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Old 02-26-2013, 12:22 PM
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Originally Posted by nakman View Post
Barry there's a shop in the building next to Big Choice that did my 100, and I think they did a terrific job. I forget the name... but you can't beat the location. They matched the fronts to the back windows, and also did the windshield in some type of clear film that supposedly blocks 50% of the heat. I did it last fall so didn't have a full summer, but I really did notice a difference when driving around in the day.

Edit: the only nuance I've noticed is with polarized sunglasses, sometimes you can see a little rainbow when looking sideways through the windshield... doesn't impair driving though. Here's a pic:
Ding ding! Sounds like a winner there. I frequently get caught up in Boulder anyway, so I just need to schedule it with them to start at 3:30. haha.
What did that run you? It's been over 24 years since I tinted a car, but back then it ran me $300.

But wait, they didn't tint the rear? Why does your early one look so much darker than my 03?
1978 13BT-40, 70 series mechanicals
1966 FJ45 lwb stock
2003 100 OME lift
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