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post #1 of 8 Old 02-26-2010, 07:50 PM Thread Starter
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Should I laugh or be pissed?

My father got a ticket in the mail from CARB stating that one of his vehicles was observed emitting smoke that hung in the air in excess of 3 seconds. The best part of this ticket is the vehicle that is listed as being the offender is one of his trailers. I am pretty certain that I was pulling it at the time, as his truck is a gasser that does not smoke at all. My truck is registered in CO, as that is where I work, and is plated as a recreational vehicle, not a commercial vehicle.


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I've gotten one of those, also. It's not a ticket, it's just a letter stating that your truck was observed emitting excessive amounts of smoke by an a-hole tree hugger.


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Uh! Only in California!

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Send it back with a note, "We're not the aliens you're looking for."

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they should give CA to mexico and just let em have it
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they should give CA to mexico and just let em have it
hey i live in cali and ill let you no there are a few good old boys still over here!!! were just sittin in the back drinkin beer tho

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hey i live in cali and ill let you no there are a few good old boys still over here!!! were just sittin in the back drinkin beer tho
Yeah, I need another beer...

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I'd mail it back with a picture of the trailer, with a nice little note


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