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The History of Car Window Tint

Car window tint goes as far back as the 40s, but what we are going to focus on today is when window tint film was first invented in the 60s. Here are the three stages it went through, leading up to modern attractive and long-lasting tints. Dye-Based Tints – For about 25 years, this was the tint that dominated the

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3 Myths About Car Window Tinting

Sometimes we hear people making comments about window tinting that we just can’t ignore. Not only are the comments untrue, but they may even turn a car owner away from taking advantage of a product that could really benefit them. Here are three myths about car window tinting that we just felt we had to correct. Myth 1 – It

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3 Things You May Not Know About Car Window Tinting

Car window tinting looks cool, keeps the inside of your car cool, and it’s a great way to upgrade your ride. Those things are pretty well known. But there are a few things about car window tinting that you may not realize. Here are three lesser-known facts about window tint for cars. Old car tint may mess with your signal

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A Brief History of Car Window Tinting

Window tinting may seem to be a rather modern invention, but it actually dates back about 70 years to just after the Second World War. Luxury vehicles started to come with a tint straight out of the factory for the first time. However, since this was a rarity, drivers who wanted to emulate this luxury used spray tint. Unfortunately, spray

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“Is My Car Window Tint Legal in Any State?”

In the state of California, there are some pretty particular car window tint laws. For example, when it comes to the windshield, you can only tint the very top few inches. There are also restrictions on the side windows for the front of the vehicle. However, California is far from having the strictest tint laws. Some states don’t allow any

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