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Unread 07-28-2013, 02:03 PM   #16
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Is the whole glass tinted green or just a shade band at the top? I didn't know they ever came with tint... Wish i had known

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Unread 07-28-2013, 02:23 PM   #17
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Is the whole glass tinted green or just a shade band at the top? I didn't know they ever came with tint... Wish i had known
Whole glass. I have a spare one and its clear.
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Unread 07-28-2013, 03:33 PM   #18
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Cool! Man I'd love that
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Unread 07-29-2013, 03:35 AM   #19
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Yep - all green. Only way I knew it was tinted was when I had the OEM one out, I had it laying on a white sheet as I was assembling things. The frame kinda disguises the tint in an optical trick.
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Unread 07-31-2013, 04:52 PM   #20
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Wish my windshield place would have told me about the option, i would definitely hsve gotten the tint... Looks very cool. And my eyes are very light sensitive
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Unread 08-01-2013, 02:14 PM   #21
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After calling around a bunch of these big name auto glass places that wouldn't install my windshield, I found a small place not far from work that did it. $45 labor + $35 for their rubber. I'm happy with it. I'm not sure what rubber their supplier uses. The pisser about 4wd.com is they want a 15%-30% restock fee for their $16 rubber and I'd have to pay to have it shipped back..whatever so I guess it'll just sit on a shelf in my basement.

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Unread 08-01-2013, 07:15 PM   #22
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Yeah, usually the smaller shops will do it, just no warranty on glass breakage.

My Crown seal is still laying in the corner of the car port where I threw it when I cleaned the Jeep out after the installation was over... I should really clean up out there before winter hits...
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After calling around a bunch of these big name auto glass places that wouldn't install my windshield, I found a small place not far from work that did it. $45 labor + $35 for their rubber. I'm happy with it. I'm not sure what rubber their supplier uses. The pisser about 4wd.com is they want a 15%-30% restock fee for their $16 rubber and I'd have to pay to have it shipped back..whatever so I guess it'll just sit on a shelf in my basement.

I think I'd show them that first picture and tell them NO to the restocking charge!
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Unread 08-03-2013, 11:46 AM   #24
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After calling around a bunch of these big name auto glass places that wouldn't install my windshield, I found a small place not far from work that did it. $45 labor + $35 for their rubber. I'm happy with it. I'm not sure what rubber their supplier uses. The pisser about 4wd.com is they want a 15%-30% restock fee for their $16 rubber and I'd have to pay to have it shipped back..whatever so I guess it'll just sit on a shelf in my basement.
They want a restock fee for something that doesn't fit?

That's why I love Quadratec. Never had that problem with them.
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Unread 08-03-2013, 02:55 PM   #25
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I had an issue and they offered to send out a label for me to send the item back (4WDH). I just took it back to the store and picked up the right part so I could confirm it first hand. I do like having 4WDH so close - just over an hour drive for me. Summit Racing is 45 minutes away too, so I try to shop there more, but 4WDH seems to have more of the items I need.
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