I challenged a Pro at Window Tinting

2021-ж., 17-фев.
667 485 Көрүүлөр

We are champions of the DIY lifestyle, BUT sometimes it truly pays to have a PRO handle certain jobs. Well, I believe that window tinting is one of those things that you do not want to get involved in. So, to put this to the test we brought a Pro down to the garage and we're about to go toe to toe ... why are you still reading this? Go press play
Huge thanks to our dude Brandon for coming out, follow him on IG
@SolarConnectionsWindowTinting
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  • Carbon impregnated lol

    JDM HARJIIIJDM HARJIII5 саат мурун
  • if you see the subaru wrx i just posted on my youtube i paid someone from an instsgram post i found $150 for %10 window tints which some places i called told me they dont exist and apparently he had them, and the job was so badly done🤦‍♂️ there are bubbles in the lower back and they are still super bright and barely block any uv. I regret going the cheap route on this one especially for the wrx

    DonLeanDonLean5 саат мурун
  • i did tinting once and it was not that hard. so because you are bad at it i encourage DIY people to give it a try. it's really not that hard

    imtiaz aliimtiaz ali5 саат мурун
  • Ceramic is definitely the way to go. Well worth it. I rode with one of my partners that doesn't have it and I was steaming in that damn car. I have 5% all around and 50% on the windshield of all my rides.

    Mansa XMansa X14 саат мурун
  • Ceramic tinting isnt needed in most cases unless you have some type of skin condition where the sun causes some type of allergic reaction. It blocks nearly 90% of UV rays, infrared radiation and heat. The best, yes, but definitely not needed for most.

    Mariah JohnsonMariah JohnsonКүн мурун
  • The adventurous seal family mug because bronze jointly wish above a tidy bit. longing, fine camera

    Sheila UnderwoodSheila UnderwoodКүн мурун
  • Have you ever lied (even once--fibs, white lies, etc.)? Ever stolen (anything--the value is irrelevant)? Jesus said, "Whoever looks upon a woman to lust after her, has committed adultery already with her in his heart." Have you ever looked with lust? If you have said "Yes" to these three questions, by your own admission, you are a lying, thieving, adulterer at heart; and we've only looked at three of the Ten Commandments. That's how God sees you. Nothing is hid from His holy eyes. Will you be innocent or guilty on the Day of Judgment? Listen to your conscience. You know that you will be guilty, and therefore end up in Hell. That's not God's will. He provided a way for you to be forgiven. He sent His Son to take your punishment: "God commended His love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us." He was bruised for our iniquities. Jesus then rose from the dead and defeated death. He is your "ticket" to Heaven. He is the "way," He is the "Door," the only "mediator." There is salvation in no other name, so pray something like this: "Dear God, I repent of all of my sins (confess them). This day I put my trust in Jesus Christ as my Lord and Savior. Please forgive me and grant me your gift of everlasting life. In Jesus' name I pray. Amen." Then read the Bible daily and obey what you read (see John 14:21). God will never let you down.

    Matthew NadeauMatthew Nadeau2 күн мурун
  • Bro I’ve been tinting wrong😂 got the just of it but missed one crucial part

    Ivan FarretIvan Farret2 күн мурун
  • I have 3 layers of tint so obviously window tinting is a pro job.

    XyithanXyithan2 күн мурун
  • Professional window tinters earn 100k+ and you call it a side hustle?

    Osama Bin LadenOsama Bin Laden3 күн мурун
  • I got long hair and the same exact crap happens to me when I put on a beanie. It just pushes it up and makes me look like an orange smurfs lol

    Sledgefist1Sledgefist13 күн мурун
  • See alot of front windows tinted like driver and passenger , its illegal but ppl do it anyways , do cops really care?

    Bic MitchumBic Mitchum4 күн мурун
  • tint is hard, i have no professional experience but i feel ive gotten pretty decent at it after a fue vehicles ive had. my first attempt was a disaster though. tint remover is a life saver!

    James AdamsJames Adams4 күн мурун
  • You could just suck at it

    Tomas LujanTomas Lujan4 күн мурун
  • The kindly stocking classically mug because wrinkle immediately touch than a concerned weed. doubtful, worried grey

    Andersion545 Jaksion587Andersion545 Jaksion5875 күн мурун
  • Is there a link or contact info for Brandon's tinting business? I wanna get my tint from him now.

    benarcher45benarcher455 күн мурун
  • The seemly fall perceptually remind because disgust correspondingly guess a a adorable minister. homely, glib tuna

    Sajang KimSajang Kim6 күн мурун
  • Why not. Tint. The Miata?

