E90Post
 


N54Tuning.com
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > BMW E90/E92/E93 3-series General Forums > Photo/Video/Media Gallery > Official Window Tinting Picture Thread



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      05-25-2012, 03:34 PM   #331
terfer
Private First Class
terfer's Avatar
2
Rep
177
Posts

 
Drives: 14 GTR, 13 C250 Cpe, 09 335i
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: NYC

iTrader: (5)

On the pre-lci E90, was anyone able to get the rear 3rd brake light tinted also? Seems like a lot of the tint jobs on the thread had it cut out. Is it not possible to get that area tinted?
Appreciate 0
      05-25-2012, 04:46 PM   #332
BlackedOutE90
M3SEDAN
BlackedOutE90's Avatar
United_States
1
Rep
109
Posts

 
Drives: Black on Black 2008 E90 M3
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana

iTrader: (2)

Garage List
2008 BMW M3  [4.50]


Old pics, have done tons since this shot. But Im at 15% back and rear, 30% front.
Appreciate 0
      05-25-2012, 05:03 PM   #333
BMWBlackout
Classic Cars Nissan Salesman
BMWBlackout's Avatar
United_States
3
Rep
115
Posts

 
Drives: E90 328i
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Moorestown, NJ

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2007 BMW 328i  [4.25]
5% Tint all the way around except front windshield (Maybe 30% soon). I'm from NJ and we have the strictest tint laws, so far no problems with cops.

__________________
Appreciate 0
      05-28-2012, 02:05 PM   #334
blaQouT
GA State
blaQouT's Avatar
2
Rep
76
Posts

 
Drives: 335i
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Atlanta

iTrader: (0)

Anybody have 5% all around with 50% on the windshield?
Appreciate 0
      05-28-2012, 03:34 PM   #335
jiihoo
Registered
jiihoo's Avatar
Finland
0
Rep
4
Posts

 
Drives: e91 ///M-sport
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: tre

iTrader: (0)

3M 20% rear, rear sides and rear doors

__________________
E91 ///M-sport 'Performance'|Performance; diff; splitters; kidneys|Blacklines|Cyba|GruppeM|MtecV3|
Appreciate 0
      05-29-2012, 08:10 PM   #336
Mojave92
yunior
Mojave92's Avatar
Dominican Republic
0
Rep
17
Posts

 
Drives: 09-328xi mojave metallic
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: North j. hudson county

iTrader: (0)

Tint :20% back windshield. 35% side windows. 50% front windshield.
Attached Images
      
__________________
Appreciate 0
      05-29-2012, 09:26 PM   #337
hickoryE92
First Lieutenant
4
Rep
337
Posts

 
Drives: Black E92 335i
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: NC

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by r3cKoNize View Post
Bad picture but paid $150 + $50 tip for 15% everywhere and 50% on the windshield. Wish I went darker to be honest oh well.
Wish you went darker on the sides/back or on the windshield? I'm looking to tint soon and was going to start with 5% all around and wait to see how I like that before doing the windshield.

Also, how is night driving with 50% on the windshield? Can you tell any difference at all. I had 40% on one of my cars but the headlights were no where near the performance of BMW's.
Appreciate 0
      05-30-2012, 04:20 PM   #338
tshoww
G
United_States
9
Rep
378
Posts

 
Drives: 09 AW e90
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Vegas

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by hickoryE92 View Post
Wish you went darker on the sides/back or on the windshield? I'm looking to tint soon and was going to start with 5% all around and wait to see how I like that before doing the windshield.

Also, how is night driving with 50% on the windshield? Can you tell any difference at all. I had 40% on one of my cars but the headlights were no where near the performance of BMW's.
The windshield I do wish I went darker to 40-35% and for the sides i'm not a big fan of darker shades for the back windows. I like when they are all the same %, if I were to have it tinted again I would do 5% all around with 40-35% on the windshield. Night driving has been fine with the windshield I can see out perfect with the nice bright white headlights. Hope this helps!
__________________
|2009| e90 335i |Alpine White|
Appreciate 0
      06-13-2012, 11:30 AM   #339
adriang
Captain
Canada
9
Rep
623
Posts

 
Drives: 2011 BMW 335d
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Nobleton

iTrader: (0)

So I went through all 16 pages here, still debating what to put on my car

I'm going to iTint in Vaughan area in Ontario, they have llumar tint.

I think 20% is too dark and 35% is not dark enough, I will see what they say when I go in today...

Its a bsm with white leather interior bimmer
__________________
2011 BMW 335d
Appreciate 0
      08-27-2012, 10:48 PM   #340
AGO 530
...
AGO 530's Avatar
Canada
2
Rep
104
Posts

 
Drives: AW '11 335i E90
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Toronto

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by adriang View Post
So I went through all 16 pages here, still debating what to put on my car

I'm going to iTint in Vaughan area in Ontario, they have llumar tint.

