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      04-01-2008, 12:50 PM   #45
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the week i get mine i'm doing 20% all-around, n maybe 5% on the sunroof for the summer so they can't see in unless its open ..i like 5% all around haha (petethegreek) but its jus to solid, i like the gloss look
Your going to get your sunroof tinted?
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      04-01-2008, 01:41 PM   #46
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mo hows the CSL gunmetal? i was debating gunmetal or mattblack before. got any pics?
they should be here on Friday , i wouldn't get matte black man i agree with other members it would be to much black for its own good lol
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has anyone that got the tints got bubbles? i got 2 small ones on the left front window and some small ones on the rear windshield maybe they will go away after few days of sun
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a few bubbles are to be expected. give it a few days and some sunshine and the tint should be ok
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has anyone that got the tints got bubbles? i got 2 small ones on the left front window and some small ones on the rear windshield maybe they will go away after few days of sun
yes, yes...that's why we tried explaining to everyone...although it was hard with so many people in...haha; bubbles are normal for up to 3 weeks sometimes. Colder weather means longer drying process. It's just moisture between the tint and windows still. Water that is trapped in will just evaporate. DO NOT try to push them out though. Any problems or concerns anyone...definately call us, that's what were here for.
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Just wanted to bump, we have a second Goup Buy for May 3, looks like 3-4 spots left only.

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      04-04-2008, 03:41 PM   #51
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yes, yes...that's why we tried explaining to everyone...although it was hard with so many people in...haha; bubbles are normal for up to 3 weeks sometimes. Colder weather means longer drying process. It's just moisture between the tint and windows still. Water that is trapped in will just evaporate. DO NOT try to push them out though. Any problems or concerns anyone...definately call us, that's what were here for.
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Yup, I've been watching the bubbles gradually disappear (parking in the sun did help)...I'm down to two bubbles, which I'm guessing will get whacked by the sun next week.

Anyone roll their windows down yet?
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Yup, I've been watching the bubbles gradually disappear (parking in the sun did help)...I'm down to two bubbles, which I'm guessing will get whacked by the sun next week.

Anyone roll their windows down yet?
Hehe, is this like watching water boil?
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my windows were down today on my drive home from the hospital.. my R side window goes down slower than usual, but we shall see what happens. Other than that no problems.. Anyone else??
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i haven't lowered my windows yet
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my windows were down today on my drive home from the hospital.. my R side window goes down slower than usual, but we shall see what happens. Other than that no problems.. Anyone else??
lol not to sound like a ass but do you honestly think a 0.1 mm thick film can cause your window to slow down?
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I'd like to see pictures of those recently tinted cars.

I had a Silver GTI with 40% all around and it was a bit too light. Next I had a gray A4 with 20% all around. I liked it alot but it drew a little, uh, unwanted attention. Thinking I may go 40% all around again.
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Yup, I've been watching the bubbles gradually disappear (parking in the sun did help)...I'm down to two bubbles, which I'm guessing will get whacked by the sun next week.

Anyone roll their windows down yet?
I've got 3 small ones in my back window still that I'm waiting for to go away. Other than that, it looks like it's so far so good. I rolled my windows down yesterday since I had to in order to get the ticket for a parking garage and they were fine so I've been rolling them down since then.
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I'd like to see pictures of those recently tinted cars.
Did you miss the first page?
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I still have not rolled them down. Truth be told, with all the rain, I have not driven it much. But It was out in the sun all day Sat, Sun, Wed, and yesterday. I will let it sit out tomorrow if nice, and Sunday as well. Then, I will put them down. Overkill, I am sure, but I do not care.

I am sure it is fine, but then again, except Sunday, there has been no need to put them down, so why even try?
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lol you guys are to paranoid i rolled them down on Wednesday 4 days to dry is good enough since SOG said 3 days is good enough.
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well well well...look what strolled in today...a few days too late I guess...haha




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why do the wheels look small?
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Nice! Good thing you guys had practice on these the week before Hey Ryan for the May 3rd GB, buddy of mine has an Acura TL, could he get in on this?
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why do the wheels look small?
Cus they are 18's. They are small.
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What finsih are those wheels? I thought the wheels came in gun metal for the m3
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Cus they are 18's. They are small.
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