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Mar 23, 4:42pm - #424187 
Pulled over please help

i just got pulled over last night for inadequate exhaust angry see now the part i don't get is that i have TRD exhaust which i thought was legal, and to add to that all i have is Intake and the TRD. so i was going to ple not guilty but i was wondering how can i prove that it is legal?

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Mar 23, 4:44pm - #424188 
great, get the stats from your dealer :-D youll get out clean, then as your leaving tell em to suck a nut wave


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Mar 23, 4:48pm - #424189 
...^^yup..and give em a home made pearl necklace while ur at it!!!! thumbsup


its towards the end of the month...quota time...bunch-a-oinks thumbsdown


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I hit, what else, oh plus dome.
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Mar 23, 5:00pm - #424190 
where do you live?


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Mar 23, 5:12pm - #424191 
Did you order it new? If so, show them the warranty card that came with it. If you don't have it, I can scan and send you a copy of mine. It's legal and meets all states decibel level requirements. Worse case scenario, ask them to test it with a decibel meter.


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Mar 23, 5:17pm - #424192 
all you need to show them really but the actual document




Bolt-on stainless steel muffler improves exhaust flow, generates a 10-14 hp gain and a deep sound. Bolts on without cutting or modification. Emissions legal in all 50 states and meets DOT 95dB noise requirements


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Mar 23, 5:39pm - #424193 
I was bored...

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Mar 23, 5:55pm - #424194 
yea i have that card only thing is that it says for california and i live in New york so i dunno if they will accept that. confused and i did purchase it new. thanks for all your guys help thumbsup

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Mar 23, 5:59pm - #424195 
Originally Posted by CRBN BLU
Did you order it new? If so, show them the warranty card that came with it. If you don't have it, I can scan and send you a copy of mine. It's legal and meets all states decibel level requirements. Worse case scenario, ask them to test it with a decibel meter.


Yeah, they have to provide proof that you are in violation...tellem: "Test me." Bet they won't. thumbsup


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Mar 23, 7:09pm - #424196 
Originally Posted by zugzug12
Originally Posted by CRBN BLU
Did you order it new? If so, show them the warranty card that came with it. If you don't have it, I can scan and send you a copy of mine. It's legal and meets all states decibel level requirements. Worse case scenario, ask them to test it with a decibel meter.


Yeah, they have to provide proof that you are in violation...tellem: "Test me." Bet they won't. thumbsup


True. Are they saying you're in violation of noise limits or that the exhaust does not belong on your car? California tends to have the strictest automotive laws, so if the TRD passes there, it'll pass anywhere. In the end, they have to prove their accusations. So bring that to their attention. Just don't cave in and pay it off.


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Mar 23, 10:54pm - #424197 
Originally Posted by Fear
yea i have that card only thing is that it says for california and i live in New york so i dunno if they will accept that. confused and i did purchase it new. thanks for all your guys help thumbsup
LMAO, do I need to break out the Photoshop tongue hahaha good luck with that...I'm getting an exhaust that's pretty loud and I'm wondering if the cops out here in AZ will bug me...

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Mar 24, 4:33pm - #424198 
Trust me, get the proof...and fight this one.


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Mar 25, 8:23pm - #424199 
If you get someone to test the decibal level for you, get a certified copy of the equipment's calibration paperwork to prove that the equipment is working right. The judge will ask for it.

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