Most of us have heard horror stories relating to hobbyists' experiences installing windshields and rear and side windows. Practically everyone knows someone who cracked a windshield attempting to install it. The stories are so common that many hobbyists simply won't try to do the work, and that's too bad. Windows are actually very easy to install as long as you don't make the fundamental mistake.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2007/05/02/window-installation