E90Post
 


VIBE Motorsports
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > BMW E90/E92/E93 3-series General Forums > Regional Forums > USA - Great Lakes > Illinois Tint Law *Changing*



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      07-29-2011, 08:13 PM   #265
Spazdoc
Major
Spazdoc's Avatar
16
Rep
1,186
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 E90 335i - Montego
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Winnetka, IL

iTrader: (8)

Garage List
2007 335i  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by mashen6ka View Post
yes but i read online that home rule cant be applied to everything. they use it with carrying guns but not something like tint because you cant just leave at home when you go to chicago lol

we'll see if this actually holds up in court
I agree. Is it not similar for someone from another state in which it is legal to not have a front plate to drive into Illinois and now get a ticket?
Appreciate 0
      07-30-2011, 10:45 PM   #266
Strongbark
Brigadier General
Strongbark's Avatar
No_Country
88
Rep
3,686
Posts

 
Drives: 2015 M4 on order
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Earth

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by mashen6ka View Post
I heard some people still getting screwed in chicago bc courts use "home rule" where the city overrides state law and makes it illegal to have any % in front.

Im going to court aug 3 .... so we'll see if they make me pay 250 even though i only have 50%

From what I read, this has had some positive results:

http://www.beattheman.org/content/ap...go-tint-ticket
Appreciate 0
      07-31-2011, 09:54 PM   #267
Spazdoc
Major
Spazdoc's Avatar
16
Rep
1,186
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 E90 335i - Montego
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Winnetka, IL

iTrader: (8)

Garage List
2007 335i  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tuned1 View Post
From what I read, this has had some positive results:

http://www.beattheman.org/content/ap...go-tint-ticket
Good stuff. Gonna get this saved.
Appreciate 0
      08-17-2011, 08:53 AM   #268
djkrajzi
Second Lieutenant
djkrajzi's Avatar
United_States
3
Rep
285
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 E92 328xi Alpine White
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Chicago

iTrader: (3)

Chicago does use home rule and over ride state law! I have recieved 2 tint tickets @ $250 each in the past few months. Both when my car was parked.
Appreciate 0
      08-22-2011, 05:05 PM   #269
Dr. G
Brigadier General
Dr. G's Avatar
80
Rep
4,958
Posts

 
Drives: Black e92 335i
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Brampton, Ontario

iTrader: (32)

Garage List
e92 BMW 335i  [4.35]
I will be bringing my car registered in Canada to Chicago within the next couple months as well. It will have Ontario plates on it.

I have about 35% tint up front... should this be an issue of concern for me?
__________________
JB4 / OSS Angel Eyes / Downpipes / F1-Racewerks FMIC / Custom Meth Kit / BMS DCI / ER Chargepipe / HKS BOV / BMS Meth Elbow / BMW Performance Exhaust / Carbon Fiber Inlay Quad Tips / 19" Miro 111 / Front Aero Lip / M3 Sides / VRS CSL Trunk / Mtech Rear / DD CF Quad Finned Diffuser / LCI Tails / BBK / Smoked Reflectors / F1 Euphoria LED Interior / License LED's / GT 5000k Corners / 5000k HID Fogs / Air Scoops / LED Turn Signals / FK Silverline Coilovers / HPA endlinks / Vibrant Resonators / Osram CBI 5000k D1S
Appreciate 0
      08-22-2011, 10:32 PM   #270
zhangzeyuandss
Captain
zhangzeyuandss's Avatar
United_States
12
Rep
900
Posts

 
Drives: 2011 e92 MW m3
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Indianapolis,IN

iTrader: (9)

Send a message via AIM to zhangzeyuandss Send a message via MSN to zhangzeyuandss Send a message via Yahoo to zhangzeyuandss Send a message via Skype™ to zhangzeyuandss
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dr. G View Post
I will be bringing my car registered in Canada to Chicago within the next couple months as well. It will have Ontario plates on it.

I have about 35% tint up front... should this be an issue of concern for me?
they won't give you ticket if you don't have a IL plate.
__________________

2011.5 mineral white e92 zcp 6mt m3
Appreciate 0
      08-22-2011, 10:55 PM   #271
kyleb350
Brigadier General
kyleb350's Avatar
United_States
51
Rep
4,196
Posts

 
Drives: F30 335i M-Sport
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: LoMbard, IL

iTrader: (6)

Be sure to keep the Ontario plate as long as you can.
Appreciate 0
      08-30-2011, 10:44 PM   #272
335IAF
Enlisted Member
United_States
0
Rep
49
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 E90 335I
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Shiloh, IL

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Going to chime in my .02. While i am happy the law finally changed, i think its stupid the way they have it set up. 35/35 but if you have darker than 35 in the rear you can only have 50 up front? what the hell is that about. It would make more sense to just say you can't have darker then 35 up front. Period. I'm still probably going to get mine tinted to 35/25.
Appreciate 0
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:59 PM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST