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solving photo-radar speeding ticket... #13816 Apr 26, 6:49pm Apr 26, 6:49pm
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solving photo-radar speeding ticket...
I hope this is the right area for this post. I was wondering if anyone here has gotten a photo-radar speeding ticket. My wife recently got one and I am trying to come up with ways to avoid the problem since their are many of these things being installed in our area. I have come up with either removing the front License Plate(not-so-good-idea) or putting the front License Plate on a hinge with some type of manual pushrod that will keep it pushed down(if cops are near) or out-of-sight. This way she can retract the License Plate when needed. Anyone ever tried this or have any suggestions? Thanks!

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Re: solving photo-radar speeding ticket... [Re: awdturbo] #13817 Apr 26, 7:18pm Apr 26, 7:18pm
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Good news/bad news: I don't have a new idea, but I think the one you have about hinge would work.. you just better come up with a really good story to explain why you have your license on a hinge in case you get caught red handed.


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Re: solving photo-radar speeding ticket... [Re: Evan] #13818 Apr 26, 7:30pm Apr 26, 7:30pm
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Don't speed thumbsup

Anyways, that hinge thing will work for the most part. One of my friends did it on his prelude until he got caught. Cop gave him a ticket for unclear License Plate (front) because he saw him with no plate and then he got pulled over and he had one.

Upon closer inspection the cop asked that exact same question ... "what's with the hinge and cable ?" he was busted rofl

According the law the front License Plate has to be securely fastened to the front bumper in a vertical position.

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oh yeah i;m sure your gonna be bound to forget if your plate is up or down anyway...eventually

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Re: solving photo-radar speeding ticket... [Re: RicePowered] #13819 Apr 26, 7:32pm Apr 26, 7:32pm
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Quote:
Originally posted by EvanJ:
Good news/bad news: I don't have a new idea, but I think the one you have about hinge would work.. you just better come up with a really good story to explain why you have your license on a hinge in case you get caught red handed.
well, since it is my wife's car "when I purchased it, it was like that and I dont know how to fix it." You know chicks can play that off real well.

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Re: solving photo-radar speeding ticket... [Re: awdturbo] #13820 Apr 26, 7:46pm Apr 26, 7:46pm
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How about this Stealth Plate ?

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Re: solving photo-radar speeding ticket... [Re: RacerX225] #13821 Apr 26, 7:57pm Apr 26, 7:57pm
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I heard that they sale a spray the when sprayed on the License Plate, then the photo is taken the flash of the camera flashes back to the lens
causing it to get a white blank photo.What sucks is that I don't know where to get it sorry!
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Re: solving photo-radar speeding ticket... [Re: Rone0seveN] #13822 Apr 26, 8:00pm Apr 26, 8:00pm
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just don't speed and it won't happen. The only picture tickets I know of around here are if you drive through EZ-Pass without the module up in the right place or even there, a camera takes a photo of your rear License Plate, then in the mail you receive the picture of it and a ticket for not have the EZ-Pass.


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Re: solving photo-radar speeding ticket... [Re: VSGTS14] #13823 Apr 26, 8:04pm Apr 26, 8:04pm
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Then just spray both front and back..!!!!! grin


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Re: solving photo-radar speeding ticket... [Re: Rone0seveN] #13824 Apr 26, 10:14pm Apr 26, 10:14pm
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Originally posted by TRDGTS014:
[QB]just don't speed and it won't happen. The only picture tickets I know of around here are [QB]
Unfortunently my wife is the driver and I seem to have no control or influence over her speeding. She has got a lead foot when she is drivin her TSI AWD... Although I must say it is great sittin in the pass. seat when she smokes honda's/etc. Beaten by a chick! She's got a Valentine 1 detector and everything. I'm just tryin to reduce the ticket costs.. grin


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Re: solving photo-radar speeding ticket... [Re: awdturbo] #13825 Apr 26, 10:52pm Apr 26, 10:52pm
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i don't have the front License Plate on my car over here they don't care i've gotten pulled over for speeding and they never said anything about me needing a front License Plate but i guess that's just over here


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Re: solving photo-radar speeding ticket... [Re: EuRoBoYGT] #13826 Apr 26, 10:54pm Apr 26, 10:54pm
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have you considered... NOT SPEEDING??


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Re: solving photo-radar speeding ticket... [Re: FX-MAN] #13827 Apr 27, 12:05am Apr 27, 12:05am
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actually, i've seen this licsense plate claer plexiglass cover that is made so that when the flash of the camera goes off the light is caught in small crystals, which in-turn relfect the light and show up as a white blank liscense plate. but it is illegal in the US. some BMW catelog had it i think it was called "Bimmer" something or other. oh and the cover alsoo made it impossible to the the liscense plate from any other besides directly in front.


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Re: solving photo-radar speeding ticket... [Re: Kim] #13828 Apr 27, 5:41am Apr 27, 5:41am
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