State police address tinted windows in this week's Ask a Trooper column. Law enforcement officers refer to Section 257.709 of the Michigan.
Windshield: Non-reflective tint is allowed on the top 4 inches of the windshield. Front Side windows: Any darkness can be applied 4 inches from the top of the window. Back Side windows: Any darkness can be used. Rear Window: Any darkness can be used.
If our position is supported by case law then it will be enumerated within the answer provided. RULES OF THE ROAD. TINTED WINDOWS.
Michigan Tint Law Enacted: 2000. How dark can window tint be in Michigan, this percentage refers to percentage of visible light allowed in Michigan.
The law that covers window tinting/applications is MCL 257.709. The use of tinting is limited to the rear side windows and the rear window only if the vehicle has outside mirrors on both sides. It also allows for the top 4 inches of the windshield and front side windows to have tint.
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Tinted windows are illegal in Michigan but there are a couple of exceptions. The use of window tint is limited to the rear side windows and the rear window, and only if the vehicle has outside mirrors on both sides. It also allows for the top 4 inches of the windshield and front side windows to have tint.
Automotive Window Tint Laws in Michigan: How dark can window tint be in Michigan? Windshield: Non-reflective tint is allowed on the top 4 inches.
As I stated above, the issue is that window tinting anything other the back windows, regardless of compliance with Michigan law or having a medical prescription.
We've included information on the tint laws and regulations in Michigan so that you'll know ... 257.709 Windshields and windows; prohibitions; rearview mirrors.
Window tinting is permitted only for the side windows to the rear of the driver; rear .... Michigan. No window application may be used on the front windshield.
The tinted windows statute is routinely used improperly against ... protection of the law is not violated by § 709 of the Michigan Vehicle Code.
Dec 13, 2013 - Royal Oak, MI - The following article was written by Michigan State Trooper Mike Sura, who answers questions about Michigan law in a weekly.