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Our Paint Protection Films ( PPF ) offer the best surface protection yet. Our product lines offer Nationwide Warranty, unmatched durability, chemical resistance, and Self Healing Technology.

Our experienced staff uses computer cut patterns that are specific to your vehicle. We also have the ability to make our own patterns for unique applications.

We lead the market in Paint Protection application. Just ask our customers like Lexus of Austin, Covert Ford, Chrysler-Dodge, Cadillac, GMC, Buick, BMW of Austin, AutoNation Chevrolet, Hi Tech Motorcars (Aston Martin, Bentley, Lotus, Rolls-Royce), Elite Motorsports, Porsche of Austin, Maxwell Dodge, Nyle Maxwell Fiat, and Mini of Austin.

Top of the Line Paint Protection

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  • Nearly invisible protection from damage caused by rocks, salt, insects and other road debris
  • A proprietary, self-healing clear coat that is scratch- and crack-resistant with a high-gloss finish
  • Transforms the appearance of traditional paint to a matte finish when using PPF Matte
  • Outstanding optical clarity

The highest quality paint protection

SunTek Paint Protection Film
  • The Partial Kit

    Covers partial fenders, entire front bumper, partial hood, and backs of painted side mirrors.
    Paint Protection Partial Kit
  • The Hood & Bumper Kit

    Covers the entire hood, backs of the painted side mirrors and the full painted front bumper.
    Paint Protection Hood & Bumper Kit
  • The Front Clip Kit

    Covers the painted surfaces of the entire hood, fenders, front bumper and backs of the painted side mirrors.
    Paint Protection Front Clip Kit
  • The Track Kit

    Covers the painted surfaces of the entire hood, fenders, front bumper, backs of painted side mirrors, A-pillars, rear splash, rocker panel kit, door edges & cups.
    Paint Protection Track Kit
  • The Full Car Kit

    Covers all painted surfaces of the exterior.
    Paint Protection Full Car Kit
  • * Coverage areas are for illustrative purposes only. Actual coverage will vary based on body lines and kit software.
  • Product Construction

    Paint Protection Film (PPF) is a 8 mil polyurethane film with an adhesive layer on the underside and a chemical top coat on the top. The chemical top coat provides superior stain, abrasion and chip resistance. The top coated material has self-healing properties that enable the product to repair itself when small scratches occur. SunTek PPF uses a proprietary top coat that is unmatched in the industry, providing protection from minor scratches and a high gloss finish.

  • Installation

    The installation process can take some time. Plan on leaving the vehicle with us, especially for projects that consist of large areas being filmed like full hood and full bumper applications. We like to let the vehicle cure for a while and then retouch and inspect the installation prior to final delivery. Our installation process ensures the best possible protection and appearance. The process simply cannot be rushed.

  • Maintenance

    Periodic cleaning and maintenance of PPF is required. Car wash soap and water can be used along with a good quality snythetic wax or spray sealer. Clean with a soft sponge and dry with a quality microfiber cloth. Avoid cleaning the film while dry, always lubricate the surface with car wash soap. Avoid harsh chemicals like degreaser and carb cleaner. Also avoid natural paste waxes like carnuba waxes because they can permanently discolor the material and cause wax build-up along leading edges.

  • compare Benefit SunTek Paint Ultra PPF SunTek Reaction PPF
    Resistance to stain and dirt, ease in cleaning Good Best
    Hydrophobic top coat Good Advanced Water Beading
    Self-Healing Advanced Advanced
    Limited Warranty 10 Years 12 Years
    Jason Echols
    September 15, 2022

    I have had four vehicles tinted here. The friendly experience and quality of install has been great every time with tint that looked great for years. We'll be back with our next one!

    Sebastian Rivera
    September 14, 2022

    10/10 experience. I got ceramic tint with a F30%/R15% split for my Optima and it looks awesome! They were done in a couple of hours and the quality of work was top notch! I'm a very satisfied customer and you will be, too!

    Perdita Henry
    August 31, 2022

    I recently visited Sunbusters and had several things done, along with window tinting, and the service was fantastic. First, they gave me an honest quote for the work I wanted done and did a great job on all of it. Once installed they patiently explained the technology, and answered all of my questions. When we realized one task hadn't been completed they were quick to address it. I couldn't have asked for a better experience.

    Brandon Williamson
    August 24, 2022

    These guys did an amazing job on my old Volvo wagon! The choices were presented clearly and the price was agreeable for a ceramic tint job IMO. There was even a problem with one of the rear windows and they were able to work around it and get the job done. Now my car stays cool in the sun and the weak A/C is able to keep up. 10/10 recommend

    August 9, 2022

    People are friendly. I just made a call to see if I can walk in for my car tint. It was quick and they did a great job. If you guys want to get your window tint done I definitely recommend this place. Price are fare enough.

