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      03-18-2009, 09:20 PM   #1
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Tint or Not

I can't decide if I wan't to tint. I think the M looks clean either way and if I do tint I am not sure how dark. If you have different shades of tint on your car can you post with the % of tint. I am thinking if I do the tint I will go 35% in the back and 50-55%. Trying not to get stressed by the cops but out here they can be dicks what do you think?
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      03-18-2009, 09:59 PM   #2
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I was in the same place as you a while ago but now I have no regrets after I did my tints. I got 20% all around. What ever you do, dont do the 30 in the back and 50 in the front. Just do the 35% all the way around. You can tell a difference in the 2 different tints when they are installed and will annoy the crap out of you or atleast it would to me lol.... Just MHO
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      03-18-2009, 10:03 PM   #3
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I'm doing 35 all around when I do mine
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      03-18-2009, 11:02 PM   #4
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I'm doing 35 all around when I do mine
me too...35%

where are you getting your car tinted? I will be taking my car to Rocky Mountain in Livermore since they carry F1 and guarantee the matrix dots...

maybe we can get good deal for group tint...
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      03-18-2009, 11:09 PM   #5
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      03-18-2009, 11:12 PM   #6
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oh I didnt realize that the OP is from the Bay area as well.. maybe we all should go to Rocky Mountain together... if you guys want, pm me I can ask for a group tint quote...
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      03-18-2009, 11:16 PM   #7
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http://rockymtnwindowtint.com/gallery

Ha! went on their website and look what I found under gallery
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      03-18-2009, 11:26 PM   #9
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me too...35%

where are you getting your car tinted? I will be taking my car to Rocky Mountain in Livermore since they carry F1 and guarantee the matrix dots...

maybe we can get good deal for group tint...
I'm down. When I get my car!
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      03-18-2009, 11:39 PM   #10
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when are you getting your car dude??? busman cant wait!!!
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      03-18-2009, 11:52 PM   #11
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i did 50% fronts and 20% rears... i know 35 all around looks better but a fellow forum member has gotten harassed a few times by the police so i didnt want to risk it... theyre pretty strict here in montreal
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      03-19-2009, 01:53 AM   #12
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looks naked without tint
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I did 5% all round, looks great
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      03-19-2009, 05:33 AM   #14
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looks naked without tint
lol I thought so too
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I got limo in the rear, 32 in the back, and 50 in the front two. I think its a smooth transition and the front looks somewhat lighter than the back which is good if you are trying to avoid a ticket. Most cops won't pull you over if they see that the front is lighter than the back since they don't want to pull you over without being 100% that you have tinted the front.

Of course 32% all around would look better but the 32% and 50% combo doesn't look bad at all and you won't be bothered by the cops...
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