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Old 10-23-2013, 11:36 AM
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Does anyone know what % the rear windows on the quad cabs are? I'd like to make the fronts match the rears.
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I'm almost positive they are 20%
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They're actually 17% but you'd have a real tuff time telling the difference between them and your fronts if you go with 20%

OEM glass is a coated tint rather than the polymer film applied aftermarket.
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Thinkin about putting 20% on my front door windows and then going with 5% on the back doors and rear window, should look nice on a white truck.
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I used 15% and they look dead on as a match.
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I didn't think they looked that dark but I've been wrong before. When I get around to having them tinted, I'll find out for sure and let everyone know
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Your window tinting shop will be clueless as the tint's exact percentage. Next to none of them carry a tint meter like the Pocket Detective 2.1 or newer. They don't need to as they really have no need for it.

Your state police will almost always carry one.

I had my back OEM glass measured by a trooper who regularly has lunch with our platoon at the firehouse. He measured it at 17. 4% with a accuracy of + or - 1.89%

Both sides were identical numbers.

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Yes that helped a ton. Don't think I want to go that dark but I've got a little while to decide
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I went with 30% all the way around and looks pretty good, did the same on my 2010 it was white and looked pretty good to me
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