Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Drivers rear door window smashed
#1
Sad 
My drivers rear door window has smashed and not sure of my options.  I've managed to remove most of the bonding but can't seem to find a replacement. Was thinking of getting a plastic one cut but not sure if that will work. Anyone had this problem before as its a bit of a nightmare for me Sad any advise would be appreciated
Reply
#2
I don't understand what bond are you talking about, this is the sliding door correct? It's just 3 latches that hold the entire glass
Reply
#3
Sorry this is the rear door on a van. Both rear windows are bonded in place
Reply
#4
Can't u claim on insurance?
Reply
#5
You will be hard pushed to get a secondhand one, go to your local autoglass specialist and either buy one of them and fit it yourself but you will need bonding agent or get them to fit it.
Are we there yet????? No we fecking ain`t  gggggrrrrrrr
Ex 1.6hdi van now 3 seater 1.4 multispace
Reply
#6
(30-06-2016, 07:35 PM)Johny555 Wrote:  Can't u claim on insurance?

Wouldn't be worth the excess as only bought the van for £600. Will just board and seal if I can't find one but would rather it looked neater
Reply
#7
(30-06-2016, 07:36 PM)Tomcat3 Wrote:  You will be hard pushed to get a secondhand one, go to your local autoglass specialist and either buy one of them and fit it yourself but you will need bonding agent or get them to fit it.

Will give them a ring tomorrow and see. Was wondering if I could cut a plastic one from a template but don't think it'll fit
Reply
#8
May be cheaper to replace the whole door with s/hand one . same colour if poss.
Reply
#9
It's cheaper like you said to simply get a sheet of polycarbonate, or if you want expensive lexan, plexiglass that sort of thing, cut it to shape and use rivets to mount it. Apply bathroom silicone before you rivet it on to get a seal. If you don't want to look at it, you can paint a strip to cover the rivert/silicone area

http://i.imgur.com/5cHaF0l.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/jJ209AC.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/lwVAiMd.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/kED9w8g.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/lKbp46n.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/OSiY0c2.jpg


p.s Didn't know there are some vans that come with glass at the back. The glass passenger version is not like that, the windows can be slightly open hence why they are attached on 3 points and easy to remove.
Reply
#10
I cant see a rear window costing that much from a windscreen supplier - just not autoglass as they'll pull your pants down.

I only paid 80 quid for a windscreen on my Bipper.
2015 1.6 L1850 90ps In Artic Steel inc Look Pack and Lighting Pack.
Reply


Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)
Welcome, Guest
You have to register before you can post on our site.


  

Password
  





Search Forums

(Advanced Search)

Latest Threads
DW8 engine tapping
Last Post:jj9
Today 01:14 AM
» Replies: 3
» Views: 91
Rear window heater repair
Last Post:Silverberlingo
Yesterday 11:38 PM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 25
New PureTech 110 S&S Flai...
Last Post:Jed Clampit
Yesterday 09:04 PM
» Replies: 3
» Views: 57
What website to pass time...
Last Post:Solent
Yesterday 08:32 PM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 32
Berlingo Parts
Last Post:Sb12
Yesterday 07:56 PM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 34
Rear hub nut torque setti...
Last Post:jj9
Yesterday 07:55 PM
» Replies: 15
» Views: 261
temperatue dial
Last Post:Kokain
Yesterday 05:28 PM
» Replies: 3
» Views: 76
Trip Computer on Type A M...
Last Post:cancunia
Yesterday 03:50 PM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 25
Loud beeping from radio u...
Last Post:nicko
Yesterday 03:49 PM
» Replies: 3
» Views: 116
Ligts won't go off!
Last Post:Berlingos12
Yesterday 02:50 PM
» Replies: 10
» Views: 470

Locations of visitors to this page