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      10-31-2006, 12:10 PM   #1
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hey everyone...thinking of maybe tinting my car....any places that you guys can recommend?

There's Autobahn which is right across the street from my office.

or Thornhill Tints.

any suggestions?
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      10-31-2006, 12:29 PM   #2
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This is the guy I use for clear bra and tints. He's the only guy in the GTA I trust to touch my car, other than me.

Trimline of MetroWest
1510 Drew Rd. Unit 16
Mississauga, Ontario L5S 1W7
Toll Free Office 1-888-694-7777
Local (905) 792-8746 * LICENSED INSTALLER!
Fax (905) 789-8126
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      10-31-2006, 08:30 PM   #3
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      10-31-2006, 10:30 PM   #4
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This is the guy I use for clear bra and tints. He's the only guy in the GTA I trust to touch my car, other than me.

Trimline of MetroWest
1510 Drew Rd. Unit 16
Mississauga, Ontario L5S 1W7
Toll Free Office 1-888-694-7777
Local (905) 792-8746 * LICENSED INSTALLER!
Fax (905) 789-8126
john@chipguard.com (John Legere)

They did my clear bra. Great job and a fair price. Their tint film looked really good. But I went with a different guy closer to where I live.
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      10-31-2006, 11:21 PM   #5
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Low is their prices compared to other places? Is it better to get the clear bra done at the dealership or there?
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Hey Alex - it depends ont he dealership. BMW Mississauga charges $350 but I am not sure if that's for hood/fenders only, or if it includes the bumper. Either way, I am sure it is a cutout and not a wrap so there are lines all around instead of just the exposed edges. Trimline is $250 for just the hood/fenders/mirrors and $600 if you do the bumper wrap too. I'd find out if BMW Miss does the bumper for the $350 price, if so it's a good deal, the only concern is who they outsource it to.
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I left a message for John a few days ago and haven't heard back from him yet

Any idea on what he charges to tint a E90 3 series sedan?
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A quote directly from John:

"The cost for the PPF wrapped on the front bumper is $400 installed. The hood and fender pre-cut kit installed is $250. The 3M Tint is $350. It is by appointment."
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hey yuggy, I have one my guys that does tinting.

$250 cash taxes in. We use Suntek premium film, and its a lifetime warranty from bubbling, wrinkling, peeling.

He specializes in BMWs, Mercedes & Audis. PM if you're interested.
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      11-02-2006, 06:20 PM   #10
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Strange I can't this guy to answer his phone or call me back after 2 messages left. I know I have the right number as I get the answering machine each time

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This is the guy I use for clear bra and tints. He's the only guy in the GTA I trust to touch my car, other than me.

Trimline of MetroWest
1510 Drew Rd. Unit 16
Mississauga, Ontario L5S 1W7
Toll Free Office 1-888-694-7777
Local (905) 792-8746 * LICENSED INSTALLER!
Fax (905) 789-8126
john@chipguard.com (John Legere)
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      11-02-2006, 08:51 PM   #11
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I dunno, I am not affiliated with them in any way, just use them - could be busy, could be out of town. If you can't find 'em I'd go with christyle's guy.
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