My G8....Tinted!

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    My G8....Tinted!

    I finally got the G8 tinted today. I've been pondering it for about a month, but decided it was time. It has 30% on the sides (the legal limit in our state) and 25% on the back window (don't tell the highway patrol). I think the car looks 100x better with the tint; which is weird comeing from me...I'm not usually a big tint fan.




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    Looks good. Tinting is usually one of the first things I do.
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    Told you it would look awesome.
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    How is that even legal? What's the percentage. It looks great, of course, but I worry about you getting ticketed.

    Unless Kansas is like every other low-brow state that doesn't either have such laws or enforce them.


    EDIT: now I see what you typed. Goodluck!

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    Re: My G8....Tinted!

    I've never liked tinting. I guess I'm too much of an old fart.
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    Re: My G8....Tinted!

    Quote Originally Posted by Buick61 View Post
    How is that even legal? What's the percentage. It looks great, of course, but I worry about you getting ticketed.

    Unless Kansas is like every other low-brow state that doesn't either have such laws or enforce them.


    EDIT: now I see what you typed. Goodluck!
    Mine are light compared to most vehicles around here. A lot of the places that tint only do illegal tint, so about everyone has illegal tint. I didn't want to mess with it though, so I'm staying mostly legal.

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    Re: My G8....Tinted!

    SAAAWEET! Everyone worries about getting a ticket on here. I had 5% on my Sonoma for 7 years without any problems Guess the cops have bigger fish to fry in my area. Anyway, I did 20% all the way around on the wifes, but yours looks darker, probably because its black.

    Oh, something else I did was buy an extra center cap and painted it silver to match the wheel. I have always thought the black cap looked out of place. I am going to post up pics to see what ya'll think.
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    It looks great, NSAP.

    30% is the limit here in Alabama. My wife does not like tint. I love it. It is a must down here with a black interior along with dedicated use of a windshield screen too.



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    Re: My G8....Tinted!

    Very nice!! Awesome looking car... Tint is always the first thing I do as well...


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    Nice car man gotta love the G8. Tint looks great with the black

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    Re: My G8....Tinted!

    I think tint makes every car look better. Your G8 is looking GREAT!!!

    when I initially got tint, it was because I felt like people were watching an animal at the zoo everytime I'd eat a burger in my car. Self conscious I guess.

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    Re: My G8....Tinted!

    Quote Originally Posted by Hitman1970 View Post
    It looks great, NSAP.

    30% is the limit here in Alabama. My wife does not like tint. I love it. It is a must down here with a black interior along with dedicated use of a windshield screen too.

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    Re: My G8....Tinted!

    Looking good.

    Our Envoy came from the factory with that Solar-Ray tint or whatever on the back windows, and when I was at the supermarket, a guy actually yelled at me saying that my tint was too dark.

    Uhh...it came like that...from the factory...standard...
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    Looks great nsap, it really compliments the paint.

    Quote Originally Posted by FenwickHockey65 View Post
    Looking good.

    Our Envoy came from the factory with that Solar-Ray tint or whatever on the back windows, and when I was at the supermarket, a guy actually yelled at me saying that my tint was too dark.

    Uhh...it came like that...from the factory...standard...
    Some dude was seriously pissed at you or was he just giving you a hard time?
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    your interior will definitely stay cooler when parked in the sun
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