Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Window Tint Percentage Laws

2,494 views

Published on

Here is a breakdown of the different window tint regulations for each state, so you can make the right choices about your car.

Published in: Automotive
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Window Tint Percentage Laws

  1. 1. State Front Side Windows Back Side Windows Rear Windows Windshield Reflectivity Other Restrictions Alabama 32% 32% 32% 6 inches no more than 20% reflective none Alaska 70% 40% 40% 5 inches no metallic or mirrored tinting no red tinting allowed Arizona 33% any any tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no more than 35% reflective red and amber not permitted, back window tinting requires the use of dual side mirrors Arkansas 25% 25% 10% 5 inches no metallic or mirrored tinting none California 70% any any 4 inches no more reflective than a standard window red, amber, and blue not allowed. dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows Colorado 27% 27% 27% 4 inches no metallic or mirrored tinting red and amber not permitted, back window tinting requires the use of dual side mirrors Connecticut 35% 35% any non-reflective tint above the as-1 line no more than 21% reflective dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows Delaware 70% any any non-reflective tint above the as-1 line no metallic or mirrored tinting dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows Florida 28% 15% 15% non-reflective tint allowed above the as-1 line no more than 25% reflective dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows Georgia 32% 32% 32% 6 inches no more than 20% reflective red and amber not allowed Hawaii 32% 35% 35% no inch requirent, must allow 70% of light no metallic or mirrored tinting dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows Idaho 35% 20% 35% tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no more than 35% reflective dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows Illinois 35% 35% 35% 6 inches must be non-reflective dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows Indiana 30% 30% 30% tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no more than 25% reflective none Iowa 70% any any tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no excessive reflections allowed, but not specified none Kansas 35% 35% 35% tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no metallic or mirrored tinting red, amber and yellow are prohibited and must have dual side mirrors for back tinted windows Kentucky 35% 18% 18% tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no more than 25% reflective none Louisiana 40% 25% 12% tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no more than 20% reflective none Maine 35% any any 4 inches must be non-reflective dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows Maryland 35% 35% 35% 5 inches no law red, amber and yellow are prohibited and must have dual side mirrors for back tinted windows Massachusetts 35% 35% 35% 6 inches no more than 35% reflective must have dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows Michigan any percent, but only 4 inches from the top of window any any 4 inches no more than 35% reflective none Minnesota 50% 50% 50% none allowed no more than 20% reflective none Mississippi 28% 28% 28% tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no more than 20% reflective none Missouri 35% any any tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no more than 35% reflective must have dual side mirrors for back tinted windows Montana 24% 14% 14% tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no more than 35% reflective none Nebraska 35% 20% 20% 5 inches or as-1 line, whichever comes first no more than 35% reflective unclear on side mirrors, but red, amber and yellow are not permitted Nevada 35% any any tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no law dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows New Hampshire no tinting allowed 35% 35% 6 inches no metallic or mirrored tinting dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows New Jersey no tinting allowed any any no tint allowed no metallic or mirrored tinting dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows New Mexico 20% 20% 20% 5 inches or as-1 line, whichever comes first no law dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows New York 70% 70% any 6 inches no metallic or mirrored tinting dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows North Carolina 35% 35% 35% tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no more than 20% reflective red, amber and yellow are prohibited and must have dual side mirrors for back tinted windows North Dakota 50% any any no more than 70% no metallic or mirrored tinting dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows Ohio 50% any any no more than 70% no more reflective than a standard window none Oklahoma 25% 25% 25% 5 inches or as-1 line, whichever comes first no more than 20% reflective dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows Oregon 35% 35% 35% 6 inches no more than 13% reflective red, green, yellow, black and amber tints are not allowed, and must have dual side mirrors for back tinted windows Pennsylvania 70% 70% 70% none allowed no metallic or mirrored tinting dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows Rhode Island 70% 70% 70% tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no law none South Carolina 27% 27% 27% tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line must be non-reflective red, amber and yellow are prohibited and must have dual side mirrors for back tinted windows South Dakota 35% 20% 20% tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no metallic or mirrored tinting none Tennessee 35% 35% 35% tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no metallic or mirrored tinting none Texas 25% 25% any 5 inches or as-1 line, whichever comes first no more than 25% reflective red, amber, and blue not allowed. dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows Utah 43% any any tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no metallic or mirrored tinting dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows Vermont none any any tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no metallic or mirrored tinting dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows Virginia 50% 35% 35% tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no more than 20% reflective red, amber and yellow are prohibited and must have dual side mirrors for back tinted windows Washington 24% 24% 24% 6 inches no more than 35% reflective red, green, yellow, black and amber tints are not allowed, and must have dual side mirrors for back tinted windows Washington D.C. 70% 50 percent for cars, 35 percent for multi- purpose vehicles 50 percent for cars, 35 percent for multi- purpose vehicles 5 inches or as-1 line, whichever comes first no law none West Virginia 35% 35% 35% 5 inches 20% reflective red, amber and yellow are prohibited and must have dual side mirrors for back tinted windows Wisconsin 50% 35% 35% tinting allowed to the top of the manufacturer’s as-1 line no law dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows Wyoming 28% 28% 28% 5 inches or as-1 line, whichever comes first no more than 20% reflective dual side mirrors required for back tinted windows

×