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tint color question #399263 Feb 13, 6:35pm Feb 13, 6:35pm
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tint color question
i have 35% tint in the front and 15% in the back...

for some reason in far away distance, the 35% tint in the front seems to be the color green...(not a light black, but a different, stock looking color)..

for people who has 35% tint in the front, is this wut its suppose to look like?

what % tint should i get fro the front to make it look not as green. i was planning on 20% in the front and keeping the 15% in the back...

thanks for all inputs.

(taking pictures wont help, becasue the pictures captures the darkness of the tint..only in person will it look like stockl tint)

Re: tint color question [Re: asnRider] #399264 Feb 13, 7:29pm Feb 13, 7:29pm
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I have 32% on the front 2 sides and it is black as can be for me. confused

Re: tint color question [Re: MptGlw69] #399265 Feb 14, 8:47am Feb 14, 8:47am
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The shop that did it for you probably used some cheap ass tint, they're suppose to look black no matter what the darkness is... just a matter of lighter or darker shade of black. When I did mine I specifically told them I didn't want anything that looks green or purple, just black... and it turned out really good!

Re: tint color question [Re: speed_celica] #399266 Feb 14, 9:35am Feb 14, 9:35am
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i have 15% all around

Re: tint color question [Re: PnOyGtS] #399267 Feb 14, 12:41pm Feb 14, 12:41pm
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The green is probably from the UV protection film that kills UV rays from the sun, it may have blended in with your tint. BTW my tint is 5% hehe...


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Re: tint color question [Re: Polykarb] #399268 Feb 16, 10:21am Feb 16, 10:21am
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it depends on what brand the shop uses. i have 20% and they look gray/brown in the sun.


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Re: tint color question [Re: DisGqBoi] #399269 Feb 16, 9:00pm Feb 16, 9:00pm
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mine look green from far away too , i guess its just the way the sun hits it. doesnt yellow and black make green .loll

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