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Old 02-28-2013, 07:03 PM   #21
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Sweet, I wasn't even aware Dealers will do this! Cool, I would feel much better getting it done there than a shitty rim shop or somethin.

Anyone know the life of tint film? How long does it last or stay nice looking?
Yeah at least you have a better feeling they'll stand behind it. A good tint job should have a lifetime warranty (at least as long as you own the car).
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Old 02-28-2013, 07:06 PM   #22
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I always use very high quality 3M tint. Just got mine tinted last weekend with 3M Color Stable tint. The hardest thing to do is find a good reputable shop. Look at google reviews and if you have access, Angie's List. I personally use Tint America as they are national and I can watch them during the process and make sure they use the right film. Lots of places will charge for the good stuff and won't put it on. My Ti would have been $400 including tip had I not had a Groupon.
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I always use very high quality 3M tint. Just got mine tinted last weekend with 3M Color Stable tint. The hardest thing to do is find a good reputable shop. Look at google reviews and if you have access, Angie's List. I personally use Tint America as they are national and I can watch them during the process and make sure they use the right film. Lots of places will charge for the good stuff and won't put it on. My Ti would have been $400 including tip had I not had a Groupon.
Why would you ever pay that much? The dealers by me charge around $200 and they use good quality llumar tint.
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Any ammonia based window cleaner will eat and ruin tint, use a non ammonia cleaner

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What glass cleaners do you guys use to clean your tint? Is Stoner Invisble glass safe?
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Most automotive grade glass cleaners are ammonia free. Stay away from the household glass cleaners. go to autozone, oreilly, walmart, target, etc and go to the auto section by the cleaners.

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What glass cleaners do you guys use to clean your tint? Is Stoner Invisble glass safe?
I use Invisible Glass, it is ammonia free and safe to use. I recommend a waffle towel for windows.
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RainX sells a tint safe glass cleaner. I have been using it and it works nicely.
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I got mine done at what people said were the best tinter in Brevard County in Florida. Same as other poster, some bubbles and dust. Oh well.
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I have a couple of bubbles but they are in very obscure spots. Not really a big deal. First bad tint job costed 180$. The second tint job which looks much much better cost me 220. It is a high quality Llumar tint. You get what you pay for... Although 220 isn't too bad!
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