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Beyond Shine: How Do Ceramic Window Tints Protect Your Vehicle

It’s no secret that window tints can enhance your vehicle’s appearance and create an elevated driving experience—giving you the chance to show off your unique style while reducing glare.

However, recent advancements in tinting technology have introduced ceramic window tints, which offer more than just a sleek look. These innovative films provide superior protection for the vehicle both inside and out.

In this blog, we are taking a deeper look at these tints to answer the question “How do ceramic window tints protect your vehicle?”

Enhanced UV Protection

Car parked in the sun

One of the main protective benefits of ceramic window tints is their ability to block harmful UV rays. These rays can cause your vehicle’s interior—including upholstery, dashboards, and floor mats—to fade and discolor over time, which can have a negative impact on its visual appeal and later resale value.

Ceramic window tints are engineered using nanotechnology to reject a significant portion of ultraviolet radiation. In fact, high-performing ceramic window tints can block over 99% of UV rays. By blocking these rays, ceramic tints help preserve the interior of your vehicle, keeping it looking newer for longer.


Increased Shatter Resistance

Vehicle with cracked windshield

Ceramic window tints are engineered with advanced technology that enhances the structural integrity of a vehicle’s windows, making them more resistant to shattering upon impact—whether that impact is from someone trying to break in or from a collision.

The tint itself is designed to adhere tightly to the glass surface and provide an additional layer of protection that also helps hold the glass together in the event of an impact. In addition to the adhesive bonding, ceramic window tints are engineered to absorb and disperse energy when hit. When a force is applied to the window, such as during a crash or attempted break-in, the tint film absorbs much of the energy, reducing the likelihood of the glass breaking or shattering.

With this in mind, ceramic window tints give your vehicle extra security, protecting your windows and car interior should an impact occur.

Privacy and Security

Vehicle with ceramic window tint

Speaking of security, the darkened appearance of a ceramic window tint provides its own level of protection. Ceramic window tints offer an added layer of privacy by obscuring the view into the vehicle. This feature is particularly beneficial for protecting valuables left inside the car, as it makes it more difficult for potential thieves to see what's inside.

Plus, the tinted windows can deter smash-and-grab thefts by making it harder for opportunistic criminals to identify potential targets. This combined with the fact that the window is harder to break makes a ceramic window tint a valuable security feature for your vehicle.

Heat Rejection

Vehicle’s AC control

Ceramic window tints excel in heat rejection. Unlike traditional tints, which may allow heat to penetrate, ceramic tints have advanced infrared-blocking properties that significantly reduce the amount of heat entering the vehicle. High-quality ceramic window tints can even reject up to 94% of infrared rays.

This not only enhances comfort for passengers but also reduces the workload on the vehicle's air conditioning system, potentially improving fuel efficiency and preserving your systems.



While ceramic window tints certainly add a sleek and stylish look to vehicles, their benefits extend far beyond aesthetics. From protecting the vehicle's interior from UV damage to enhancing safety, this advanced technology offers a comprehensive solution for vehicle owners looking to safeguard their investment.



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If you’re ready to restore, protect, or style your car—book an auto detailing service in Lafayette, Indiana or Kokomo, Indiana. Our professionally trained staff (and satisfaction guarantee) promise that you’ll be impressed with our attention to detail and blown away with the final results.

* There will be an additional charge of $50 for Iron Decontamination. If your vehicle has tar, overspray, or road paint on it, we will provide a custom quote for removal.

* Removing stains is an intricate service, and while we always try to do everything possible to remove stains, we cannot guarantee full stain removal. In the event a stain cannot be fully removed, we will try to attenuate it as much as possible.

* Headliners are extremely delicate. Excessive cleaning and wetting of the headliner can cause it to fail, so excessive soiling may not be able to be removed.


Ceramic Wash, Clay, and Seal

* These prices are based on a vehicle in average condition. For a more accurate quote, pictures or a detailer’s estimate may be needed to see if your vehicle qualifies for this price.


Full Detail

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Interior Detail

* These prices are based on a vehicle in average condition. For a more accurate quote, pictures or a detailer’s estimate may be needed to see if your vehicle qualifies for this price.

*The paint polish is not intended to remove any deep paint defects. It is only intended to enhance gloss and deep clean the paint in preparation for the coating application. Additional paint correction services can be quoted at an additional charge.

Because we value you and your vehicle as much as you do, we recommend following a maintenance protocol after the initial curing time of your ceramic coatings application.

This maintenance plan will keep your warranty intact and allow you to enjoy a smooth, glass-like finish for years to come.

A professional hand wash—with a specialized ceramic coatings approved cleaning agent—is recommended every week to every other week. As a ceramic coatings VIP, you'll receive a $20 discount on all hand washes.

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Why is ceramic coating the most elite paint protection product on the market?

Premier ceramic coating offers nano-ceramic compounds that provide the maximum level of slickness, protection, and durability.

A normal clear coat has hardness between 2H and 4H. However, ceramic coatings have a hardness above 9H. This shield is the hardest paint coating on the market today and prevents minor scratches to your clearcoat and acts as a sacrificial layer.

Think of ceramic coatings as an additional clear coat layer, only a lot harder. All of this allows for more peace of mind and a fuller enjoyment of your vehicle, even in harsh environments.

Surface Scratches

UV Protection


No-Bond Surface


Permanent Protection

* We protect all plastics, vinyl, leather, Alcantara, carpet, and upholstery to help repel dirt, dust, and stains. We do not coat interior glass as it will cause fogging issues.

* A new tint can be applied to driver and passenger windows to match other factory-tinted windows on SUVs and trucks.