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Electric Window Installations

High Quality Electric Window Installations are Quick and Easy to Install

Electric Window InstallationsElectric or power windows are automatic vehicle windows which can be lowered and raised by depressing a switch or a button instead of using a hand turned handle on the vehicle door. Packard in 1940 introduced the first auto air conditioning system along with power windows, which was known as a hydro electric system.

The first electric windows were introduced in the Jeep Grand Cherokee by Packard in 1993, and in 2005 the window controls were placed between the front seats using a centre control in the Saab 9-5. Nowadays you can cover your manual winder windows to electric windows and enjoy the safety and comfort of being able to operate all your vehicle windows with a mere touch of a button. There is now a wide range of factory type replacement electric windows available, of which you can have your electric window installations done by the professionals or you can do the installation yourself.

Get Your Electric Window Installations Done Professionally

The motor of the electric window automatically winds the shaft of the window winder handle, while the original manual winding mechanism is still retained. For a light winding window action there is a standard kit available that is unique and has a worldwide standard for reliability and quality and for over twenty years has been supported in South Africa. From a Mini to a Land Cruiser, the SPAL kit can be installed in any vehicle, as electric window installations are easy and quick.

There is also a deluxe kit for heavier window winding action which has a more powerful emergency override handle and motor that allows one to close and open the vehicles windows manually should you encounter a power failure. There are different factory electric type windows that include the scissor system and the cable system which are both great choices when you convert from manual window winders to electric windows.

Good for Replacing the Factory Fitted Windows

These systems are also an ideal choice when you need to replace original defective factory fitted electric windows. Many of the models available are manufactured in Japan and in Europe and are custom designed according to specifications. These quality electric window kits provide many benefits and features such as not having stretch to wind your windows down whereas electric windows ensure a quiet and fast winding action providing added comfort.

Electric window installations enhance the styling of the interior, and as an optional extra a child lock switch can be applied. With a touch of a button the windows can be closed quickly which provides additional safety. There is a 12 month guarantee as well as spares and service back up.