General Motors Glass Replacement

Course format: Online training with posttest
I-CAR Credit Hours: 1 hour
Estimated Duration: 1 hour
Gold Class: $38.00
Platinum: $38.00
Standard: $46.00

This course is an Annual Training option for the following roles:
Auto Physical Damage Appraiser

  • Explain the structural role of the windshield in vehicle design
  • Identify the safety standards set forth by the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards
  • Identify GM adhesive recommendations
  • Identify pinchweld inspection and repair
  • Explain windshield removal procedures
  • Explain pinchweld and windshield
  • preparation
  • Explain the steps required for installing the windshield
  • Identify troubleshooting procedures after windshield installation

General Motors has specific stationary glass replacement procedures for all of their vehicle models. Following these recommendations will help ensure proper performance of the stationary glass in a collision. This program is designed to provide an overview of the procedures required for replacing windshields and stationary glass on General Motors vehicles. Information within this program includes proper removal of the existing windshield, including adjacent parts that must be removed to access all sides of the windshield. This program will also provide an overview of the recommended urethane and primers required to ensure proper and safe installation.