Window glass on 2011 Sonata

It's hard to describe, but I have a distortion in my front windshield, if I look at the right third of the windshield and move my eyes left and right, it will be "wiggly" looking through the windshield. I
thought it was only present in direct sunlight, but it appears to be evident on gray days too. I read in a review somewhere where someone was complaining about the same thing. The rear windshield appears to be the same way. When I test drove another Sonata recently with a friend, I noticed the same effect on the windshield. Is this "normal"? I am getting used to it after 5 months, but it is still sort of unnerving at times. Is this evident for ALL Sonatas? If so, I don't see any point in asking for a replacement. And I don't really want to alter the original factory seal on the windshied. Anybody else experieced this? And if so, did you replace the windshield? Thanks, Wade
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On 11/18/2010 11:44 AM, Wade wrote:

I have a 2011 Sonata and never noticed any problem you describe
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Same here
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On Thu, 18 Nov 2010 08:44:48 -0800 (PST), Wade wrote:

Do you wear glasses? Do the glasses have prisms adjustment?
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I've not noticed this on the 2011 Sonata nor as a charastic of any other vehicle, but I'm not particularly looking for it, either. I did look at an Elantra (somewhere in the 2007-2010 range) windshield with this issue, and I probably would have not noticed it if it hadn't been pointed out to me. Of course, if I drove it every day, I'm sure I would have seen it. Replaced the windshield, which corrected the issue.
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It is still there even if I take off my glasses. If I am in the drivers seat I can see the rippling on the right side of the windshield, the far one third portion. If I am sitting in the passenger front seat, it's just the opposite, I only see it on the left one third portion. So you have to be at the "right" angle. I would a prefer an optically correct shield but don't know if it is worth destroying the original factory seal.
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I'd want a windshield that didn't have the capability of giving me a headache. But that's me. Only you know how inconvenient this is to you.
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Wade wrote:

My 2006 has this also. I don't notice it all that often, but it definitely is lower quality glass than I have in my American brand cars. And before you said that the Sonata is made in America ... my 2006 4-cylinder was NOT made in the US plant.
Matt
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On Thu, 18 Nov 2010 20:33:09 -0500, Voyager wrote:

My 2001 Elantra is on its 3rd windscreen, and this one has a chip in it.
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