[DeTomaso] New California Exhaust Fine - Ford era Panteras exempt
Himes, Terry (397C)
Terry.Himes at jpl.nasa.gov
Wed Jan 23 12:37:57 EST 2019
Whaaaat!? Common Sense prevailed ?
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Terry W. Himes
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On 1/23/19, 9:33 AM, "DeTomaso on behalf of Garth Rodericks via DeTomaso" <detomaso-bounces at server.detomasolist.com on behalf of detomaso at server.detomasolist.com> wrote:
Just an update I spotted in a Hot Rod article... It seems smog exempt vehicles are not subject to the fine.
Quote from the article..."In conclusion, if you own a car that requires a smog certificate in order to register it (1976 and newer) and you have an exhaust that is loud enough to give law enforcement a reason to pull you over, you’re getting fined! For now, this amendment won’t have any effect on pre-smog era cars (1975 and older). There is a silver-lining though. If you were cited for an illegal exhaust and you believe you weren’t in violation, there is a SEMA-sponsored noise-testing program with the Bureau of Automotive Repair that can dismiss the citation by issuing a certificate of compliance."
SEMA-sponsored noise-testing program:
Certificate of compliancehttps://bar.ca.gov/Consumer/Referee_Program/Vehicle_Exhaust_Noise_Level_Certification.html
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