I think 20% is too dark and 35% is not dark enough, I will see what they say when I go in today...

Its a bsm with white leather interior bimmer
Did you end up using iTint in Vaughan? If so, what shade(s) did you get and how would you rate the quality of the installation?
Appreciate 0
      08-28-2012, 11:17 AM   #341
adriang
Captain
Canada
9
Rep
623
Posts

 
Drives: 2011 BMW 335d
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Nobleton

iTrader: (0)

Hey yes I did go to iTint, I went with a 35% tint. Although I have white interior and I should have went a bit darker, but anyways it is much better then no tint at all. Installation is near perfect, just one minor mistake on my drivers side window but it is not noticeable at all unless I really look.
__________________
2011 BMW 335d
Appreciate 0
      08-30-2012, 05:24 PM   #342
Xalainbonusx
Private
United_States
5
Rep
56
Posts

 
Drives: 07 E92 328i. MW on Black
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: OC, California

iTrader: (0)



20% tint + full matte white and CF roof wrap Did it all myself and lovin it!
Appreciate 0
      08-30-2012, 09:14 PM   #343
mapleridge
Banned
43
Rep
2,681
Posts

 
Drives: E90 N52 AT
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Vancouver, BC

iTrader: (4)

anyone do a platinum reflective tint on their bimmer like the factory benz's?
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2012, 08:31 PM   #344
Monymony
New Member
0
Rep
8
Posts

 
Drives: 328 i 08
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Miami

iTrader: (0)

I have 20% all around XD
Appreciate 0
      09-09-2012, 09:07 PM   #345
2ndname
Autobot
2ndname's Avatar
4
Rep
454
Posts

 
Drives: E90 325i Auto~NO~Go
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: East Bay

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2006 BMW 325i  [5.00]
35% front, 5% rear
__________________
Appreciate 0
      09-10-2012, 10:41 AM   #346
my_335i
New Member
0
Rep
13
Posts

 
Drives: e90 335i
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: North County SD

iTrader: (0)

15% in front 5% in back
Appreciate 0
      03-09-2013, 01:33 AM   #347
$hah$
Private First Class
$hah$'s Avatar
United_States
1
Rep
105
Posts

 
Drives: '13 E92 335i
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Los Angeles

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2013 E92  [0.00]
2010 BMW E92  [4.50]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Xalainbonusx View Post


20% tint + full matte white and CF roof wrap Did it all myself and lovin it!
Sick!
__________________
Appreciate 0
      03-15-2013, 10:13 AM   #348
j33ven
Zim Zimma
j33ven's Avatar
United Kingdom
0
Rep
37
Posts

 
Drives: 325D M Sport
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: UK

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Hotcoupe View Post
Had my two fronts done last week:







Car looks mint. What % tint have you got on here?
Appreciate 0
      03-15-2013, 10:33 AM   #349
EstrlM3
Private
1
Rep
54
Posts

 
Drives: SGM 330i
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: So Cal

iTrader: (0)

+1 any more of the car above?

Quote:
Originally Posted by xborndaballx View Post
30% sides



Uploaded with ImageShack.us
Did you get rear window done also? do you have a few more angles? Im trying to decide between 30% and 45%
Appreciate 0
      03-15-2013, 01:06 PM   #350
Hotcoupe
Major General
Hotcoupe's Avatar
United Kingdom
70
Rep
6,105
Posts

 
Drives: Don't know yet!
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: UK

iTrader: (2)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by j33ven View Post
Car looks mint. What % tint have you got on here?
Rears are factory protection glass, fronts are 35%.


Quote:
Originally Posted by EstrlM3 View Post
+1 any more of the car above?
No probs

















Enough?
__________________
=================================


Never argue with an idiot on the internet. He will drag you down to his level and beat you with experience.
Appreciate 0
      03-16-2013, 02:27 AM   #351
EstrlM3
Private
1
Rep
54
Posts

 
Drives: SGM 330i
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: So Cal

iTrader: (0)

perfect, looks like im going with wincos 30.
Appreciate 0
      03-16-2013, 12:25 PM   #352
xborndaballx
Enthusiast
xborndaballx's Avatar
United_States
7
Rep
670
Posts

 
Drives: Arctic Metallic E90 335i
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Orlando, FL

iTrader: (3)

Quote:
Originally Posted by EstrlM3 View Post
+1 any more of the car above?



Did you get rear window done also? do you have a few more angles? Im trying to decide between 30% and 45%
It was 30% all around, but since that picture I had the 30% stripped and retinted 5% on the very rear and 15% on the doors, I like it much better. The 30% wasnt dark enough for me
__________________


COBB/VRSF Catless DP/BMS OCC/BMS DCI/MTECH Steering Wheel/Forgestar F14/DEPO Blackline/3M Brushed Metallic Trim Wrap/PE Mod/LED Halo/Matte Black Kidney Grille
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 11:06 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