    Cesar TrejoCesar Trejo6 күн мурун
  • "It's so easy to ruin it!" thats the t shirt i need

    Pyronious520Pyronious5207 күн мурун
  • just take the mask off its not doing you any good on when the cameras on you. god just stop this stupid shit already.

    RoverOneRoverOne7 күн мурун
  • Zach, thanks for showing me the DIY vs. pro ins and outs. I learned a few things and discovered a new use for baby shampoo! The time consideration should include the time it takes to transport your vehicle to and from the Pro's shop and the wait time while he/she is working on it. Speaking of time, the time I spent watching your video was worth it!

    Jim WalshJim Walsh7 күн мурун
  • I’ve already seen this and I know it’s a bad idea but I think I’m gonna practice on my shit car a bunch until I get it down and do it to my nice car..

    Sebastian MorrisonSebastian Morrison7 күн мурун
  • I wasted more money trying to do it myself the first time then it did to pay someone to do it in 30mins

    R BruR Bru8 күн мурун
  • I did my own tint and did my own alignment. That pre-cut best ceramic tint is cheap enough to try. It was fun the hard part is pre-shrinking and removing old tint. He did his own alignment as well in another video so I'm surprised he recommends this to a pro but not an alignment.

    lurice 0lurice 08 күн мурун
  • DONT BUY DONUT CLOTHING MERCH! REALLY CHEAP QUALITY FOR THE PRICE THEY WANT!

    LeoLeo9 күн мурун
  • Lol don’t worry you’ll be able to see how bad of a tint job you really did in about a week or so. Lol I tried it myself too and it looked great then a week later all the small imperfections get a lot worse

    Shawn WingShawn Wing9 күн мурун
  • “It’s just so easy to ruin it.” A window tinter’s anthem.

    Travis BonhamTravis Bonham9 күн мурун
  • As the manager of a premier window tinting shop, I gotta say. This guy has mad skills. Knows what he’s doing for sure

    Invert My logicInvert My logic10 күн мурун
  • Brandon seems like such a cool dude...damm good at his craft

    Joshua 2832Joshua 283210 күн мурун
  • nooo not suntek

    Ken LunaKen Luna10 күн мурун
  • I learned to tint by looking at tinting videos on KGfun. I’d say go for it. You could earn money tinting other peoples car. It’s hard so you’ll need patience but it’s worth it in the end.

    Jose OrtegaJose Ortega10 күн мурун
  • This is behind the scenes from "my boy can do it for cheaper"

    Marquise ThomasMarquise Thomas10 күн мурун
  • What car is that?

    Jean Michael ArchboldJean Michael Archbold11 күн мурун
  • It's a good job I tried to do it in work got through like 2 rolls of film and was so bad and a nightmare got ok at the end but after two rolls my boss gave up on the idea

    fallout boyfallout boy11 күн мурун
  • Don't loose the identity of your show... It is called Money Pit (AKA spending money on car mods)

    KareemAbawiKareemAbawi12 күн мурун
  • Brandon is JACKED

    Henry PanthoferHenry Panthofer12 күн мурун
  • Alternative tittle: “Zach is mind blown for a whole video”

    Devon GonzalezDevon Gonzalez12 күн мурун
  • Brandon seems like a super nice guy! I'd hire that dude in a second! I pray the Lord blesses him!

    RwoarrrRwoarrr12 күн мурун
  • I only had 28€ cheap film, and it worked great. I put a few scratches in the film but everything else is immacular. I didnt even use a razor blade on the windows. Just try and learn guys :)

    Jdmflair est.2020Jdmflair est.202012 күн мурун
  • Brandon looks like a fighter in Def Jam: Fight for NY

    OkauruOkauru12 күн мурун
  • Hooker comes In at 9:25 oops

    RAYZWITHTHESHOTZRAYZWITHTHESHOTZ12 күн мурун
  • Zach could pass as Torey Pudwill's doppleganger in this episode.

    guyguy13 күн мурун
  • Just paint it black bro plastidip the windows

    Vendetta 31Vendetta 3113 күн мурун
  • I really wanted a sticker I’m crying myself to sleep lol

    Jacksbin PenceJacksbin Pence13 күн мурун
  • I have a 2012silver Prius C. Just like the car in the video. The car is a Prius C not a Prius. I have 35% on all but the front windsheld. That was the law at the time in my state of IL. Before that I has a 2010 Scion TC the law at that was back as dark as you want (Limo tint). You couldn't touch the front.

    Thomas PassarelliThomas Passarelli13 күн мурун
    • I got 130,00 miles on the Prius C. Best daily driver I ever had!

