Window Tint and The Law

Darkness of tint is measured by Visible Light Transmission percentage (VLT%).

In New York State, this percentage refers to percentage of visible light allowed in through the combination of film and the window itself.

Front Side Windows - Must allow more than 70% of light in. Rear Side windows - Must allow more than 70% of light in. Front windshield - Must be 6 inches from the top

Back windshield - Any darkness can be used.

Medical Exemption - State allows medical exemptions for special tint. For more details about the specific terms of the exemption, consult your state law

 

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