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window tint: 1. static cling; 2. MA laws
While the air is still cold, I'm getting summerly
temperatures in my 5kS, and I'm trying to avoid
fixing the A/C by applying a bit of window tint.
1. I just spotted "static cling" (as opposed to
glueing-by-moisture) window film at Wal-Mart.
Any positive/negative experiences with this?
(e.g. how well does it survive rolling doen a window?)
2. I seem to recall something about "max. 35% tint" on
the Massachusetts RMV web pages, as well as no
prohibitions on the front-side windows, but can't find
it now. Does anybody know the laws here, and how
I thought the rule was referring to % of light blocked,
but the 2 levels of s-c film I saw said 20% light
passage and 35% passage, respectively.
- so, is this 20% tint illegal?
- is front-side (i.e. driver's door) window
tinting illegal in MA?
I just took a look around the parking lot here, and many of
the few vehicles with tint had tint that looked darker than the
20% film in the store. On the other hand, none had the front doors'