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      04-05-2010, 11:05 AM   #1
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Hey Guys,

I know a lot of you are looking to get tints done, so I wanted to see how many of you guys were interested in getting them done. If you guys have any suggestions let me know and I will call around and get a great deal for all of us.

I have contacted umbra and hopefully they can give us a great deal, will contact a few today and tomorrow as well
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do they carry ceramic lifetime tint? How will this work, with the wait and all; usually takes a few hours before we can pick up car

edit: nvm saw other thread with pinnacle
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      04-05-2010, 02:36 PM   #3
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as much as i think umbra's awesome, i have to go back there for the second time to get my drivers side redone. the coupes are really tricky though because of how the windows automatically open a bit when opening the door, it leaves a higher chance something will get caught in the edges and start to peel.

but +1 on lifetime warranty (as long as their in business). only thing is that i live uber far, and their quite busy all the time.
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      04-05-2010, 02:37 PM   #4
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as much as i think umbra's awesome, i have to go back there for the second time to get my drivers side redone. the coupes are really tricky though because of how the windows automatically open a bit when opening the door, it leaves a higher chance something will get caught in the edges and start to peel.

but +1 on lifetime warranty (as long as their in business). only thing is that i live uber far, and their quite busy all the time.
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      04-05-2010, 02:42 PM   #5
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I'll need my fronts redone so I could possibly be in.
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      04-05-2010, 03:12 PM   #6
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cool lets start a list
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find out a specific price for just my fronts and I'll let you know if I need it.
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I really want tints, keep us posted.
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once i find out the price i'll be down.. and if it's after the 24th. Ill be bringing a e92 and a 04 lancer.
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planning to wait on site or are they just gonna install it right away and just let you drive off?
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I might be interested for some ceramic tints as I have comfort access
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as much as i think umbra's awesome, i have to go back there for the second time to get my drivers side redone. the coupes are really tricky though because of how the windows automatically open a bit when opening the door, it leaves a higher chance something will get caught in the edges and start to peel.

but +1 on lifetime warranty (as long as their in business). only thing is that i live uber far, and their quite busy all the time.
yeah.. I tinted mine at a local shop. They finish it nicely but just the driver side tint keep getting mess up because the automatic window roll up. yeah start peeling from the bottom left ..usually they will have problems with rimless window
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when i had done this before they told me to have people come during the day to get them installed
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I might be interested for some ceramic tints as I have comfort access
I might be interested too.
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I might be interested for some ceramic tints as I have comfort access
not interested anymore, unfortunately it looks like Chicago is still enforcing the tint law because there is a city ordinance that overrides the state law - what a joke...

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Budz135i: add your name to the list.. let's start a group buy for it.
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not interested anymore, unfortunately it looks like Chicago is still enforcing the tint law because there is a city ordinance that overrides the state law - what a joke...

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showpo...&postcount=222
count me out then
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well can chicago enforce it if you don't actually LIVE in chicago (like if you live in the burbs)?
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I went to a hearing for a $250 tint ticket that I got when my car was parked on Clark St in Chicago. I live in the burbs so I got the ticket dropped. This was about a month ago.
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