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This is a discussion on Just got it within the New Member Hangout forums, part of the Community - Meet other Enthusiasts category; Originally Posted by zax It will be OK, I promise I know stuff happens, it is what it is....

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    Quote Originally Posted by zax View Post
    It will be OK, I promise
    I know stuff happens, it is what it is.

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    Hey man, If you check my pictures I'm doing 30 percent all the way around on a black car with a black interior, my suggestion is don't go much darker than that!

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    Ive got 30% on my SWP. I went 30 because my 0ther SWP hatch back has 5% all the way around.. It is beyond to dark.. Unfortunately my run in with cops is to much already so I just stayed legal.


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    Quote Originally Posted by T0rque View Post
    Ive got 30% on my SWP. I went 30 because my 0ther SWP hatch back has 5% all the way around.. It is beyond to dark.. Unfortunately my run in with cops is to much already so I just stayed legal.
    Yeah, in Alaska any tint is "illegal" can't roll too dark, would be nice to live in a place I didn't have to duck cops for tint

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    Quote Originally Posted by T0rque View Post
    Ive got 30% on my SWP. I went 30 because my 0ther SWP hatch back has 5% all the way around.. It is beyond to dark.. Unfortunately my run in with cops is to much already so I just stayed legal.
    well where i live "Maine" it is legal to go 5% to all windows or darker as long as the 2 front sides are 35%, the state police wanted to go as dark as possible on their K-9 unit's to keep the sun off the dogs, people complained so the law was changed. yay for us! and personally 5% is not to dark considering Most suv's you buy from the factory are atleast that dark if not darker. and i have the paper work to show that it is to the state of maine Laws.
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    Quote Originally Posted by wrxmike1972 View Post
    well where i live "Maine" it is legal to go 5% to all windows or darker as long as the 2 front sides are 35%, the state police wanted to go as dark as possible on their K-9 unit's to keep the sun off the dogs, people complained so the law was changed. yay for us! and personally 5% is not to dark considering Most suv's you buy from the factory are atleast that dark if not darker. and i have the paper work to show that it is to the state of maine Laws.
    Im pretty sure that no company has ever shipped a car from the factory with a 5% tint, let alone darker than that. Do you think a soccer mom in an SUV would be able to reverse that thing at night with a 2% tint? No no no no

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    Day 1 just brought it home, rainy day
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    Day 2 Tinted 35% front side, 20% rear side, partially sunny/ overcast looks darker than it really is.
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    Piece of trim the Tinter place broke
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    5% to the rear
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    from inside looking out the back through 5% tint
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    looking through 20% side rears
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    Very nice and cool pictures. I like it.

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    Any SUVs I've bought have had the front tint matched at roughly 20%.


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    OH SNAP! Congrats!

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    Quote Originally Posted by bobedward View Post
    Very nice and cool pictures. I like it.
    Quote Originally Posted by subie_riegs View Post
    OH SNAP! Congrats!
    Thanks guys.

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    Looks good and congrats, but good luck at night! I had 15% on the rears in my acura and when I was out of the city at night time, I might as well have had no windows at all.
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    Its actually quite easy to break that trim piece.I broke mine while trying to take it off.It has to be taken off if you are removing the door card.
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