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      11-16-2012, 08:04 PM   #63
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Originally Posted by CKau View Post
Whilst i have posted in the main forum about this, i am hoping to get an australian perspective on this.

I recall sitting at the back of my dad's VS commodore and the harsh sun burning my neck. I just realised coming from a hatch that sedans may not have as much protection for rear passengers from the aussie summer sun which sits directly overhead most of the day.

So which would be more cost effective.... A tint or the sunblinds? I was thinking about the blinds but recalled my cousin saying tints were effective at blocking out the sun.

Drawback with tints is bubbling which you will see much later in the car's life. I expect to keep the 328i a while.

Is there a factory tint?
Hi Ckau .. the standard windows are already UV protected and a light level of tint. there are quite a few good tints available that provide a 5 year warranty they dont cost that much either. 800~1000. If you op for the factory tint it will be only the windows behind the b pillar. Cost like close to 800 too. Better off getting it done outside.

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