    Scott M.
    August 3, 2022

    I called them early spring , said come on over , full tint on my new jeep very fast looks great fair price.

    Dwayne Stephens
    August 1, 2022

    Great honest men. Who know exactly what they're doing. Go here. Even if farther away.

    Austin Lee
    July 25, 2022

    Amazing shop. Good product and excellent service!

    Randy Rodgers
    July 21, 2022

    These guys did a perfect job on an old truck!! Exactly what I asked for, better than I expectef!!!

    Michael O'Neil
    July 10, 2022

    They are simply amazing and do quality work.

    Brian L.
    June 27, 2022

    Dave was amazing and super friendly. He walked through all the different options and packages, without trying to upsell anything. I was able to book an...

    Diana Cruz
    June 25, 2022

    Have been coming here for 10+ years and had always held the owner in high regard, but today we took two cars and were met with disappointing customer service. Workmanship - 5 stars Customer service - 1 star Made appt for 9am. Got there on time, first car done beautifully. See some guys from the Covert dealership come drop two cars unannounced and think nothing of it because worker tells them they’re in the back of the line since they’re booked solid. Left second car at 10am and ran errands with little children near the area. Came back 3 hours later - second car hasn’t been taken back. Covert guy comes to pick up his vehicle that was not scheduled to be done. When we bring it up to the owner, he makes excuses about his guys needing to have lunch. At 10am? Then he mentions a discount - that they offered a week before for bringing in two cars at the same time. Don’t bold face lie to us, we both know what happened. Just take accountability for your actions. All we needed was, “I’m sorry, we messed up.” or “I’m sorry, we let big pocket customers cut the line as part of our business model.” That’s it. Not taking accountability for something so small makes me wonder what would happen if something big were to go wrong. I’m so sad to see this once fantastic business lose its luster through the years. We loved this place. We loved the owner. Guess it’s back to the drawing board to find the next new fantastic place. :(

    Zander Maldonado
    June 21, 2022

    Looks great!

    Maura Dolormente
    June 20, 2022

    Excellent customer service. Clean, cool and comfortable waiting area. Competitively priced. Easy to recommend.

    Joey Mendoza
    June 12, 2022

    I take all my cars there, great service and product...

    Darin LaFon
    June 7, 2022

    It's nice in this day and age to find a business with a long history in the same location that still has the highest standards for their work. I was impressed with the entire team. The guys doing the actual tint work were clearly VERY experienced because they were so efficient with what they did. Just watching them prep the windows you could tell these guys know what they are doing. David at the front desk was very accommodating when I needed to move up my appointment for my sons football game. Very nice guy and extremely knowledgeable of the industry and their products. They also do other work like Car Audio and Radar Detectors. They even do a clear film for the front window that I'm considering on both my vehicles to cut the heat from that angle. I highly suggest their top of the line ceramic window film (Formula One Stratos). The difference of the hot sun on my arm was staggering when I got into the truck sitting outside. Plus, I don't have to turn my a/c to high just to feel the cold air in this hot Texas weather. Highly suggested and well worth the investment on my vehicle. They do have different options for different budgets, but even the best was a great value as far as I'm concerned. I'll be back with my vehicles in the future as well. Thanks to the entire team. Well Done!

    Earl M.
    June 7, 2022

    They were fast and professional. Moved to Texas a couple weeks ago and they saved my hands being cooking on my steering wheel

    Mark Manzella
    June 7, 2022

    I'm extremely pleased with the top quality tinting on my new car! The guys at Sunbusters helped me figure out which tint I wanted which was priced well. I also bought the clear film on the front windshield for UV protection, and I'm happy it didn't affect my car's head up display on the windshield. They had my car ready quicker than I expected. I love having a warranty on the film if anything goes wrong too. I highly recommend Sunbusters!

    Professional, honest people. I don't think you could ask for more, but they keep going. Quick, efficient, friendly, and knowledgeable. A well deserved 5 stars as this company is a pro at fixing lazy people's work.

    Chris Trusinsky
    May 23, 2022

    Super professional.

    Shot Tech
    May 22, 2022

    Good communication and quick service

    James M.
    May 20, 2022

    Great experience start to finish tinting my Tesla Model 3. It's Austin in 2022 so I'd expected the staff would be experienced, but they exceeded my...

    Pranay Edula
    May 17, 2022

    Great experience on what they are doing. Could offer better pricing

    Brady Hicks
    May 9, 2022

    Used these guys for about 4 cars now. Couldn’t be happier, top notch place.

    Jeff Bergeron
    April 17, 2022

    I've had multiple cars windows tinted at Sunbusters. They have good offerings, get you in quickly, and do great work! Check them out if you need to beat the heat and improve the looks of your ride!

    Meg D
    March 29, 2022

    Everytime I go in: amazing service, some of the sweetest guys you’ll meet, very professional and super time efficient! Y’all are very appreciated!

    Benjamin N.
    March 27, 2022

    I'm really impressed with the service (and I'm not easy to impress). Dav & Clinton were professional, flexible, and responsive. This wasn't my first...

    Eric Navarre
    March 26, 2022

    Best tint shop I've been too (returning customer). Always come here for my tint needs.

    Tony Jacobs
    March 15, 2022

    Great service

    Robert Macklin
    March 14, 2022

    Paul C. And Dave O. We're great to work with and I love my new stereo!

    Terry Nederveld
    March 11, 2022

    Our Tesla is the — oh I lost count — vehicle that we have had tint done by Sunbusters. This time not only did we have them tint every glass surface we had them put on the paint protection film. I can’t express how excited my wife is with the results for her Model Y. In the background you can see my F-150 that they did the tint on as well. Perfectly applied legal limit tint. Both vehicles have ceramic tint on all windows, windshield and roof and it makes a world of difference in the Texas sun. I’d highly recommend Rene, Clinton and the entire crew at Sunbusters. You won’t be disappointed.

    Justin Holcomb
    February 15, 2022

    They’re always fantastic and take care of me and my clients

    shawn brack
    January 27, 2022

    My family has used Sunbusters multiple times over the years. Just recently, we had our newest car tinted here, and I am happy to say the customer service and quality of work has not gone down a bit. I cannot recommend them enough!

    Patrick H Easter
    January 19, 2022

    Amazing price, amazing service

    Leon Teague
    January 4, 2022

    Excellent, on time and first rate job. Thanks

    Taylor Murray
    December 30, 2021

    These guys are great, no BS, quality work, and had me in and out faster than expected. Would recommend to a friend.

    Brad Kent
    December 29, 2021

    Unbelievable professionalism and quality of work. They did a re-tint of the windshield on my new car due to poor work and damage done at another shop. I emailed them last week and Dave replied within a few hours to set up the appointment and gave me all details in the email. I arrived for my appointment about 15 minutes early and Dave was there and even said my name when I walked through the door. After telling me the work would take two hours I was in and out in about 45 minutes. The result is simply fantastic. If you have car windows that you want tinted and want them done with the highest level of detail go to Sunbusters on 183 in North Austin.

    Chris Carter
    December 28, 2021

    The BEST Car Window Tinting in Austin. They typically work on high end cars and are well versed in Tinting Tesla's. Highly recommend! Give them a call they are happy to discuss options over the phone.

    December 10, 2021

    They aren't the cheapest option around, but you do get what you pay for. In particular if you need something harder to tint, like certain large glass run roofs or the windshield. Top quality work and service. I'll bring any future nice vehicle here.

    Mark Ponton
    December 9, 2021

    Very courteous and the best at what they do. Everyone I talk to raves about them too.

    Eddie Morgan
    December 1, 2021

    Great customer service always.

    Leigh Snyder
    November 4, 2021

    Dave was super quick to my email question. Got in same day, took less than a hour for my 2 windows to be completed. They look absolutely fantastic. I will tell everyone this is the place to go for window tinting. Thanks guys!

    Hung Huynh
    September 17, 2021

    Came today to get my side mirror windows with F1 pinnacle. Price was great, service was amazing and took roughly 30mins. Love this place!

    Darren Furgerson
    September 13, 2021

    Excellent installation of a cell signal booster. Definitely recommend for installation of electronics!

    Harrison Killian
    September 7, 2021

    This is my 2nd time using Sunbusters and they, once again, have done a great job tinting my Tesla. No flaws whatsoever, it looks great and the interior is much cooler! I also had the paint protection film placed on the front clip and Rene did a fantastic job! I highly recommend these guys. They are friendly, prompt and professional and their prices are fair!

    Juan Marroquin
    August 16, 2021

    Good service and a great job, done in just 1 hour.

    Michael Mattioli
    July 31, 2021

    Great tint at affordable rates done right the first time. Clean waiting room

    Russell Marks
    July 28, 2021

    Awesome work at a fair price. Really quick too

    July 28, 2021

    The darkest moon roof window tint in town you can get.

    Mike Lach
    July 25, 2021

    Tinted windows look great after 8 years

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