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Front windshield tinted 50%

Discussion in 'Product Reviews' started by Maintenance Man, May 20, 2010.

  1. May 20, 2010 at 9:45 AM
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    Maintenance Man

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    I Just got my whole front windshield tinted @ 50%. Looks great, not that noticable to get you pulled over alot. But it helps out on those sunny days! Pics coming soon.
     
  2. May 20, 2010 at 9:49 AM
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    LeadFootCaliKid

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    You got your winshield tinted...? :confused:
     
  3. May 20, 2010 at 9:50 AM
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    lol...not something I'd advertise on a forum

    I had the windshield tinted on a previous car, you couldn't really tell when you were inside, but looking in....a whole different story
     
  4. May 20, 2010 at 9:51 AM
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  5. May 20, 2010 at 9:52 AM
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    ive always tinted my windshields, just always got them to dark. for those of you that may want to tint whole windshield, they have a 50% tint. You can see just find at night, or at least I can.
     
  6. May 20, 2010 at 9:52 AM
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    lol no way you got your windshield tinted. are you meaning the front side windows?
     
  7. May 20, 2010 at 9:53 AM
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    yes, every window in my truck is tinted. whole front is 50% and sides and back are 30%
     
  8. May 20, 2010 at 9:54 AM
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    is that legal in your state? i've never heard of doing the whole window, just the strip along the top
     
  9. May 20, 2010 at 9:55 AM
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  10. May 20, 2010 at 9:56 AM
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    NO, its not legal. YES, you can get pulled over for this. Yes, for some people, it affects night driving if you go too dark. NOT recommended for everyone.

    But in South GA, it gets HOT! This helps out!
     
  11. May 20, 2010 at 9:57 AM
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    post a pic when you can, just doesn't seem like a good idea to me
     
  12. May 20, 2010 at 9:58 AM
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    look at pic on thread #4
     
  13. May 20, 2010 at 9:59 AM
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    I also have my windshield tinted. I love it, certainly helps fight the glare of HIDs in halogen housing that a lot of people are running.
     
  14. May 20, 2010 at 9:59 AM
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  15. May 20, 2010 at 9:59 AM
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    :duel:
     
  16. May 20, 2010 at 10:00 AM
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    ummmm.....I can see it. Ill try to fix
     
  17. May 20, 2010 at 10:00 AM
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    Here is mine 40% front windshield and side windows. Rear is around 17%

    [​IMG]
     
  18. May 20, 2010 at 10:01 AM
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    cops around here would have a hay day if they saw someone with their windshield tinted
     
  19. May 20, 2010 at 10:01 AM
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    I've got my windshield tinted to 30%. I makes a big differance, plus helps out with somebody seeing what kinds of "goodies" you have in your truck. Usually people tint the side and back windows, still allowing sunlight to enter through the windshield making it easy for theives to see through the window tint. Tinting the windshield blocks out the majority of that light and makes it harder for them. But I would check your local laws for sure. And a police officer in here in Kentucky is the one that actually informed me about windshield tint. He has his tinted as well on his 4runner.
     
  20. May 20, 2010 at 10:02 AM
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    I changed my signature pic to show windshield, not the greatest pic in the world.
     
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