How difficult is it to install
Rtint Headlight and Tail Light Tint?
The easiest way to answer this questions is for you to watch our
installation video at the bottom of this page. Installing precut
headlight and tail light tint can be significantly easier and less time
consuming than installing film by the roll, it can still be a difficult
> Installation difficulty depends on the
ability of the installer.
> If the headlight or tail light has complex curves, protrusions or is compounded.
> If the proper installation tools and fluids are used.
> If the installer is familiar with heat stretching film.
What is the difference
between Tint, Protection and Blackout Light Tint?
Tint, Protection and Blackout headlight and tail light tint are both designed
to change the color of the lens, without greatly changing the
> Tint & Blackout covers are for aesthetics or "looks" only. No
protection is provided.
> Protection film protects your lights from small road debris, UV damage,
sand and weather.
> Tint & Blackout film is 3 mil (.0042") thick and protection film is 15
mil or (.021") thick.
> Protection film is five times thicker and more difficult to apply, heat
> Tint and Protection tint are adhesive backed, Blackout tints are
> Tint and Protection light tint can be removed, but can not be
> Blackout headlight and taillight tint can be removed and reapplied any time.
What Headlight and Tail Light Tint application
tools do you recommend?
All of them. Installation can be difficult and the tools we sell
help guarantee results.
> The application squeegee will reduce
air bubbles and aide in heat conforming the light.
> Low friction sleeves prevent "squeegee scratches."
Rapid Prep removes any dirt or debris from your lights prior to
> Rapid Tac
will aide in the wet application of our tint and protection headlight
> Rapid Clear will
act as a finishing agent and polish on all headlight covers.
> Seal-It Pens are used to seal the edges of all our headlight covers,
How much should I charge for installation?
The cost of installation should vary on the difficulty of the light.
The more complicated the application the more expensive the installation
fee should be. Small lights like fog lights are less difficult to
install install they say the rounded lights of the Volkswagen Beetle.
Also blackout tint is by far the easiest to install with protection tint
being the most difficult. These factors should all be factored
into the installation price. The typical installation charge is between $50.00
to $75.00 usd per light tint pair.
Do you offer a warranty?
We offer a limited warranty of 3 years. When installed by the DIY
individual we warranty that the headlight cover will not fade, turn
purple or change color. When professionally installed we guarantee
that the cover to not fade, peel, crack, bubble or turn purple when
installed by a licensed professional.
What is the legal light tint shade for my state?
Clear and Clear Protection films are legal.
Colored or tinted light tint may not be legal for street use on primary lighting.
Please check your state or local laws before application. All non-clear
light tint is intended for off-road show car use only.