Originally Posted by ElectRick
You are missing the most obvious (and cheapest) of all potential solutions.
Get rid of any aftermarket tint altogether, and buy a pair of sunglasses.
The cops leave you alone, and you can still look cool.
This would be a no-brainer for me if I were getting hassled this much by the local constabulary over such a trivial thing as window tint.
My car is black. The only thing that makes it bearable in the summer is
the window tint. It keeps it 30 deg cooler inside when it is sunny.