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Old 11-29-2008, 11:26 AM   #1
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Alright --dont know if this is the right place
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I asked my parents to get me a clear signal grill and clear side-markers for Christmas -- I was wondering if any people had trouble passing inspection due to the signals not being amber --- thanks for the help


i looked at the state laws the S2 posted-- -according to it I will be fine if i have white or amber or any color between--- but i just wanted to see if yall have ran into any problems --even though its legal
thanks for the help--- i am still curious



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Old 11-29-2008, 11:31 AM   #2
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no you wont have any problem. just use amber bulbs.
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Old 11-29-2008, 12:07 PM   #3
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People from your home state will probably be able to provide you with accurate information.
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Old 11-29-2008, 01:13 PM   #4
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there should be no problem. as long as you are displaying a amber light. so your gonna need amber bulbs if the side markers are clear.
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Old 11-29-2008, 01:16 PM   #5
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No trouble here, as long as the bulb Itself is amber, the grille is okay with clears. Get it, looks good.

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Old 11-30-2008, 12:49 AM   #6
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You wont have any problems!
as long as your bulbs are amber.
i have the SilverStar amber bulbs. (size:3157)
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they give a blue/red/orange reflection and light up amber.
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Old 11-30-2008, 02:54 PM   #7
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two questions

1: how to put the emblem on the grill
2: how to change the side markers out


why do the laws say its ok to have a white light ? if i need amber ill get amber --just wondering


thanks for the help-
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Behind the bumper where the side markers are at should be 2 screws holding the markers in ... that is it. Pretty simple.

For the emblem I remember being one screw holding the emblem ... but I haven't done that in a long time.
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you dont have to have amber bulbs, but it is recommended.

they can be white or yellow (amber) to pass inspection.

hell, i had those cheap ass "hyper white" bulbs in there, and they looked damn close to being blue, and never had a problem.
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do they even check this kind of stuff? my shop just plugs in OBDII scanner, as long as I got no codes (even when i was catless) I'm good and I'm on my way. some shops will care about illegal tint though
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