Are tinted car windows illegal?


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Tinted windows aren't illegal in and of themselves. Rather, each state has laws regulating how much light must be able to pass through the glass. If the windows are tinted to such an extent that they fall below the state's mandatory levels of light transmittance, the owner is violating the law....Read More

Jeremy H.

Window tinting comes in various levels of shading, meaning, how much light is let in, and the level of tinting that is allowed varies between states. I would do some online research and call the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV), to be safe....Read More

Linda L.

This depends on where you live. Different states have different regulations. When you get your car inspected, you can ask. Be careful if you live on a state border, you might get a ticket if you have a darker tint than the neighboring state allows. ...Read More