The idea for a Blog dedicated to helping Auto Glass Professionals grew from the belief there is a lot of great information available today but not much time to digest it. Busy installation and distribution professionals like you, are often unavailable the second I show up at your shop or warehouse. Why not give you another outlet for content that can be consumed when YOU want?
The Auto Glass Insider recommends this simple method for opening your Dow Automotive Systems Betaprime 5504G. Universal auto glass primer also known as "All In One Primer" allows Auto Glass Technicians to ensure safe auto glass installation. Want more information on this Dow primer?
Returning to glue down fly away moldings kills profitability. Over the years, the best Auto Glass technicians have shared with the Auto Glass Insider the following Auto Glass Installation tips:
How to secure Auto Glass Moldings
1) Molding Preparation:
- Warm molding in cold weather
- Clean molding if surface appears shinny with release agent or other contaminant
- Pre-secure molding with skim of U418 (security bead)
Several years ago, Essex ARG abandoned its well know and respected name to adopt the name of their parent company; Dow Automotive Systems. The change was made to help Auto Glass Professionals take advantage of the world-wide brand recognition of the Dow Chemical Company. Your customers recognize the Dow Diamond and associate it with quality, stability, and innovation.
Auto Glass Installation Tip
Is your Dow Automotive Systems Primer hardening up in the bottle before you can use it? Dow's Betaprime 5504G has the fastest dry time on the market but you should be able to utilize every drop if you follow these rules.
Glass preparation is the most important component of safe windshield installation. In some cases, traditional methods like the "wet-scrub" are not effective in removing auto glass contamination from auto glass.