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    Question tinting, how long??

    i was spose to be getting the windows tinted last weekend but garage had a few probs with film, roughly how long does this process take? another thing they say that i have to leave my windows up for a month!! surley this cannot be the case..anyone got any info?

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    I had my windows tinted and it took about an hour and a half, they told me the windows had to stay up for a week.
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    a weeks ok but a months taking the peas, and did you leave them up for a week?

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    mine had to stay up 48hrs and it took about 1 1/2 hours, don't know what your garage is on about....lol!

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    Slightly off topic, but how much is it costing u to get the tinting done? looking into getting it done

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    Quote Originally Posted by huffanpuff
    a weeks ok but a months taking the peas
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    yeah i left my windows up for the week,
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    when i got my old cars tinted i left the windows up for about 24 hours
    on both cars and they were fine
    both were left running for a few hours with the heaters on aswell after
    i first got the cars home
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    best to leave it for a week 10 days if in the winter, to give themtime to dry out

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    I left mines up for 3 days, and they were fine, this was in the summer though, and i just used the AC.

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