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      07-28-2008, 06:15 PM   #1
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Advice needed! Dealer Scratched my tint

I just picked my car up from the dealership because the door actulator went bad and blew out my door fuses, anyways I realized there were many scratch/ dent marks on the drivers side window.. I called my SA and he said come in so the manager can take a look at it, what do you guys think my chances are of getting them to fix it..

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      07-28-2008, 06:54 PM   #2
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9 views and not one person can voice their opinion? nice.. e90post is filled with trolls
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      07-28-2008, 06:59 PM   #3
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I know when I got my tint, it included a "lifetime warranty" against this type of stuff. Maybe the place where you got it tinted can fix it.
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depends on the dealer, if they are cool about it, they may just have it repaired for you. However, i would first try with going back to where you had it tinted as the previous poster recommended.
most dealers have disclaimers on not being responsible for aftermarket accessories

I have run into these issues w/ when people tint their windshields and removing state inspection stickers (its a legal issue) however i have been able to repair it every time
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Besides, the argument of the scratches not being there prior to the repair being done should be a no brainer considering the TYPE of repair rendered.

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      07-29-2008, 02:14 AM   #6
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Well, I took the car back in and spoke with the SA and the tech that worked on my car.. They said he didnt work on the drivers side door, so I dono.... The tint job was under the counter, no lifetime warranty for me.. Oh well..
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Hope the stealers do fix it. Makes me wonder about my car when I tint mines.
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