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Old 05-08-2005, 06:27 PM   #1
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Question Net Transmitted light tint Question

Hey guys, I got a Sonic Blue 5 door SVT which I think will look really nice with tints. Im from WI and the law is 35% all the way around...NET. So my question is this. Since the windows are already OEM tinted on the SVT's (solar tint) will adding 35% tint make the net light transmission too dark?? Would a cop care if he light metered it and it came out to be like 32%?? Thanks..also, if anyone has a Sonic SVT that is tinted 35% and could post pics thatd be much appreciated!


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Old 05-08-2005, 07:31 PM   #2
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well if you got 35 it will darken down to be about 30%. the difference is not that big. i dont think they would bother you over it.
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Old 05-08-2005, 11:22 PM   #3
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just pray n drive. i pray while drivin with my all around 5% tint.
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Old 05-08-2005, 11:44 PM   #4
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The difference will be almost unnoticable. I dont think any one will bother you, and even if they do, you can explain that the windows were tinted from the factory and you only have 35%. Or you can do what my friend does and get a shop to do 15% for you and have the shop mark down that they gave you 35% and act dumb when you get pulled over and show the receipt the shop gave you. He hasnt been pulled over yet, but that is his plan.
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Old 05-09-2005, 06:52 AM   #5
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just think of the ticket as a pay to play fee...
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Old 05-09-2005, 08:29 PM   #6
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yeah just pray. i work 3rd shift so i have to go through town at night so i roll with all the windows down cause i cant afford a 150$ fine. but in your case the difference is so small they shouldnt bother you.
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Old 05-10-2005, 03:52 AM   #7
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i live in WI too, and i have never seen anyone get a ticket for too dark of tint. a friend of mine who is "well known" by the cops around here has 20% and they haven't said anything about it.
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stupid laws like this get on my nerves. I understand they are trying to protect cops, but properly teaching drivers what to do when they are pulled over would help even more. And If I was a cop, I wouldn't get near a car until they rolled the window down.
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Old 05-10-2005, 12:57 PM   #9
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just pray n drive. i pray while drivin with my all around 5% tint.
Me too but I still look out for the police
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Old 05-11-2005, 06:33 AM   #10
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man the make some stupid laws
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