass is damaged its the outer layer that has cracked. So still safe to continue using until we can replace the windscreen. Obviously if the damage is in your field of vision we would not recommend driving and many police forces would consider it a motoring offence and you may be liable for points and/or fine.
When can i drive my vehicle after windscreen replacement?
1 hour in most instances unless technician advises otherwise. We use the best urethane in the business made my Sika.
Please keep do not wash your vehicle for 48 hours to allow the urethane to full cure after fitment.
Are your technicians qualified?
Yes all our technicians hold ATA or NVQ accreditation.
How much will my windscreen cost?
We need a vehicle registration to lookup vehicle details, Premier Windscreens use a state of the art lookup system which is 95% accurate at finding correct windscreen. Prices range from as little as £100 upto £2500 dependant on make and model.