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JDM Side markers #180640 May 18, 5:57pm May 18, 5:57pm
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JDM Side markers
1. JDM Side markers are they street legal? (like anyone is going to get pulled over for that but nice to know..)

2. Do they have a reflective part on them like the stock us ones?


Only reason I ask is when I bought these and they came today and it had a disclaimer on them saying its only for off road <-- rofl or show use.

Are these any different from real JDM side markers?? confused frown

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Re: JDM Side markers [Re: Erick] #180641 May 18, 6:03pm May 18, 6:03pm
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1. I dont see why it would be illegal? As long as they are amber it should be alright.


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Re: JDM Side markers [Re: Live42day] #180642 May 18, 6:06pm May 18, 6:06pm
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they are legal

Re: JDM Side markers [Re: righteous_one] #180643 May 18, 6:10pm May 18, 6:10pm
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righteous_one did you get jdm one's or are they aftermarket?? confused

Also I think cars have to have an amber/orange reflective part on the side front of the car. Just like theres red in the side rear of the car. (tail lights)

okay nvm i think i just answered my own question...heck i'll use these anyways.. but...just wondering..

Are the JDM ones reflective?? confused


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Re: JDM Side markers [Re: Erick] #180644 May 18, 6:13pm May 18, 6:13pm
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Originally Posted by Erick
righteous_one did you get jdm one's or are they aftermarket?? confused

Also I think cars have to have an amber/orange reflective part on the side front of the car. Just like theres red in the side rear of the car. (tail lights)

okay nvm i think i just answered my own question...heck i'll use these anyways.. but...just wondering..

Are the JDM ones reflective?? confused

these are the supra Sidemarkers...the jdm ones are hard to find...

Re: JDM Side markers [Re: righteous_one] #180645 May 18, 6:15pm May 18, 6:15pm
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alright thanks thumbsup No wonder I had a hard time finding it .. so I ended up with the supra ones grin


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Re: JDM Side markers [Re: Erick] #180646 May 18, 8:30pm May 18, 8:30pm
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they're not reflective

Re: JDM Side markers [Re: Joey] #180647 May 18, 8:31pm May 18, 8:31pm
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your gonna have to send them to me... i wouldnt want you getting pulled over.

Re: JDM Side markers [Re: spaztikid] #180648 May 18, 8:36pm May 18, 8:36pm
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it's funny how many of you guys are worried... just think of all the people who dont have a spot on their bumper to instgall corners... many aftermarket bumpers dont have a spot to allow them wave


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Re: JDM Side markers [Re: isaac] #180650 May 18, 9:21pm May 18, 9:21pm
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wow you already received the lens?? cool thumbsup those are legal because they are amber only if they were clear...


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Re: JDM Side markers [Re: xxmonkeyboixx] #180651 May 18, 9:27pm May 18, 9:27pm
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Originally Posted by xxmonkeyboixx
wow you already received the lens?? cool thumbsup those are legal because they are amber only if they were clear...


"clear"... like headlights rofl

this thread is funny


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Re: JDM Side markers [Re: isaac] #180652 May 18, 9:59pm May 18, 9:59pm
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o yah xxmonkeyboixx thanks for the recomendation... thumbsup

it was just the disclaimer on the box that got me for a bit..and as Isaac said a some kits dont even have the holes for the side markers tongue

and heck from the pictures Isaac posted up for me of his car they look brighter than stock grin


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Re: JDM Side markers [Re: Erick] #180653 May 19, 7:41am May 19, 7:41am
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Hey guys where did you get that JDM side markers? rice

Re: JDM Side markers [Re: Erick] #180654 May 19, 9:18am May 19, 9:18am
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Originally Posted by Erick
o yah xxmonkeyboixxand heck from the pictures Isaac posted up for me of his car they look brighter than stock grin


Along with the side markers, I upgraded might light bulbs from the stock to these...
https://www.celicahobby.com/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=113


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Re: JDM Side markers [Re: isaac] #180655 May 19, 9:23am May 19, 9:23am
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i like clear better than amber.. just my.02

