Wyoming Window Tint Laws [Updated 2021]

The fact that Wyoming has 236 sunny days throughout the year may have prompted many of you to consider tinting your car windows. 

 It is crucial to thoroughly understand your state’s window tinting laws before deciding whether to tint your car windows. By doing so you will be able to steer clear of the inconvenience of having to change your tinted windows again according to the legal allowances of your state.

The Wyoming State Window Tinting laws were brought into existence in 1996. You need to be aware of how dark or reflective your window tint can be and then take the next step of purchasing a car with tinted windows or tinting your current car windows.

In this article, we have tried to do justice to this topic by providing you with all the possible information you need to be aware of before buying a car with tinted windows or before you decide to tint your car windows. Information like how reflective or dark the tint should be, and the other various rules and regulations are mentioned too. To learn more, continue reading…

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What is VLT?

VLT(Visible Light Transmission) is the light percentage allowed by the window tint film to travel through your car windows. Each and every state has dissimilar allowable terms for it. In the state of Wyoming, the proportion of light allowed to pass through passenger vehicle window films and multi-purpose vehicle window films is different.

HIGH VLT= MORE AMOUNTS OF LIGHT TO PASS THROUGH YOUR WINDOW TINT FILMS.

LOW VLT= LESS AMOUNT OF LIGHT TO PASS THROUGH YOUR WINDOW TINT FILMS.

For instance, an 83% tint will allow only 83% of light to pass through whereas a 10% tint will allow only 10% of light to travel through the window tint film. 

Legal tint limit: Passenger Vehicles

  • Front Windshield: Non-reflective tint is allowed above the manufacturer’s AS-1 line or the top 5 inches.
  • Front seat side windows: up to 28% tint darkness allowed
  • Back seat side windows: up to 28% tint darkness allowed
  • Rear window: up to 28% tint darkness allowed

Legal Tint Limit: Multi-purpose Vehicles

  • Front Windshield: Non-reflective tint is allowed above the manufacturer’s AS-1 line or the top 5 inches.
  • Front seat side windows: up to 28% tint darkness allowed
  • Back seat side windows: Any tint darkness can be used
  • Rear window: Any tint darkness can be used

The light percentage allowed through your window film and glass in the state of Wyoming is very strict. The lint limits vary for passenger vehicles and multi-purpose vehicles.

Tint reflection 

The one main reason for having window tints is so that it helps reflect light which then further in the process reduces glare as well as heat. Depending on the vehicle type as well as the type of tint, Wyoming state law allows only a certain level of reflection with a tint.

Tint reflection: Passenger Vehicles 

  • Front side windows: when it comes to tint reflection in the state of Wyoming it should not be anything more than 25% reflective.
  • Back side windows: when it comes to tint reflection in the state of Wyoming it should not be anything more than 25% reflective.

 Tint reflection: Multi-purpose Vehicles 

  • Front side windows: when it comes to tint reflection in the state of Wyoming it should not be anything more than 25% reflective.
  • Back side windows: when it comes to tint reflection in the state of Wyoming it should not be anything more than 25% reflective.

Other Window tint rules

Besides the basic laws that you have come across already, there are some other rules and regulations that you need to pay good attention to, in order to avoid any form of negative situations. It is important to consider the laws as well as these particular rules and regulations altogether before you decide to get your car windows tinted. These rules and regulations may vary in other states. 

  • Do I need to have side mirrors in Wyoming? If the back window is tinted then dual side mirrors are required in the state of Wyoming.
  • Is colored tint illegal in Wyoming? The state of Wyoming does allow the usage of all tint colours except yellow and amber on the windshield. There are no other tint color restrictions for other windows.
  • What are the Window Tint Certification rules in Wyoming? The tint film manufacturers do not have to certify the film they sell in the state of Wyoming.
  • Do I need a certified sticker from the company installing my window tint in Wyoming? There is no need to have a sticker in order to identify illegal tinting in the state of Wyoming.
  • Are there any medical exemptions in Wyoming for window tint? The state of Wyoming does allow medical exemptions for special tints.
  •  Are tinted tail lights legal in Wyoming? MCL 257.697 requires stop lamps to emit a red or amber light and be capable of being seen and distinguished from their lamps for a distance of 100 feet, including during normal daylight. If the cover you apply prohibits the lamp from meeting these requirements then it is considered unlawful by the state. 

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