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are green turn signals legal

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by fireturk41, Dec 6, 2010.

  1. Dec 6, 2010 at 11:39 AM
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    fireturk41

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    would green turn signals be legal to pass inspection in NC? I had some LED amber ones but a cop made me cut them off so i was wondering
     
  2. Dec 6, 2010 at 11:41 AM
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    rcbs204

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    Hell NO.
     
  3. Dec 6, 2010 at 11:41 AM
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  4. Dec 6, 2010 at 11:42 AM
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    Why weren't the Amber LEDs acceptable?
     
  5. Dec 6, 2010 at 11:43 AM
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    Y did the cop make u remove the amber turn lights ?
     
  6. Dec 6, 2010 at 11:45 AM
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    he said they were illegal, he also pulled me over this month for running a yellow light lol
     
  7. Dec 6, 2010 at 11:46 AM
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    Turn signal lights can only be Red or Amber in USA. Red or amber in rear and Amber in front
     
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    Just relocate the turns signal to your parking lights and be done with it....
     
  9. Dec 6, 2010 at 11:49 AM
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    Amberlamps!
     
  10. Dec 6, 2010 at 11:50 AM
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    What did they say was wrong with the amber ones?
     
  11. Dec 6, 2010 at 12:01 PM
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    i had hyper blink due to them beinl LED and they were a dark amber so they replicated the pattern of an emergency light
     
  12. Dec 6, 2010 at 12:05 PM
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    go back to regular bulbs
     
  13. Dec 6, 2010 at 12:08 PM
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  14. Dec 6, 2010 at 12:10 PM
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    i dont have a place to put em, would i pass inspection with just the bulb dangling?

    fire, do you have a link?
     
  15. Dec 6, 2010 at 12:11 PM
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    you should be able to go to walmart and find some amber housings that you can put on your bumper for fairly cheap
     
  16. Dec 6, 2010 at 12:11 PM
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    10-4, thanks
     
  17. Dec 6, 2010 at 12:18 PM
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    Or, put the proper resistor on the LEDs to slow down the blink.
     
  18. Dec 6, 2010 at 12:25 PM
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    Use a resistor or LED turn signal relay.

    I don't see how they would blink fast enough to simulate am emergency strobe, plus they are of legal color even if they were strobes
     
  19. Dec 6, 2010 at 12:52 PM
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    in california they can be white to the front or amber.

    a guy back in my ricer days with a 1990 accord had a body kit and there also wasnt a place for front turn signals ... so he got trailer sidemarker lights and put them into the mesh so he would pass inspection in rhode island.
     
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