If your car’s windows have been smashed, cross your fingers it’s not this one

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Smashed car windows are easy to replace, but not when it's the small quarter vent window as this is more difficult to find, and also more expensive.
Smashed car windows are easy to replace, but not when it's the small quarter vent window as this is more difficult to find, and also more expensive.

 • Most vehicles come from the factory with smaller quarter windows. 

• A brand new one often has to be ordered and is only available from the OEMs.  

• It usually has a distinctive shape. 
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