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Rear window replacement

If your rear window is damaged, it will need to be replaced. Relax though – our highly skilled technicians will take the hassle out of your rear windscreen replacement and get you back on the road fast.

When we replace your rear window, our installations of a new back windscreen carry a nationwide lifetime warranty on the workmanship for the lifetime of the vehicle.

Need us to come to you? Take advantage of our mobile service (available in select areas), or stop by one of our shop locations. Whatever works best for you, you can count on us to accommodate your needs.

Turn to us for your rear windscreen replacement and you can expect the best customer service with the satisfaction that your back window is quality checked to meet car installation requirements.

How do we replace a rear windscreen?

When you come to us for a rear windscreen replacement, our expert technicians will:

1. Inspect the damage carefully
2. Remove the damaged glass
3. Vacuum any debris and glass from the vehicle
4. Insert a replacement rear windscreen
5. Ensure any technological capabilities are functional

When we replace your rear window, our installations of a new back windscreen carry a nationwide lifetime warranty for workmanship.

All of our replacement specialists complete extensive classroom and hands-on training in our Belron® Way of Fitting certification programme. Our Technicians have also either achieved, or are working towards achieving, their New Zealand Certificate in Automotive Reglazing which is a NZQA Qualification.

What will my car’s rear window cost to replace?

When your rear glass gets damaged, one of your first thoughts is probably how much will this cost me? Unfortunately we are not able to provide pricing on our website as there are thousands of pieces of rear window glass of different shapes, sizes, colours and costs. In order for us to identify exactly which piece is right for your vehicle we need to know the specifics of your vehicle so that we can provide you with an accurate price.

Getting a quote is easy using our quote request form or by calling us on 0800 48 33 88 for an immediate price over the phone.

Why choose Smith&Smith®

We recycle more glass than any other repairer. Our workmanship on glass installations is guaranteed for the lifetime of your vehicle and we have over 7,000 customer reviews so you know you can trust us.

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What our customers say

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Friendly, great advice, great service, thanks Gene

Allan - 09 Aug 2022
5 out of 5 stars

Friendly & Fast.

The job was carried out with friendly service, efficient and professio…

Becs - 08 Aug 2022
5 out of 5 stars

Great Service.

From start to finish the team at Smith & Smith Manukau were very g…

Nicola - 07 Aug 2022
5 out of 5 stars

Dave the windscreen guy.

Dave was the technician I spoke to. He looked at the screen. The chip …

Nicky - 06 Aug 2022
5 out of 5 stars

Easy to book.

Easy to book and friendly when I got there. They did an excellent job …

Mike - 06 Aug 2022