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Old 04-23-2010, 05:15 PM   #41
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Couldn't you just tint the insides of the plastic so you wouldn't have to worry about it as much?
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Couldn't you just tint the insides of the plastic so you wouldn't have to worry about it as much?
It is hard to open up the rear lights without destroying them.
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Old 04-24-2010, 03:36 AM   #43
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What'* the legality of this mod? I went to Advance and found that tinting spray, but it said it was for off-road use only.
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Depends on your location. In my area they will pull you over and ticket you if your lights look tinted or off color at all. I can almost guarentee its not legal in your area, but it really depends on whether it is enforced.
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in south florida its 100% legal as long as lights can be seen at night from 1000 feet, aqnd brake lights can be seen from 300 feet. its still flat black, but i like em that way.
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same here, 150 meters and 300 for brakes
i ordered the flim for mine to try it just for the heck of it
and i might be doing the head lightss, and fogs... just for the summr lol


im gon murder out daaa biittchhh, yoo! lol
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in south florida its 100% legal as long as lights can be seen at night from 1000 feet, aqnd brake lights can be seen from 300 feet. its still flat black, but i like em that way.
wait so the marker lights have to be seen from 1000ft but the brake lights only 300ft?
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wait so the marker lights have to be seen from 1000ft but the brake lights only 300ft?
So it seems. I checked Connecticut'* motor vehicle laws, and that'* what'* legal here, too:

Title 14, Chapter 246, 14-96l(a) specifies 1000' for the headlights and taillights, and 14-96r(a) specifies 300' for the brake lights in full sunlight.

Once I find a thousand-foot measuring tape, I'm tinting the taillights. In the front, I'll be happy with just cleared corners.
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So it seems. I checked Connecticut'* motor vehicle laws, and that'* what'* legal here, too:

Title 14, Chapter 246, 14-96l(a) specifies 1000' for the headlights and taillights, and 14-96r(a) specifies 300' for the brake lights in full sunlight.

Once I find a thousand-foot measuring tape, I'm tinting the taillights. In the front, I'll be happy with just cleared corners.
Oh ok so the 1000ft is for at night and 300 for during the day. Makes sense now
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