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Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by dan77, Jun 20, 2013.

  1. dan77
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    Just been quoted £200+vat for a set of tints on a 3 door, that includes a slight tint on the front, and then £60 + vat per wheel for a refurb, does this sound about right? It seems a bit steep to me?
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    sliced Drive safe, stay alive.

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    Sounds about right imo, depends where you live etc.
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    I would say the tints are slightly over priced I got my mk4 golf done by a decent company up north and that cost me 90 for the back an 40 for the fronts but as said above it depends where you live and I think prices seem to have gone up , Have you thought of doing the fronts yourself? there pretty easy to do if you take your windows out
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    £240, expensive, not at all if they're professional & if it includes tints & refurb, bite there hand off :p
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    Well I paid £125 for just the rear 3 windows...but it was a top notch place
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    Was quoted £250 11 years ago on lupo don't tell any one I had a lupo
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    Lupos are nice little beasts.
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    you think lupos are bad? I was given a bloody up! as a courtersy car. Needless to say i drove it round like this
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    i paid £150 for all my windows tinted on a sportback
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    Not sure if this is standard practice but Leeds Audi get the windows taken out to be tinted and its a 10 / 10 job. I needed a new window seal and they had to get me new windows!
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    Audi tint windows? I genuinely thought they used privacy glass
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    Yep, apparently when they get replacement windows to be fitted at the dealer they come plain and have to be sent off for a day to be tinted, it does look 100% like privacy glass though, absolutely no sign of film or anything.
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    wow, any ideas of price?
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    Holyyyy **** dont pay 200 walk away, i paid £100 for my sportback all 4 sides and rear
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    Where did you get it done pal? I'm in Blackburn and want my 3 door A3 doing
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    I paid £130 for the 5 windows on my 3 door A3 about 3 years ago, so I would think the £200 quoted would be a fair price to pay.
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    i was also quoted £125 per wheel to get refurbed and would have been away for 7 - 10 days :-(
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    Depends on the wheel type, there is no one fits all price for wheel refurbs.
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