      Thomas PassarelliThomas Passarelli13 күн мурун
  • does Christiane have a channel or videos?

    Ivey Fagan JrIvey Fagan Jr13 күн мурун
  • Could we get a “is upgrading a camshaft worth it vid?”

    Dino PrepperDino Prepper13 күн мурун
  • In Puerto Rico the ceramics tints cost 200

    Rigoberto LugoRigoberto Lugo13 күн мурун
  • I’ve been tinting for years and years. He isn’t a pro tinter. Should take only 35 min tint that whole car. Not 15 min a window

    Nicholas BianchiNicholas Bianchi13 күн мурун
  • Hand shake? Really?

    Stefan ÅströmStefan Åström13 күн мурун
  • That guy's fuckin ripped

    Ethan KaneEthan Kane13 күн мурун
  • I can pick out a "done at home" tint job a mile away and just laugh every single time.

    Tubewatcher 501Tubewatcher 50113 күн мурун
  • I want a pin of Uncle Jerry’s catfish.

    Matt MMatt M14 күн мурун
  • Haha 5 or 6 cars and you would be good. Nope. Try 500 or 600 cars and you would be eh. The average tinter tints 1200 to 1500 vehicles a year. It takes 6 months to a year to be considered kind of comfortable. In order to learn to have to mess up and since no vehicle is the same your going to mess up ALOT. Oh and the reason you scratched the film on the front quarter window was because you looked at it ... suntek doesnt have a scratch coating thats worth anything. Suntek is 1 of the worst film companies on the market. Sunteks carbon line IS a dyed film and will fade out and bubble up in 2 to 3 years. Also the brief intro to film types was all wrong. 100% all of it.

    flipflopless1959flipflopless195914 күн мурун
  • Holy shit, in Mexico I got my car tinted for only 25 dollars, all four windows and back window. I got the carbon impregnated film I think.

    Gerardo IbarraGerardo Ibarra14 күн мурун
  • i keep on seeing Bradley Cooper😂

    Kyoto FushimaKyoto Fushima14 күн мурун
  • What kind of marker was that???

    JBIRD575JBIRD57514 күн мурун
  • Who else randomly clicked on this for no reason lol

    Fat Boy ProductionsFat Boy Productions14 күн мурун
  • Lmaoo everyone I know who tried tinting it themselves it turns into a disaster. Hahahha

    AxethrashAxethrash14 күн мурун
  • I hope this pandemic ends soon so poor Zach can finally get that haircut he needs :P

    thfreakinacagethfreakinacage14 күн мурун
  • Because I fucked my windows to up a few times

    SacredSacred14 күн мурун
  • PRIUS C PRIUS C PRIUS C

    TheCloverBoiTheCloverBoi14 күн мурун
  • Lol here in Miami ceramic tints cost about 300 including front windshield. Crazy how much other people pay

    JoseJose14 күн мурун
  • Can we have Brandon replace Jeremiah please 😂

    John BarronJohn Barron14 күн мурун
    • Brandon’s talent is vast I can’t wait for the follow up noob Vs pro car wrap video!

      Cary ContrerasCary Contreras13 күн мурун
  • Wideboy thr miata

    An NguyenAn Nguyen14 күн мурун
  • Zach first two episodes: you don’t need very expensive tools. Also Zach: uses snap on tools

    Preston JonesPreston Jones14 күн мурун
  • Since you lost no clarity

    Kale KaleKale Kale14 күн мурун
  • You not paying attention im official perfectly done i give you fake shots to fuck with you yes by making the shit look underwhelming

    Kale KaleKale Kale14 күн мурун
  • As the manager of a tint shop, this is one of the hardest Donut episodes to watch 😂 At least y’all are using SunTek.. sad it was just Carbon 😞 My shop uses three SunTek film lines for automotive - Carbon, CXP (which is a premium carbon if you will), and then there and their CeramicIR (CIR). We ALWAYS hand cut and we take a lot of pride in our work.

    Tyler SimmsTyler Simms14 күн мурун
  • Is there no carona where you guys are?

    gingerly glassesgingerly glasses14 күн мурун
  • just got ceramic tint on my car, its actually insane how i cant feel the sun through it, def worth, well im in Aus where the sun will kill you so maybe not so worth if you arent in a sunny ass hot country

    DeLDeL14 күн мурун
  • I just bought a new F250 STX crew cab. I had the back window, and rear door windows tinted at 15%, and the front windows at 20% with the ceramic tint. At first I thought that I should of went darker, but after a couple of weeks I am happy with it. The front windshield is massive and needs to be tinted. I know it illegal, but....

