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Old 06-05-2011, 10:03 AM   #11
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It was overcast the day the pics were taken. I find the 35% to be classy and dark enough all of the time. I debated between the Solar Gard Quantum and the Llumar Pinnacle, but because the ceramic tint is suppose to be the best I went with the Pinnacle tint.
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Old 06-05-2011, 10:56 AM   #12
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I've done research on tint laws in IL... from my understanding it's okay to tint 35% on front and rear doors. Can anyone confirm this?

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Just to be clear... 35% means 35% of light comes thru and 20% would mean 20% of light comes thru and would therefore be darker?
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I've done research on tint laws in IL... from my understanding it's okay to tint 35% on front and rear doors. Can anyone confirm this?

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That does not appear to be correct. link
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Old 06-05-2011, 11:22 AM   #15
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Just to be clear... 35% means 35% of light comes thru and 20% would mean 20% of light comes thru and would therefore be darker?
Correct. I imagine other issues such as the tint color and metallic content can alter the appearance slightly, but in terms of light transmission, yes.
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Tinting the windows on my car is high on my list, I think it'll look great with Tuxedo Black. It's just in Michigan we can't tint the front windows at all, but I might just throw caution to the wind and get a mild tint on them for uniformity.
In my next car my thought is to do 75% on the fronts, and 50% on the rear sides and back. Supposedly with a doctor's note from an Optometrist you can legally have tint on the front windows in MI.
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Old 06-05-2011, 11:33 AM   #17
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That does not appear to be correct. link
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Just did more thorough research... IL passed a law in 2009 to allow front tint if back tint is 35%. So I guess the website is outdated.
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Old 06-05-2011, 12:38 PM   #18
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In my next car my thought is to do 75% on the fronts, and 50% on the rear sides and back. Supposedly with a doctor's note from an Optometrist you can legally have tint on the front windows in MI.
I have heard this but my eye doctor won't do anything for me, I'm going to investigate it more and see what I can come up with.
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Sweet

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My Titanium with Llumar Pinnacle 35% all around.



That is a sweet looking car......can't wait to get my Sterling Silver Titanium. I have the dealer committed to tinting my windows before delivery with Lifetime Tint. I hope that I get an option on the grade of tint that I get.......but it's not co$ting me anything either.
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That's weird. I posted my pic last night and now it's gone.

Llumar 38% metallic.

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