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Old 07-20-2009, 07:37 AM
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Stock rear tint %?

i want to get my front windows matched to my rears... and i wanna know what to ask for.

anyone know off the top of their head?

2007 Laredo, 28X package (if that effects tint, i dont know)
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Old 07-20-2009, 07:38 AM
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Re: Stock rear tint %?

I already know what everyone is going to say. Go 15% bro... No higher that 20% if you want to be close to the stock rears. Also check this thread out. A lot of input there...

http://jeepgarage.org/showthread.php...highlight=tint

Either way it's a great mod. Was my very first mod. I made the apt before I actually had the truck and drove it right there drom the dealer. LOL
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Old 07-20-2009, 07:41 AM
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Re: Stock rear tint %?

is that what it is? i want to match it.... isnt that maddd illegal?
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Old 07-20-2009, 07:44 AM
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Re: Stock rear tint %?

I think 35% is legal but it's at your own risk. I have 15% and I got pulled over with that and dark tinted tails and the cop made no mention of it. but def check this out...

http://jeepgarage.org/showthread.php...highlight=tint
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Re: Stock rear tint %?

wow, my search failed to bring that post up, sorry for the re-post.

and thanks for the link!
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Re: Stock rear tint %?

the factory tint is 18%
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Old 07-20-2009, 07:55 AM
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Re: Stock rear tint %?

Yeah its 18% factory smoked glass. When you go to the tint shop ask them to match what you have. Even with 15% or 20% your front two windows should seem lighter because light is still passing from the windshield.
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Old 07-20-2009, 07:58 AM
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Re: Stock rear tint %?

if you do 15%, it will match the back perfectly.
35% is a step lighter and will keep the popo off of you while having front window tint
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Re: Stock rear tint %?

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if you do 15%, it will match the back perfectly.
35% is a step lighter and will keep the popo off of you while having front window tint
True, but 35% will look off. I had it before and it annoyed me.
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Re: Stock rear tint %?

35 is too light. The 15% will look lighter cause like Mamba said the windshield brings in a ton of light so 15% will look like 20% during the day. and if there's cops around I just open the moonroof to let light in. LOL
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Re: Stock rear tint %?

and someone said something about not rolling the windows down? why not? do you mean just while the tint settles?
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Re: Stock rear tint %?

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and someone said something about not rolling the windows down? why not? do you mean just while the tint settles?
Yeah leave it up for a while. at least 2-3 days. Well thats what the guy said.

2nd time I got it tinted, lmao I rolled the passengers side halfway down by accident. I was about to flip. Saw bubbles and all that but after 2 days. She was fine.
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