    Jersey PaulJersey Paul14 күн мурун
  • Make a moneypit crown vic😭

    916 4.6916 4.614 күн мурун
  • Congratulations you made ugly prius look more uglier

    Prasiddha NeupanePrasiddha Neupane15 күн мурун
  • Hi Zach I really like your hair

    Deanna KDeanna K15 күн мурун
  • This man wore a dif color carhart beanie the past like 10 episodes

    SkaterKid406SkaterKid40615 күн мурун
  • Pristine edge

    SSam CobaltSSam Cobalt15 күн мурун
  • I don't even like the idea of how tint works, like they get the glue soaked and then just squeegee the water out like that's gonna stick good, just seems sketchy to me

    A posthumaA posthuma15 күн мурун
  • Can installed tint be removed and re install a better-cut-one?

    John Ryan AsongJohn Ryan Asong15 күн мурун
  • Isn't blocking infrared light a bad thing? Because the sun's energy comes as visible light and you would be keeping the radiation from your dash/seats inside. Actually, windows are not great at letting IR radiation out, that's why cars get hot in the sun.

    Enrique CamposEnrique Campos15 күн мурун
  • Modern Windows are blocking UV already

    KrankerHaseKrankerHase15 күн мурун
  • Tried it once. NEVER again! This episode was pretty much my experience.

    wildcatt085wildcatt08515 күн мурун
  • Its looks shitty as hell (very nice guy btw)

    AE86AE8615 күн мурун
  • This video has been shot at media headquarters 160 E tamarack Ave Inglewood ,ca 90301

    Jay's CastJay's Cast15 күн мурун
  • Fun fact : They call this variant of Prius Toyota Aqua in my country

    khizar hayatkhizar hayat15 күн мурун
  • Best place to work 160 E tamarack Ave Inglewood, ca 90301

    Jay's CastJay's Cast15 күн мурун
  • So... You paid Brandon to fix the other side right?

    Paul DuJardinPaul DuJardin15 күн мурун
  • When I bought one of my previous cars, it came with tinted windows, which creased over time, and eventually, I had to get it replaced because it looked ugly. I paid a locally well-known window tint company to install it and they gave me a lifetime warranty that is transferrable to a new owner. When I got another car, I went with the same company since I knew that the window tint of my old car lasted a few years under my ownership. Basically, you CAN install window tints on your own, but unless you're confident in your skills, then you shouldn't do it.

    You are breathingYou are breathing15 күн мурун
  • Work on fricking miata

    Saleh ElsirganySaleh Elsirgany15 күн мурун
  • Where's that hoodie from?

    tszvjtszvj15 күн мурун
  • Hey, are you guys gonna get a new car for the show after the miata?

    Outdoor AdventuresOutdoor Adventures15 күн мурун
  • $700 for ceramic?? I hope my local shops don't watch this video...

    arthur eastridgearthur eastridge15 күн мурун
  • I tinted my grandpas rear window once. It took around an hour and a half but results were honestly really good. Not bad for a dude tinting Hot Wheels.

    TansokiTansoki15 күн мурун
  • Bruh love to aqua

    grandpagrandpa15 күн мурун
  • When I saw that ad I though he was doing a give away on the mx5

    CodyCody15 күн мурун
  • I laugh whenever I see a moron in my city with a do-it-yourself window tint job. It always peels off within a year or so because they ignore the First Commandment of window tinting: Thy holy window must be CLLLLEEEEEEAAAAAAANNNNN. I mean it must be cleaner than a food factory. In one video run by a guy who does detailing, he spent MORE time cleaning the window than actually applying the window tint. That's NORMAL. Always pay a professional to do it. Always.

    largol33t1largol33t115 күн мурун
  • 2 days later. Tinting my miata! (It turned out horrible)

    FroomhFroomh15 күн мурун
  • I got the email for the pins and thought "oh ok cool I'll get one in a few days but when he said how many were being made I scurried over there to get one and they were sold out😭😭😭

    Casey LoweCasey Lowe15 күн мурун
  • 😂 you can fix cars but can't tint! my first time was pretty good without using a heat gun. bought some good tint film from O Reillys and still looks good to this day! It helps to watch videos before you do it lol. its not that hard just takes practice. since then ive tinted a couple other cars and saved money. would still use a pro if I had the money and was feeling lazy

    Space- Third Eye VisionSpace- Third Eye Vision15 күн мурун
  • Repetition is king when learning something new

    Blackout KustomzBlackout Kustomz16 күн мурун
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