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Old 01-03-2014, 06:51 AM   #1
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Tail Light Tint Help?

I have been throwing the idea back and forward about tinting my tail lights, so I was wondering if anyone could help me?

Since the RS tail lights are already "darker" then the non-RS lights, I only wanted to go a little bit darker.

Does anyone perhaps have a picture of a 50% tint or perhaps a little lighter?

I'm trying to make this work nicely with IBM.

Thank you!
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Old 01-03-2014, 06:53 AM   #2
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Try ebay they have precut tint and u can pick light or dark tint i have the lighter tint
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Old 01-03-2014, 06:56 AM   #3
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Try ebay they have precut tint and u can pick light or dark tint i have the lighter tint
Thats kinda what I'm looking for people to help me with pictures for examples.

I dont' want to buy something, and then realize I hated it and it wasn't what i wanted.
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Old 01-03-2014, 07:54 AM   #4
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Thats kinda what I'm looking for people to help me with pictures for examples.

I dont' want to buy something, and then realize I hated it and it wasn't what i wanted.
Got mine from headlight armor. They are great quality and make several color levels:

http://www.headlightarmor.com/

I did not want to dark to I went 50% (light smoke)








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Old 01-03-2014, 08:00 AM   #5
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Thanks!

Is that tint or light covers?
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Old 01-03-2014, 08:02 AM   #6
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Is that tint or light covers?
Tint. Last pic I just posted shows them the best.
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Old 01-03-2014, 08:31 AM   #7
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Is that before and after? Cause second picture is much darker.
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Old 01-03-2014, 08:44 AM   #8
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Is that before and after? Cause second picture is much darker.
They are all after. It's just in the 3rd one the car does not have direct sun on it, that is why I though the 3rd pic showed it the best.

I wanted to dull the red but still be somewhat reflective.
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Old 01-03-2014, 08:47 AM   #9
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Great. Thank you for all your help!

Any idea how to polish them to a shine?
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Had one more question. See my edit.

Sorry lol
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Old 01-03-2014, 08:50 AM   #12
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Please save yourself some money, and just go buy a roll of window tint and DIY. Don't waste your money on those kits on eBay.
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Old 01-03-2014, 08:50 AM   #13
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Had one more question. See my edit.

Sorry lol
There are a thick vinyl and have some shine to them already already, they are certainly not flat. You can see the shine in the 1st pic.
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Old 01-03-2014, 09:36 AM   #14
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A common way is a pair of tights (pantyhose) stretched over the lens, it obviously, does mean taking out the lens, but it does work & the color/darkness levels are huge
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