Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 502
Chaz
Senior Member
Chaz
2000 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 502
DFW Texas
Mar 2, 11:23am - #115609 
Texas license plate law

I know that here in Texas you must have a License Plate on both the front and back of the car. But I wonder if I can put my front plate in my windshield, I was thinking of attaching it to the windshield with suction cups, what do you all think? Is it legal?


"A fight is not won by one punch or kick. Either learn to endure or hire a bodyguard." - Bruce Lee
Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 2
xAaronx
New Member
xAaronx
2000 Red Toyota Celica GT
New Member
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 2
DFW TX
Mar 2, 12:26pm - #115610 
I'm pretty sure being in the window is ok, I don't even bother with a front one and I haven't gotten hastled about it yet.

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 29
Veronica
Member
Veronica

Member
1970 Chevrolet Chevelle

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 29
North Texas
Mar 2, 2:34pm - #115611 
Originally Posted by xAaronx

I'm pretty sure being in the window is ok, I don't even bother with a front one and I haven't gotten hastled about it yet.


I am in Texas and I took my front plate off over 2 years ago, and have never been bothered about it either. Plus, I think it is a "fit it" ticket anyways, meaning all you have to do is put it back on and you can get it dismissed...but I could be wrong.

Joined: Feb 2003
Posts: 347
vaio23
Member
vaio23
2003 Spectra Blue Toyota Celica
Member
2003 Toyota Celica

Joined: Feb 2003
Posts: 347
Baytown, TX
Mar 2, 3:22pm - #115612 
I got a ticket a couple of months ago and it isn't a fix it ticket, I was fined $120 dollars so watch out.

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 448
QuickChick03gt
Senior Member
QuickChick03gt
Senior Member
2004 Acura & Subaru RSX-S A-Spec & WRX S

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 448
Colorado
Mar 2, 3:35pm - #115613 
I live in colorado and i used to always get hasseled by the state patrol for not having my License Plate on my car. I had it in my window and they said you cant have it their because it can hurt someone if you were to get into an accident.
I never got a ticket for it just warnings.
I ended up taking it out of the window and mis placing it, so now ill be screwed if they really start comming down on it since i lost it...


*Every moment creates the story of your life,
so you might as well make it interesting.*
[Linked Image]
Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 145
Donegan
Member
Donegan

Member

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 145
JAPAN
Mar 2, 6:50pm - #115614 
How about in Washington state?

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 502
Chaz
Senior Member
Chaz
2000 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 502
DFW Texas
Mar 2, 8:20pm - #115615 
the thing is, I don't have the bracket that protects the front bumper. Not only does it look ugly, it's scratching the paint. angry


"A fight is not won by one punch or kick. Either learn to endure or hire a bodyguard." - Bruce Lee
Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 63
LUNATIC13
Member
LUNATIC13

Member
2001 Toyota Celica

Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 63
VIRGINIA
Mar 3, 12:44pm - #115616 
I THINK IN MOST STATES IT IS ILLEGAL. MY B/F BROTHER HAD HIS REARPLATE IN THE WINDOW AND GOT IN TROUBLE. MY FRIEND JON HAD HIS FRONTPLATE IN THE WINDOW AND GOT IN TORUBLE AS WELL.

Joined: Jul 2002
Posts: 1,285
Stun
Specialist
Stun

Specialist
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jul 2002
Posts: 1,285
Jersey
Mar 3, 1:32pm - #115617 
This is what happened to me. Check it out...
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthrea...part=1&vc=1


[Linked Image]
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 502
Chaz
Senior Member
Chaz
2000 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 502
DFW Texas
Mar 3, 6:27pm - #115618 
I guess I could attach it to a grille (once I get one). Thanks for all the advice guys thumbsup


"A fight is not won by one punch or kick. Either learn to endure or hire a bodyguard." - Bruce Lee
Join the conversation - Register Now or Log In to add your comment


Moderated by  isaac 

Member Spotlight
Sarge03
Sarge03
2003 Toyota Celica GT
Bamberg, Germany

Posts: 69
Joined: October 2003
Thanks: CarExcess for installing lambo door hinges!!
Show All Member Profiles 
Shout Box
Recent Topics
E-brake and seized brake caliper
by osirhc17. 04/27/2017 10:27 AM
TradingGTS for GT what should I know.
by GTS25430. 04/24/2017 5:19 PM
Does 01' corolla struts swap in an 01' celica GT?
by Frostysnowman92. 04/24/2017 1:22 PM
WTB: 00-02 amp bypass harness
by MJ00GTS. 04/18/2017 7:36 PM
Does not seem to be much activity for the 5th gens???
by Coop301. 04/18/2017 7:51 AM
Cold wet weather hesitation
by GTS25430. 04/17/2017 6:15 AM
00-02 premium 8spkr 2din gps solutions?
by MJ00GTS. 04/17/2017 2:24 AM
WTB: valve assy, vacuum switch
by hydraea. 04/15/2017 5:32 PM
Customize Your Toyota Celica Privacy Policy · About · Contact
Privacy Policy · About · Contact
CelicaHobby.com is an independent Toyota Celica enthusiast website. CelicaHobby.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. in any way. The Toyota and Celica names and logos are trademarks owned by Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
© CelicaHobby.com, 2001-2017
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Snapshot build 20170416)