Member of the Office of Fair Trading Covex Headlight Tinting

Window Tinting: Frequently Asked Questions

How fast can you book me in?

Depending on the traffic, within 24 hours notice.

How long does it take to install film on my car?

It all depends on the number of windows that need tint as well as the type of car. The job will usually take anywhere from 1.5 to 2.5 hours.

Can I open my car windows straight away after installation?

It takes 3 to 5 days before you can open windows.

Does the film affect the rear window defroster of my car?

No, you can use defroster as you need it.

Do you fit the film to the rear window of my car in one piece?

Yes, shrinking of the film is only gained through experience.

Is my tinted vehicles free from creases and bubbles?

Yes, you will have quality finish with cool look.

Can you tint at my place?

Qualty tinting is only achieved in specially purpose build environment.

Can you do it cheaper? I’ve got a cheaper price from someone else.

Cheap in general has its name on it, and reflects cheap quality, cheap job and lack of experience.

Which side is window film installed?

Window film is always applied to the inside of the automotive glass.

Do you take interior off for installation?

No, film goes behind rubber seal and there is no need.

Which windows are restricted to tinting law?

Only two front passenger/driver windows are restricted to 70% of light going through law.

Will window film stop all interior fading?

No, window film will reduce fading by up to 70%.

Does security film prevent the glass from breaking?

No, security film does an excellent job at holding broken glass together but it cannot prevent the window from breaking.