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ADAS Repair Recommendations

This is a recommended process that should be followed when fitting or refitting windscreens. 4.1 Understanding a) Understand as to whether the vehicle has ADAS applications fitted. b) Determine which ADAS function(s) require sensor calibration. Determine what type of calibration is required for the systems : i.e. static, dynamic or combination of these. c) Determine […]

e-tags take their toll

It’s a job even MacGyver would struggle at. How do you remove that locked-on sticky bit of plastic that holds the e-tag device to your vehicle’s windscreen? We’ve spoken to the drivers in our office and e-tag providers Interlink Roads and Transurban, and here are some of the solutions they’ve come up with. *Hairdryer Get […]

A peek into the future

Augmented reality windshields, biometric sensors If you’re dazzled by all the high-tech innovations found in new cars today—such as Bluetooth, Blind Spot obstacle detection, Active City Safety, Active Cruise Control radar, Collision Warning with full auto brake and pedestrian detection, Attention Assist to detect drowsy driving and Active Park Assis—get ready to be dazzled some […]

Auto glass industry forms assn

The Australian auto glass industry has joined forces to launch Australia’s largest independent association for the industry, the Auto Glass Association (AGA). National franchises and suppliers through to individual contractors will be represented by the new association, which will give all sides of the auto glass industry a unified voice and act as a central […]