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Permatex Windshield Repair Kit

Discussion in 'Product Reviews' started by Evil Monkey, May 9, 2009.

  1. May 9, 2009 at 7:08 PM
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    Evil Monkey

    Evil Monkey [OP] There's an evil monkey in my truck

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    I went off-roading last Friday and caught a pebble to the windshield. It created a pea-sized chip in the windshield with some spider cracks. So I decided to give the Permatex Windshield Repair kit a try. It comes with everything that you need (I picked it up in Pep Boys near the RTV & Epoxy). In total it takes about 45 minutes to repair the crack. It was easy to do and worked well. Just read through the instructions before you start. They have a video demo on their site (http://www.permatex.com/videos/video_windshield_eng.html).

    Here's an after shot with a circle showing the original size.
    windshield crack.jpg
     
  2. May 9, 2009 at 7:08 PM
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    Burgman

    Burgman I KEEEEEL YOU

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    nice work
     
  3. May 10, 2009 at 6:12 AM
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    Brunes

    Brunes abides.

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    That's cool- If i knew it'd work that well I mighta tried it myself instead of calling the insurance company....=\

    Nice work!!
     
  4. Dec 1, 2010 at 11:46 PM
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    MadTaco461

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    I just got a few of these chips in today from stupid truck. Did it fill the whole crack? I need to fill it before it decides to spread.
     
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