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Although the Swedish car company Saab currently no longer makes new cars, it may of course be necessary to replace the rear window of your Saab. Damage can be caused, for example, by vandalism, an accident or a collision. Normally it would be possible to replace the rear window at a Saab brand dealer, but since the company is no longer active it can be difficult to find. The price for a new rear window at a garage is also considerably higher than necessary. Fortunately, the costs can be kept down in an easy way. We'll tell you more about Saab here, about when the rear window replacement of a Saab is needed and how this can be done.
In many European countries during the Second World War, the car industry was forced to shut down or keep to a minimum. This was because the manpower, raw materials and components were needed for other, often military, purposes. Of course, this was especially noticeable in Germany for car companies such as Opel and Mercedes. In Sweden, which remained neutral, SAAB was founded just before the Second World War. This stands for Svenska Aeroplan AB. As the name suggests, Saab made aeronautical products and aircraft that could be used in the upcoming war.
hen, in 1989, the US General Motors joined by buying 50% of Saab's shares after the merger with Scania was reversed. This resulted in, among other things, the following models:
Rear window replacement of your Saab is unfortunately unavoidable when you have damage to this car window. This is because in contrast to windscreens, there can be no asterisk or crack in rear windows that could possibly be repaired. The rear windows are made of a different type of glass. The front windows are made of laminated glass, but the rear and side windows are made of tempered glass. Tempered glass is heated quickly and then cooled down quickly. It is under great tension because of this production method and is very strong. However, when there is a hard impact on these car windows, they will break down in thousands of pieces. It was decided to use this type of glass in cars, because the small pieces of glass are much safer than large shards.
Replacing the rear window of the Saab is therefore unavoidable with these types of car windows when you have damage. The rear window will be missing completely. This has many negative consequences, including the following:
Therefore, choose to replace your Saab rear window immediately if it breaks down. By doing this as quickly as possible, you can avoid further negative consequences and also safely take your car on the road again.
In garages the price for a rear window replacement of your Saab is considerably higher than through us. This has a simple explanation. The cost of replacing a car window at a Saab service point is based on the fact that they are initially the only ones allowed to sell automotive glass with a brand logo. As a result, they have a monopoly position and do not have to align their prices on those of competitors. For you as a car owner, this will of course result in higher prices.
By opting for after market automotive glass you are a lot cheaper out. Replacing your Saab rear window with these car windows can be simple and ensures that you get exactly the same high quality at a lower price. The only difference is that there is no brand logo on after market car windows. Despite this difference, you can safely replace your Saab rear window with after market ones. This automotive glass often comes from the same factory and, moreover, all the necessary certification and quality marks ensure that you can be sure that the products are safe and reliable. In the absence of a brand logo, non-brand dealers are also allowed to sell the car windows and the price is a lot better for you due to the competition between them.
What is special is that it is also possible here to order the after market car windows and then place them yourself. There are not many other companies where this is possible. When you want to replace your Saab rear window, you can easily order the right car window and any associated rubbers or frames. We make sure that your order arrives quickly.
If you don't have the knowledge to do the rear window replacement of the Saab yourself, our certified assembly partners will be happy to do this for you. They will even replace the car window on location. Also in this way the costs for replacing a rear window of a Saab are a lot lower than in a garage and the car window is cheaply replaced quickly happened. Choose the best way to get back on the road safely with your car at a low price.