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Date:         Mon, 3 Apr 2000 22:41:32 -0700
Reply-To:     Todd Last <Rubatoguy@MINDSPRING.COM>
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From:         Todd Last <Rubatoguy@MINDSPRING.COM>
Subject:      Re: Clear front turn signal lenses?
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At least in California, the vehicle code states that orange or clear turn signals are okay. Many pre mid-1960's cars have white turn signals. But then, we have no vehicle inspection program here either. (But we do have a biannual smog check)

As far as not being DOT approved... well, you can't have it all.

Todd '88 Westy


> Here is the story on the clear turn signal lenses. I did take several names > a few months ago on getting these lenses here at a lower price. However I > didn't get enough names to do a "buy-in" on these so I didn't. > The normal price on these lenses is actually $179 a pair (I changed my price > on my website to $135 a pair when I thought I could get them at a lower price > but I can't. Web price is changed today). > > These lenses are not DOT approved, but I see these all the time on Japanese > cars and no one ever gets ticketed for clear signals (they still blink orange > isn't that what counts?). If you had an inspection to go through you could > easily change back to your original signals in a minute if they gave you a > hard time about it. > > Sorry about delayed response, but I was working alot of overtime this week > getting three vans back on the road plus my brother's Passat, plus doing all > of the parts sales. If someone had sent a parts request on a coolant hose or > something critical I would have responded immediately. Clear turn signals > had to wait until I was less busy (this week). > > Thanks, > Ken Wilford > > John 3:16 > Phone: (856)-765-1583 > Shop: (856)-327-0027 > Fax: (856)-327-2242

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