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Window tint illegal?

Snow Drift

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Feb 10, 2016
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Basically.

"Section 375 (12-a) of the NYS Vehicle and Traffic Law does not allow a windshield or front side windows that are dark. The windshield and front side windows cannot block more than 30% of the light. Seventy percent or more of the light from the outside must pass through the window" (NYS DMV).

The allowed light blockage is basically the glass from the factory.
 
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Well...they should fail inspection annually. But I guess they know sketchy shops. Or they have Florida plates.

Wexford, PA Tesla service center has a black Model S classic 70D loaner which has a tinted windshield, and it passed inspection.........that's how I actually noticed it at first as the sticker area has the tint all torn up and cut away... *shakes head*
 
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