[200q20v] Headlight Protection Films
jwalker at wy-east.com
Thu Nov 20 15:09:11 EST 2003
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So it sounds like if you really want insurance, it's an additional fee from=
What is the fee for the insurance? Less than our deductable for comp insura=
Would depend on our individual insurance policies, but just curious?
Just yesterday I had occasion to request information on the materials for t=
he headlight films as well as start discussions on warranty information on =
some other window films with graphics we are placing on some interior glass=
. Talk about double talk from 3M. Sound familiar?
Gary Anderson wrote:
>When I stopped by Stongard's office, I picked up some samples.
>The samples measured 2mm thick, and found I had a Stongard brochure, that
>quotes 80mil thickness.
>Hope it helps, for whatever it is worth.
>BTW, my warranty claim (improper size cut for 200 euro's) has nothing to d=
>with the 3M material, that appears to work as advertised, as protection, n=
>guarantee something can break a headlight if big enough. Stongard require=
>buying essentially an insurance policy for their extended 3 year warranty
>Anyone on the S-Car list see any similar threads, or posted this thread
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Bernie Benz" <b.m.benz at prodigy.net>
>To: "Jack Walker" <jwalker at wy-east.com>
>Cc: "200q20V mailing list" <200q20v at audifans.com>
>Sent: Monday, January 07, 2002 12:53 PM
>Subject: Re: [200q20v] Headlight Protection Films
>> Hi Jack,
>> I just measured the Stongard film. It is a 0.100" thick 3M material!
>> explains why it is quiet effective against all but the largest rocks. I
>> we should forget about warranties and just go with the best material tha=
>> can find. Sounds like you may have the best inside track and leverage
>> 3M products. Go for it!
>> > From: "Jack Walker" <jwalker at wy-east.com>
>> > Reply-To: "Jack Walker" <jwalker at wy-east.com>
>> > Date: 07 Jan 02 10:08:09 -0800
>> > To: 200q20v List <200q20v at audifans.com>
>> > Subject: [200q20v] Headlight Protection Films
>> > Hello list,
>> > I've been watching the list discuss packing tape and 3M scotchcal fil=
>> > couple of days now.
>> > If a group buy is in order I would be happy to join in, or seeing as h=
>> > company is in the business of producing vehicle graphics with 3M
>> > including Scotchcal I would be happy to order the proper product for t=
>> > group, and pass on the discount as I can!
>> > I am contacting the local 3M rep to idenitify the exact product to
>> > I'll let the group know exactly what he recommends as soon as he
>> > WHEN HE DOES!
>> > Please keep in mind 3M warranties are pretty difficult to collect on!
>> > Authorized Applicator, that's a laugh! You ought to see the hurdles th=
>> > on us if we wish to collect on a claim. Our company purchases literall=
>> > thousands of dollars of 3M product and our claim ratio sucks! My thoug=
>> > any type of films regardless if it's packing tape or 20mil film is it'=
>> > going to be protection. If Stonegaurd is actually replacing headlights
>> > a pair their price for whatever film they sell is pretty cheap! I'd sa=
>> > should all go that way!
>> > Happy to help, if I can. I'm in the process of trying to collect from =
>> > insurance company right now for another cracked headlight. That's
>> > hurdle! I ski a ton during the winter here and it's my third headlight
>> > years!
>> > Jack Walker
>> > jwalker at wy-east.com
>> > Direct Line Phone 503)802-1738
>> > Fax 503)228-1831
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