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      04-09-2014, 10:33 AM   #23
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Going to get the tint done tomorrow. I will post pics and details of my experience at Protector Tint. So far so good as Lance is honoring the Groupon price.
how'd it go, I want to get my E85 done too.
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Going to get the tint done tomorrow. I will post pics and details of my experience at Protector Tint. So far so good as Lance is honoring the Groupon price.
We are waiting for the update man
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LOL. Patience my good man.

Great experience at Protector. Lance is a stand up guy. Install took less than an hour as my rear window was already tinted before. Tint looks good even though it's only 35%. The color match to the rear is pretty good.

They use Solar Guard or Aegis and I think he used Solar Guard on mine. Told me the usual; don't roll down or up the windows for 4 to 5 days. Told me to let any imperfections / bubbles settle for 10 days. If they persist, he will fix at no charge.

Car looks better with tint all around. I'll post pics tomorrow.
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LOL. Patience my good man.

Great experience at Protector. Lance is a stand up guy. Install took less than an hour as my rear window was already tinted before. Tint looks good even though it's only 35%. The color match to the rear is pretty good.

They use Solar Guard or Aegis and I think he used Solar Guard on mine. Told me the usual; don't roll down or up the windows for 4 to 5 days. Told me to let any imperfections / bubbles settle for 10 days. If they persist, he will fix at no charge.

Car looks better with tint all around. I'll post pics tomorrow.
Did he mention how long they would last before start fading? Any problems with cell reception inside the car?

BTW I want to get 35% all around except front windshield. Would I be pulled over for that in VA?
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50% font 35% rear in VA. Most get away with 35% all around though.
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where r the pix.
i need tint on my cars.
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Haha. You guys are funny. So impatient. I'll take some soon and post them.
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Did he mention how long they would last before start fading? Any problems with cell reception inside the car?

BTW I want to get 35% all around except front windshield. Would I be pulled over for that in VA?
No, he didn't fading. Are you keeping your car for like, 20 years or something. LOL.

I did 35% all around (except rear window of course, which was done by previous owner. If I had to guess, I'd say it 20% if not less).
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Haha. You guys are funny. So impatient. I'll take some soon and post them.
How soon?
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How soon?
Ok. So I took this picture earlier this morning at the 7-11 getting a coffee after my workout. I will inspect all windows more closely tomorrow.
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It looks really good man but this doesn't look 35% to me infront.
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Do you think it's too light for 35%? Maybe its the angle of the pic.
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Looks about right to me. the light color interior probably makes it look more than 35%

Looks good Tosh. You going to wrap the chrome window trim?
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Looks about right to me. the light color interior probably makes it look more than 35%

Looks good Tosh. You going to wrap the chrome window trim?
Yeah probably when I get back from TO. Darn traveling is messing up my time working on the car!
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Ok. So the other day I took this pic at the grocery. I didn't wanna look like a total tool standing there taking a pic of my car, so i did it kinda discretely. Haha.
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Any pics of the dot matrix?
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Any pics of the dot matrix?
e90s don't have the 3" of dot matrix that an e92 has
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Where is this matrix ?
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Where is this matrix ?
Unfortunately, no one can be told what the Matrix is. You have to see it for yourself.
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Unfortunately, no one can be told what the Matrix is. You have to see it for yourself.
Do you have to take a pill? Like a red or blue one perhaps.
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Just don't go to D&L tints in Towson - or the towson area... Had a friend of mine go in her brand new, fully loaded, 335i mtech... and they shattered the driver's side window and scraped the entire door during the install. Saw the video, and they refuted the whole thing - stating that we brought the car in with the scratches on the door, etc... it was wholly ridiculous. BMW of Towson ended up replacing the window and the damaged door as a courtesy. D&L is a bunch of...
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