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post #88 of (permalink) Old 02-18-2011, 03:08 AM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by sleepe View Post
I've read everything about insulating the sills and other remedial
tweaks that can be done to lower the cabin air temperature.

I like the bare aluminum sills and do not want to cover them with
anything. I was thinking window tint might work instead, such as 3m crystalline.

Would the 3m tint reduce radiant heat from the sills?
I know it reduces radiant heat through glass.
If it does reduce the heat, I was planning to use it in the foot-well too.

Are their less expensive equivalents to the 3m film?
-Robert
When you place a solid substance on the sills, it now becomes "conductive" heat, which window film will not inhibit.
Michael

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