Free 7 Day Trial RV GPS App RV Trip Planner Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Free 7 Day Trial ×


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-19-2012, 03:35 AM   #1
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Waynesville
Posts: 14,425
New States in the USA

In our travels of the USA I have to laugh while going thru states with/without front license plate restrictions. I didnt realize that John Deere, 3, Harley Davidson, Retired. were States. Even in states that require front plates,if you have a Corvette,Trans Am, or any vehicle that you deem looks better without a front plate. And people worry about front bike carriers blocking the plate. Youroo!!
youroo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-19-2012, 09:27 AM   #2
Missing Link
 
cyclepuck's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Genesee, MI
Posts: 419
Here in mi you see a lot of different ones but you nailed the most popular. A few weeks back I seen one on a old rusty white full size work van and it said Don't laugh your daughter might be in here.
__________________
2014 Puma 30-DBSS
2014 Ram 2500 Mega Cab 6.4L
cyclepuck is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-19-2012, 12:37 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Waynesville
Posts: 14,425
I have never seen a bank robber back away from a robbery.It is very difficult to pass and write a license plate number! Front plates are NOT needed. Youroo!!
youroo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-19-2012, 10:34 PM   #4
Anacortesians
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Anacortes, WA
Posts: 1,166
Yes they are, at least in the Soviet of Washington. If the automated toll systems on the toll bridges and the "pay to use" HOV lanes can't get a transducer response, the cameras look at the front plate to determine who should get the bill.

I don't know how they handle out-of-state registrations that are legally here (military), but anyone from a state that doesn't have front plates will probably get a free ride!

We did have on item in the news recently, where a regular commuter got dinged because the transducer system didn't catch his pass thru the toll plaza. It got the license plate number and billed him. He was on an overseas trip at the time and his car was in the long-term parking at SeaTac airport. Turns out the camera had captured a Colorado plate with the same numbers and couldn't tell it wasn't a Washington plate.

If you're a regular commuter on toll roads that use transducers, check your account for "ringers" from other states.
__________________
Frank and Eileen
No longer RVers or FR owners
F and E Damp is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Forest River, Inc. or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:14 PM.