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Not really sure TBH as I asked a similar question after I got quoted £500 for two fixed side windows to be fitted in the SW Scotland.
 

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There is cheaper than that about. Have you thought about fitting yourself? Really isn't difficult.

Just a though :)

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There is cheaper than that about. Have you thought about fitting yourself? Really isn't difficult.

Just a though :)

Jason

You can always find cheaper - we see loads of vans that have had windows cut in.
Some dont cut it very neatly, some use a grinder and no masking, some dont paint the cut edge, some dont add a rubber trim even though its not carpeted at the time.....we have even seen a few where they manage to score a full set on all of the above:eek::eek::eek::eek:.


There is plenty of information on fitting online....but to get a good cut without hot metal filings you will need a specialist cutting tool like shears or a nibbler. And to get a nice bond, it is preferable to use and electric or airfed gun....a hand held caulking gun is really hard work on window adhesive.

Personally I would leave it to the pro's if you want a good job done. I would also recommend having any carpet lining and other cutting (such as bulkhead removal) done at the same time so its only one lot of masking and cutting.
 

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Definately get it cheaper then that.
Just find a bloke with a cold chisel and a hammer and jobs a good un T:

The quality of the glass varies significantly and the quality of the fitting the same.
£145 for supply and fit sounds pretty good to me (actually too good! I'd want to see some previous jobs ;) )

The original windows in my T4 were fitted by a major company and they leaked for years as they made the holes too large (could see light through the gaps). So just because it is a 'professional' company with many years experience doesn't mean anything in itself.
 

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Anything less than £300 supplied and fitted for 2 fixed Windows is too cheap. It needs to be cut out neatly, cut edges given 2 coats of paint and Windows fitted nicely with trim on the inside
 

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Mine were £400, one opening by a recommended company in Poole, AAW. It's worth every penny to get it done properly without problems later on. I'd leave it to the pros and get some feedback from on here if you can.
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