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May 18, 6:57pm - #180640 
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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May 18, 7:03pm - #180641 
1. I dont see why it would be illegal? As long as they are amber it should be alright.


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May 18, 7:06pm - #180642 
they are legal

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May 18, 7:10pm - #180643 
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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May 18, 7:13pm - #180644 
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...

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May 18, 7:15pm - #180645 
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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May 18, 9:30pm - #180646 
they're not reflective

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May 18, 9:31pm - #180647 
your gonna have to send them to me... i wouldnt want you getting pulled over.

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May 18, 9:36pm - #180648 
^^^^ haha funny guy


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May 18, 9:45pm - #180649 
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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May 18, 10:21pm - #180650 
wow you already received the lens?? cool thumbsup those are legal because they are amber only if they were clear...


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May 18, 10:27pm - #180651 
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

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May 18, 10:59pm - #180652 
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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May 19, 8:41am - #180653 
Hey guys where did you get that JDM side markers? rice

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May 19, 10:18am - #180654 
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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May 19, 10:23am - #180655 
i like clear better than amber.. just my.02

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May 19, 10:24am - #180656 
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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May 19, 12:02pm - #180657 
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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May 19, 2:24pm - #180658 
can you get the JDM's in clear???

i have only seen orange confused

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May 19, 2:49pm - #180659 
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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May 19, 2:56pm - #180660 
do you get a ticket for having Clear Corners?


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May 19, 5:27pm - #180661 
my same question??

tks for the pictures thumbsup

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May 20, 12:11am - #180662 
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

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May 20, 12:33am - #180663 
you kmow i just checked for you Don but I couldn't find any =P


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May 20, 1:56pm - #180664 
For the clear Supra markers try http://www.i-m-racing.com/clearbumligs1.html just got mine from there a couple of weeks ago.

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May 20, 2:32pm - #180665 
wow regular price is $100.00!!! eek sale for around 50 ..


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May 20, 2:40pm - #180666 
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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May 20, 2:45pm - #180667 
i just found these on ebay and it says that it is jdm celica side markers
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May 20, 2:46pm - #180668 
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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May 20, 4:00pm - #180669 
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

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

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May 20, 8:01pm - #180670 
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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May 20, 8:44pm - #180671 
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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May 20, 10:25pm - #180672 
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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