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Old 05-24-2010, 11:55 AM   #62
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How about some matte black tail light tinting pictures:









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Old 05-29-2010, 11:14 PM   #63
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Old 05-29-2010, 11:49 PM   #64
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Old 05-31-2010, 03:27 PM   #65
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This is how it's done properly. None of that precut nonsense

Come by and get your tails tinted in under an hour from start to finish, versus having to leave your car for a day or more at a shop to get it painted, haha.











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Old 08-10-2010, 02:24 PM   #66
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Did something different and new. Wrapped the tails of a C63 in gloss black around the border/outline of the tail lights in vinyl.

Stock tail lights:



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Old 08-10-2010, 05:19 PM   #67
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Now that looks a lot better...awesome work Don!
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Old 08-18-2010, 11:40 AM   #68
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Is this tint 20%? It seems darker.
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Old 08-18-2010, 12:03 PM   #69
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All the same shade for every car but that one B8 Audi A4.

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don you crazy man... they all look soooo good....
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Old 08-31-2010, 03:05 PM   #71
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Some quick pictures of a 7 series that I tinted the tails and front corner lights on with some smoke tint. I thought it went very well with the color of the car.







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Will be posting pictures in order that they were requested.

First up is an E55 AMG that I tinted the clear portions of the tail lights, the third brake lights, the turn signals on the mirrors and did gloss black on his roof:













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Old 09-20-2010, 02:42 PM   #73
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Posting pictures of what people requested for. I tinted the clear portion on the tails of this E60. It as a bit overcast that day, so the tint/tails appear slightly darker. However, I took the pictures to true representation as possible of the tails and the shade at that moment.











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Old 09-29-2010, 02:09 AM   #75
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Looks great! Would you happen to have any pictures of your work on a e46 coupe with LED tailights? It's something I've wanted to do for a while and haven't found the right 'tint' that I'm happy with, and yours is pretty good!
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Weird. I thought I posted them, but I guess I forgot to:

http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?pi...&ref=fbx_album

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Nice work, Don! I always enjoy reading your threads and seeing your good work, bro.

I had my taillights professionally tinted with film in Chicago by the same guy that does Bebe's car last year at HIN Chicago, but over the summer I was stopped by a cop (my wife was in my passenger seat) who said not enough light output was coming out of the taillights because of the film so he basically gave me a warning to have the film removed which I did... oh well. The cop complimented me though on using film instead of painting the taillights.
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There's different shades of the tint, so depending on how dark your friend had it, I can see that happening.

It usually always comes down to the cop themselves, if they feel like pulling you over for it. It's like driving without a front plate around here.

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