Carlex Glass

Carlex is a manufacturer of automotive glass products including windshields, door glass, back windows and sunroofs for original equipment manufacturers and for the automotive replacement market in North America. Carlex has produced exceptionally high quality products for over twenty years from its first plant in North America located in Vonore, Tennessee, approximately 40 miles southwest of Knoxville, Tenn.


Laminated Windshields

  • Complex Shape Forming Capabilities
  • Options for Improved Occupant Comfort
    • Sound Deadening
    • Heat Reduction
  • Bracket Attachments for Value Add Options
    • Automatic Wiper On/Off
    • High Beam Sensor
    • Vision Systems
    • GPS Brackets

Performance Backlites

  • Complex Shape Forming Capabilities
  • In-house Glass Antennae and Defrost Design Capabilities

Hardware Components

  • Locating Pin Attachment and Spacer Systems
  • Door Glass Brackets
  • Pre-priming of Glass Components
  • Molding Attachments
  • Electrical and Antenna Connections

Premium Auto Glass

  • Carlex manufactures original auto glass parts for many Nissan, Ford, Mazda, Volkswagen, Subaru, and Kia vehicles. The same products supplied to the assembly line are sold in the aftermarket as top quality replacement parts.
  • Carlite replacement glass for Ford, Lincoln and Mercury applications is made to the same exacting standards as the original products, so it’s no wonder Ford Motor Company recommends only one name in replacement glass, Carlite. Demand Carlite glass for your next auto glass replacement.

Original Equipment Glass

  • Carlex has a proven reputation for consistent product quality and on-time delivery. Our process incorporates a very stringent, data-driven quality control discipline, providing you with improved efficiencies and exceptional problem solving capabilities.
  • Carlex offers a truly customized program, one that incorporates program management disciplines and strong technical capabilities, including:
    • Tool Design
    • Component Design
    • Full CAD Capability
    • Product Launch Management