Replacing a windshield is a relatively easy job if you know the steps involved with the process. First you will need to determine what type of windshield you will need and all the necessary dimensions involved with the new windshield. Once you know the precise size of the windshield that you need you can start browsing for the necessary product. It is very easy to find the proper windshield if you have the necessary information. All you must do is head down to the nearest windshield store and browse through the selection they have. Once you find the ideal windshield you should check it over for dents or scratches before you pay for it. If you do find scratches on it ask for another one. Of course windshields are not just all about appearances; they must be strong as well. If you purchase and install a weak windshield it could shatter easily whenever a object collides with it thus putting you in danger. So do not just check for dents and scratches you must also inquire about the materials used in the making of the windshield. As long as the windshield is made from either laminated glass or two layers of glass it will be strong and durable.