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Old 01-15-2013, 04:36 PM   #1
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Dot matrix on rear window

How can you fix this to where it's solid black to match the back tint? I've went to the best tint place around here and he says there's nothing you can do with tint to make it solid black. So it's like a white line across the top of my back windshield. I don't want a decal or anything so how can I fix it?? It drives me nuts lol
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Old 01-15-2013, 04:45 PM   #2
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I belive there is way I've seen it on YouTube I think its a much darker tint that is applied idk but go on YouTube and I'm sure it will show there
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I found this product a couple months back here is a link to a thread I had made about itDot matrix window tint fix!!!!!!
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I found this product a couple months back here is a link to a thread I had made about itDot matrix window tint fix!!!!!!
That's what the tint shop here in huntsville used and it looks great...at first i was skeptical but the end result was definitely worth it
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Old 01-15-2013, 10:41 PM   #5
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You guys got any pics?
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You guys got any pics?
I don't have any pics currently but there's a link that Rm360 posted that looks great basically shows before and after...check it out
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i covered the dot matrix with a piece of black 3m vinyl...doesn't mess with vision and looks great from the inside and outside
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So just go anywhere and get a nice big piece of black vinyl and take it to my tint shop and tell them to cut off the existing tint that's on my dot matrix and apply the black vinyl and it should go away?
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So just go anywhere and get a nice big piece of black vinyl and take it to my tint shop and tell them to cut off the existing tint that's on my dot matrix and apply the black vinyl and it should go away?
Kind of. I'd get the 3m vinyl tape. Go to another tint shop, I'm sure one in town will have it. Many shops carry the stuff. The vinyl tape will make it so that you don't notice the matrix. It will just look black, from inside and out.
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Kind of. I'd get the 3m vinyl tape. Go to another tint shop, I'm sure one in town will have it. Many shops carry the stuff. The vinyl tape will make it so that you don't notice the matrix. It will just look black, from inside and out.
So the 3M vinyl is black on both sides and has an adhesive to stick to your window?
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You can put glass coverage on your car and then just bust your back window out. I don't think they come with the matrix anymore. Not positive . Or some people put a price of vinyl on the inside to cover it up. Or you can sand it down and paint in black . That's what I've been told
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I've used Elmer dry clear glue (clear blue kind) with the tint instead of soup water, worked well
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So the 3M vinyl is black on both sides and has an adhesive to stick to your window?
Yes, I would recommend letting a shop do it tho to ensure good adhesion
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Yes, I would recommend letting a shop do it tho to ensure good adhesion
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Yea I agree a shop is your best bet.
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Yea I agree a shop is your best bet.
I just don't know any shops around here that does that sorta thing..
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Call around to a few shops. There's gotta be one around you. It's a really common thing people want done.
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