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Originally Posted by Taipan
Sadly I got a stone chip (approx 20mm) in my 02 Scenics windscreen. Not sure if it's too big to get repaired or if I want it repaired? Has anyone ever had a stone chip repaired? Does it look like new or leave a blurry blemish? Any ideas on costs for either a repair or a new windscreen?
If you are covered by fully comp insurance the repair will be free, if they can't repair it a new windscreen will cost you your XS, usually about £60. Check with your insurance company who their approved windscreen specialists are, if you don't use who they recommend they will limit how much they pay out. Use their recommended repairer and they will pay for everything( less the XS).
Depends where the chip is if it can be repaired and its size. Repairs are pretty good, it won't be invisible but will be better than a big chip.
Go to your local Autoglass or RAC windscreen branch or similar, they will have a look anf give a free assessment.
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