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DRL color change #24962 Jul 4, 6:29am Jul 4, 6:29am
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DRL color change
I know that here in Florida DRLs are not required but would it be against the laws to change thier color foreveryday use...to say...blue...I figure the only laws that would apply are the same as those to neons since these arn't required lights. Anyone up on florida traffic laws?


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Re: DRL color change [Re: r3dh4l0] #24963 Jul 4, 7:44am Jul 4, 7:44am
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i think blue colored DRLs are still illegal, i dont live there but idunno


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Re: DRL color change [Re: Street Prototype] #24964 Jul 4, 9:13am Jul 4, 9:13am
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Yeah, I figured as much also, I'm told blue neons are illegal as well, but lots of people get away with it in this part of florida cause the cops don't seem to care much.


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Re: DRL color change [Re: r3dh4l0] #24965 Jul 4, 9:46am Jul 4, 9:46am
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anything that is blue or red in color is illegal in the front or on the bottom, the only red you can have are your tail lights. the reason for this is that blue and red represent police vehicles.


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Re: DRL color change [Re: r3dh4l0] #24966 Jul 4, 1:42pm Jul 4, 1:42pm
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you would have blue high beams...i believe the DRLs are the high beams lit at a lower wattage


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Re: DRL color change [Re: r3dh4l0] #24967 Jul 4, 2:30pm Jul 4, 2:30pm
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Thanks so far, I understand why I couldn't have them because of thier color, but would the act of changing the color be iliegal in itself?


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Re: DRL color change [Re: r3dh4l0] #24968 Jul 4, 8:54pm Jul 4, 8:54pm
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usually anything like that is illegal. Certain colors are not allowed.


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Re: DRL color change [Re: r3dh4l0] #24969 Jul 6, 2:32am Jul 6, 2:32am
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wut kinda bulb did you guys use to change the DRL/High Beams???...if you use a 55w instead of a 65w will the bulb short out??...i read that the celica has a 65w bulb

Re: DRL color change [Re: r3dh4l0] #24970 Jul 6, 3:22am Jul 6, 3:22am
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check the store here, they got em. thumbsup

I just got/installed the MTEC package from here, and it looks great. Real bright..highly recommended man! goodjob

Re: DRL color change [Re: r3dh4l0] #24971 Jul 6, 3:24am Jul 6, 3:24am
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here's the link..hope this helps

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