Remember, if you get the fronts done, they have to let in 70% of light. Bear in mind that the windows will have a slight tint already so if you choose a film which is bang on the limit, chances are, combined with the slight tint in the glass, it'll put you over the limit...
From what I researched on, the lightest of tints on the front would make it illegal if it were to be checked. But it's not as obvious as medium to dark tint. On my old car I never got stopped for the glass. The front were light tint and the rear dark.
Some Police forces are more strict than others so it's a bit of a risk.
You should be ok with a light tint on the front....hopefully!
In the Czech Rep. they are only bothered at the two yearly check (equivalent of the UK MOT), the police don't seem to bother, so everyone strips them for the test, then puts them on again for two years with a nice dark tint !
Never have got why darker tints are such a problem... I had 'mid-tints' and haven't noticed any limiting factor viewing from inside, even at night ?
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