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Old 07-02-2012, 09:15 AM   #1
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wind shield broken

i have an 88 super chief with a broken drivers side wind shield. can anyone give me some advice on inexpensive replaement options?

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Old 07-02-2012, 09:25 AM   #2
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Don't know about 'inexpensive' but you can call Duncan Systems, Inc. | America's #1 RV Specialist and get a quote on how much the glass is. That will give you a starting point.

Once you know a base price for a new one, then try some RV salvage places...

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Old 07-02-2012, 09:37 AM   #3
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I went through my insurance and they had me call Duncan, within 4 days the windshield was at a glass company near were I was staying. They picked the glass company, saying they know the ones that are good and those that are not. I had $100 deductable on my insurance and paid the glass co. $45 to come to the CG to install it. They did a great job!
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Old 07-02-2012, 09:42 AM   #4
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the technician that replaced my Mustang's windshield said Safelite does motorhomes too. He said "if it has a windshield we can replace it". So give them a try. They are everywhere now. You can get an "instant quote" online if you provide details. You have to specify "motor home" for make and model in the drop-down lists. then i guess they give you a call with the quote. Make sure you are sitting down , but if your glass is covered by insurance your agent would do this.
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Old 07-02-2012, 09:38 PM   #5
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You should have insurance and it should cover some part if not all of the glass. Worst case is you will have to pay the deductable. I just had mine replaced and my deductable is $500 bones but I have a $50 deductable on glass.
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Old 07-03-2012, 10:45 AM   #6
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Just had glass in my 89 gulf stream replaced cost was $2,700 thankfully I have full coverage, I used nomadglass, nomadglass.com or 1(800)808-9762 ask for Rick. They found the glass and ship it to the installer with in days, hope this helps.
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Old 07-03-2012, 11:02 AM   #7
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Duncan changed my passenger side windshield at their shop in IN.
Cost was $0 deductible with a Florida Insurance policy.
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Old 07-19-2012, 12:50 PM   #8
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Thank goodness

Thank all u good folks for your reply. Just so happens i'm in the sunshine state so i'll probably get it fixed for free!

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