Arkansas Window Tint Law Arkansas Tint Law Enacted: 1993
Window tinting laws vary from state to state and province to province. Before applying any window tinting materials, you should thoroughly review the appropriate state regulations as well as local enforcement policies to insure compliance with all applicable standards.
HOW DARK CAN WINDOW TINT BE IN ARKANSAS?
Darkness of tint is measured by Visible Light Transmission percentage (VLT%). In Arkansas, this percentage refers to percentage of visible light allowed in through the combination of film and the window.
|Windshield||Non-reflective tint is allowed on the top 5 inches of the windshield.|
|Front Side Windows||Must allow more than 25% of light in.|
|Back Side Windows||Must allow more than 25% of light in.|
|Rear Window||Must allow more than 10% of light in.|
HOW REFLECTIVE CAN THE TINT BE IN ARKANSAS?
Similar to sunglass lenses, some tinting film contain metallic elements that help in reflecting incoming light and reducing the glare and heat generated by visible light.
|Front Side Windows||No metallic or mirrored appearance.|
|Back Side Windows||No metallic or mirrored appearance.|
OTHER ARKANSAS RULES AND REGULATIONS
|Restricted Colors||No colors of tint are explicitly banned.|
|Side Mirrors||No restrictions.|
|Certificate Requirements||Manufacturers of film do NOT need to certify the film they sell in the state.|
|Sticker Requirements||The sticker to identify legal tinting is required between the film & glass on the driver’s side window.|
|Medical Exemption||State allows medical exemptions for special tint. For more details about the specific terms of the exemption, consult your state law.|