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PPF in Dallas area?

Discussion in 'Texas' started by sweetneet, Jun 24, 2019.

  1. sweetneet

    sweetneet Member

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    Getting my Model 3 delivered on Friday and want to get PPF/clearbra installed. Maybe ceramic coating as well, but PPF for sure (mainly want to protect against chipping, scratches etc). Any recommendations, especially in north Dallas area?
     
  2. TexasTeslaRacing

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    Check the North Texas Tesla Owners Group Facebook page under recommendations.
     
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  3. rideincircles

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    This was some info I compiled earlier this year on PPF and tint stuff. I still need to do tint, but not sure if I will do anything else. I ended up getting the FSD update when it dropped $2k and haven't had extra money for anything else.

    I am not certain this info is still all correct, but was done in November.

    PPF- brands

    Suntek
    XPEL – not hydrophobic
    3M – not hydrophobic
    LLumar


    DFW Clear Bra – Carrolton – X – Suntek PPF -
    Modern Armor – Plano – 3M scotchguard pro PPF -
    DD Tint – Xpel - $1350 full front
    Auto Design – Fort Worth - $250, partial hood, fenders, mirrors, $675 front parts, $425 bumper
    Xpel Dallas – partial front 995, full front 1995, complete vehicle – 6600
    Tint World – Suntek PPF – Grapevine
    Sharp Auto shield – Irving – Suntek PPF
    Detail werkz – Suntek PPF
    Speedshield – Suntek PPF – Xpel -



    Tint

    Photosync – (Speedshield)- max of 35%, best heat rejection
    Formula one ceramic
    Huper Optik – Cures very slowly with bubbles (2 weeks) C30 windows C70 front/back)- half the price of photosync –ceramic tint
    Winco IR Rejection – 30% sides, 75% windhsield


    Speedshield – recommended but pricey –Addison – ($675 photosync Model S windows and back, $395 windshield)
    Earmark Car Audio – Lewisville – XX
    (FormulaOne ceramic film, 30% on the sides, 15% on the rear, and "clear" on the windshield. Total cost, parts and labor, was $666.32 – Model S)
    Flexshield – Denton – X – Lifetime Warranty
    Moon Shadow – Dallas – X –
    Pro tint – Plano ($399 sides and back – Model S) – Huper optic – XX – one hour for Model S
    Altamere – Lemmon and wycliff ($399 Model S 30% sides, 15% rear) - X
    Tritek – X – WINCO IR rejection (35% on doors and hatch, 75% windshiels - $1100)
    Solar Control window tinting – X (Huper Optik ceramic) – Pantego – lifetime warranty -817-505-3400 – 750 complete Model S price
    Glacier – Arlington X - $500-$600 for S x and 3
    DD Tint – Xpel prime XR $500 +200 for windshield and sunroof
    Flexshield – Denton – Wincos – ($500 for sides and rear M3, $120 roof, $300 clear windshield)) – X -940-380-0404 – 3-4 hours

    Chrome Delete –
    Speedshield – 1000
    Clear Bra - 925

    Wrap – Exotic Auto Wraps – Garland

    Ceramic coat – 800-1200 – liquid armor
     
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