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Old 06-26-2009, 11:29 AM   #1
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Opinion on tint.

Would you guys do 35 all around or 20 all around? I know legal is 35, does anyone get caught on that?

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Old 06-26-2009, 11:43 AM   #2
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go 20 all around. **** the police
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Old 06-26-2009, 11:46 AM   #3
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35 looks better, and its easier to see at night. Last thin you want is more hassle from the po-po
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Old 06-26-2009, 11:49 AM   #4
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Can someone post some pics of their cars and the tint % level they had installed? this wa I can get a feel for what I'm going to end up with.

Thanks guys!
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Old 06-26-2009, 11:55 AM   #5
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Here's some pics of mine. Legal tint.
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Old 06-26-2009, 11:55 AM   #6
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go 20 all around. **** the police
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Old 06-26-2009, 02:59 PM   #7
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Oh it looks like you have the sunroof open! that lightens the interior more! lol but that looks good. Do you get sunburns through that still? after a few hours?

My boy likes playing psp on trips and the sun glares out his screen.

I could go 35 front 20 back sides and 5 rear.... or 35 fronts and 20 back sides, and rear...

GOD the choices!!! lol
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Old 06-26-2009, 03:31 PM   #8
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My optinion, 20% all around, maybe 15% on the back.

I wouldn't do a split (different front/rear windows), I find it always looks odd. Don't worry about the darkness of the 20%, it's really not as bad as it seems (especially not from inside the car).

My e34 was tinted 20% and I drove it for 2 years like that. Didn't hear a single word from a cop as long as I had it, and it never gave me any trouble at night.... in fact, it helped! The rear windshield cuts down on the lights from cars behind you.

Here are some pics of mine before I sold it, gives you an idea of what 20 looks like....

http://www.maxbimmer.com/forums/showthread.php?t=109696
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Old 06-26-2009, 03:49 PM   #9
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15% all around!
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Old 06-27-2009, 01:44 AM   #10
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20 for sure. got it on the rabbit - good stuff.
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Old 06-27-2009, 02:29 AM   #11
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32 all around... nice "inbetweener"
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Old 06-27-2009, 01:21 PM   #12
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After seeing graham's(sp?) Minty e36 last night, I kinda want tints, 25% is what he has and I wuv it.
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Old 06-27-2009, 01:30 PM   #13
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yeah i'd suggest not splitting it either, if ur gunna to, do privacy on the rear great for night time driving, but also looking out ur back will be a pain in the ass.

legal tint goes 35% front, 25% rear n back window is privacy. thats the legal.
25% all around and you'll be fine, even 20% you will be depending if u drive by a cranky cop or not and whats to be an asshole.

i'm getting mine redone to 25% wen i get the money,lol. there at 35% right now, way i bought it.
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Old 06-27-2009, 02:29 PM   #14
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I got 15% side.limo tint on rear.Drive 4 years no problem at all.2nd car i make 20%side and limo tint on the back window
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Old 06-27-2009, 03:43 PM   #15
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I forgot if i have 25 or 20, but definitely keep it uniform. Dont do front one % and rear the other.

Also it depends on the colour of your car and the interior colour. if you have a light interior you can get away with 20. My car 's pure black on black , no problems with the police although every now and then at night time ill open my window if i see a cop or even turn the interior lights on.
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