Re: JDM Side markers [Re: Justice] #180656 May 19, 9:24am May 19, 9:24am
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it all depends on the the color of your car... grin
... you picked that color, so now pick the color of your side markers (dont let someone make decisions you probably should be making for yourself wave)


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Re: JDM Side markers [Re: isaac] #180657 May 19, 11:02am May 19, 11:02am
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Originally Posted by isaac
it all depends on the the color of your car... grin
... you picked that color, so now pick the color of your side markers (dont let someone make decisions you probably should be making for yourself wave)


Yea wat Isaac said...hahah jk wat ever floats ur boat grin

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can you get the JDM's in clear???

i have only seen orange confused

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Originally Posted by XplodCelica0708
can you get the JDM's in clear???

i have only seen orange confused

they have it at procarparts.com
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do you get a ticket for having Clear Corners?

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my same question??

tks for the pictures thumbsup

Re: JDM Side markers [Re: righteous_one] #180662 May 19, 11:11pm May 19, 11:11pm
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Originally Posted by righteous_one
Originally Posted by XplodCelica0708
can you get the JDM's in clear???

i have only seen orange confused

they have it at procarparts.com
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wat??? i was just there 2 days ago and they didnt have it. man imma get that thanks smile

Re: JDM Side markers [Re: xxmonkeyboixx] #180663 May 19, 11:33pm May 19, 11:33pm
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you kmow i just checked for you Don but I couldn't find any =P


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Re: JDM Side markers [Re: Erick] #180664 May 20, 12:56pm May 20, 12:56pm
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For the clear Supra markers try http://www.i-m-racing.com/clearbumligs1.html just got mine from there a couple of weeks ago.

Re: JDM Side markers [Re: kewlrule] #180665 May 20, 1:32pm May 20, 1:32pm
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wow regular price is $100.00!!! eek sale for around 50 ..


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Yeah but consider I ordered some from Suprastore for 70 (b/4 shipping...needless to say I wanted them BAD) and I got those sh*tty euro ones you can buy off ebay for $25. At least Suprastore took em back and refunded $70. I was NOT happy b/c their pics showed the ones above. So $50 and I got what I wanted seemed like a deal. Sorry to rant but damn how hard can it be to make these $5 plastic markers? wtf

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i just found these on ebay and it says that it is jdm celica side markers
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agreed.. ^^ I mean once you have a mold wouldn't one just put it together?? I bet Jon could make these


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Re: JDM Side markers [Re: Erick] #180669 May 20, 3:00pm May 20, 3:00pm
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Originally Posted by Erick

you kmow i just checked for you Don but I couldn't find any =P


hahaha yea for some reason it doesnt show under Toyota Supra for 97. So I did a search for bumper lens and found it there. took a couple of pages but found it... thanks for checkin erick

here's the link

Clear bumper lens

u can see its cheaper but they charge 10 something to ship...but still cheap tho

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they are technically illegal. they say "For off-road use only" because they are not DOT approved. Doubtful it will make a difference to the cops, unless they truly want to stick you with a ticket!

authentic JDM corner lenses should be dot legal, most of the manufacturers in japan like to cover all their bases, and they usually get them approved by DOT and similar agencies even if they are only intended for the JDM market.

You should be cool with the clears, so long as you use amber bulbs in them.

Interestingly enough, on a black car, like mine, those side markers are a big deal, makes the front-end of your car visible from the sides at night. If they don't have a reflective portion, you should be okay, just remember that if your lights are off, the visibily mentioned earlier will not be as great, not an issue when driving, but nice for when your car is parked in a lot at night, it keeps other drivers from bumpiing into it, especially if your celica is a darker color.

Just some stuff to consider...


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Originally Posted by isaac
it's funny how many of you guys are worried... just think of all the people who dont have a spot on their bumper to instgall corners... many aftermarket bumpers dont have a spot to allow them wave

i have no side markers either

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Rave669 thanks you answered my question in one paragraph and nice info.. i always wondered about the jdm ones.. although hard to find.. but these "off road" supra ones will do me fine till I come across some authentic jdm ones if ever


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