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Old 06-19-2012, 08:45 PM   #521
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Got mine done 5% all around so glad it's done, just the few days I had to wait were to many. Love the way it looks and the how much cooler it feels inside.

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Old 06-20-2012, 09:21 PM   #522
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2012 Pinnacle Formula1 15 tint

Here is my 2012 with Pinnacle Forumla1 15 all around. Had the choice of 50/35/15. I decided to go dark, so far I am glad.







Note that I have the sunroof open, with it close it is darker:



Out driver side and front windshield



Inside shot out of driver side.

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Old 06-20-2012, 09:26 PM   #523
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Darker tint is always a good thing , looking good in the steerling gray C-dan
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Here is my 2012 with Pinnacle Forumla1 15 all around. Had the choice of 50/35/15. I decided to go dark, so far I am glad.

Inside shot out of driver side.

I love this, during the day picture barley looks like there is tint on there. Take it at night and you cant see $hit lol
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Old 06-23-2012, 08:25 PM   #524
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I got my Focus on Wednesday and had tint done today (Saturday). 15% all the way around with a strip on the windshield too. I could have gone down to 5% but I just think that would have been a little too dark for me.







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Old 06-23-2012, 08:35 PM   #525
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I'm getting mine done next weekend. Pictures will be posted. 35% fronts. 20% back. Ziebarts is doing the installation. Has anyone had any work done there?

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Old 06-23-2012, 08:47 PM   #526
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I'm getting mine done next weekend. Pictures will be posted. 35% fronts. 20% back. Ziebarts is doing the installation. Has anyone had any work done there?

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I had my last car done at Ziebart and will never go back. There was dirt under the film that caused it to bubble on all the windows and they gave me a hard time when I wanted them to take it off and redo it. There were several imperfections the second time around too, but it was such a hassle to get them to redo their first bad job that I decided to live with a few imperfections. I should have had them remove it completely and give me a refund so I could go somewhere else. They did not care at all if they did a quality ob or not. They are a chain, so I'm sure every one is different. You might check with other people who have had tint done at that particular Ziebart.
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Old 06-24-2012, 11:24 AM   #527
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I'm getting mine done next weekend. Pictures will be posted. 35% fronts. 20% back. Ziebarts is doing the installation. Has anyone had any work done there?

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If you ever head down closer to Detroit you should check out shaders tinting in Clinton twp. I got mine there and I can't find a single issue.
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I got my Focus' windows tinted over the weekend. The only place that could get me in on a Saturday had GeoShield Darkmatter film, which I'd never heard of, but researched it a bit and decided to go for it. So far I am very happy with the results, it is ceramic film and was priced a bit cheaper than the Formula One film I was looking at. I got 48% on the fronts (thanks to Utah's ridiculous 43% law) and 5% on the back windows.
















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Old 06-25-2012, 11:54 AM   #529
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I got my Focus' windows tinted over the weekend. The only place that could get me in on a Saturday had GeoShield Darkmatter film, which I'd never heard of, but researched it a bit and decided to go for it. So far I am very happy with the results, it is ceramic film and was priced a bit cheaper than the Formula One film I was looking at. I got 48% on the fronts (thanks to Utah's ridiculous 43% law) and 5% on the back windows.

















Yeah, I live in Utah as well and had mine tinted with Formula One Pinnacle. I wanted to go with 40 for the fronts but they wouldn't go with it so I went with 50 for the fronts and 35 elsewhere. I didn't want to go so different on the back that it was such a big difference from the fronts.

Just remember that even without after market tint there is some tint in the windows from the factory so a 50, which is actually a 54, winds up being something like 48 when the factory tint is taken into account.


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Old 06-25-2012, 12:01 PM   #530
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Got mine done last week. The tint guy said Texas requires 40% front sides, 20% rear sides, and no minimum on the hatch, but Tintlaws.com says that TX requires 25% all sides, no minimum on hatch, so not sure which one is right. I'd think he'd be keeping up with the most recent laws considering he owns the business. If I can really have 25% up front, I'm thinking I may go get the front sides re-done. Although...they don't look that different to me....

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