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Window tint

so we are getting our windows tinted on the 7th of march. the only time i could schedule it. anyway, they will only go to 43% on my two front windows. how dark is that?? is it close to the factory tint on the rear doors??


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its not that dark at all..i have 20% all around except windshield..but im putting on either 5% or 2.5%..makes it look cherry

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na facrory tint on the back of my 01 is around 18%. that is no where near as dark as the rear is goin to be

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i may be better off going to a " private party " to have mine done then. he did say that he would cut it out and let me install it myself, but ihave no clue on how to do that. i know i would screw it up....


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I had 20 put on the front of my X. Not as dark as the factory in the back. 43 aint much at all. I like the 20 it is not to dark.

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about 20% is what the factory tint is suposed to be I do believe.

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i could have sworn he told me before i could go with 30%. which would have been better. but 43% seems really light. ill have to look at some to see.


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43% is really light thats odd that he wont go darker to match the back i say you find another place
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I have 5% all around over factory tint minus the windshield. 15% matches the rear tint on the ouside but when your in the truck the 15% is actually darker.

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I wouldnt waste my money on 43%, I am 15% over the rear tint, and on the front windows with a 5% strip on the top of teh windhsield. Nice and Dark, but not too dark

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