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Old 09-01-2013, 11:14 PM   #1
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What kind of mods would it take to get your car impounded in NJ

Let's say my car is straight piped and is very loud, would that be enough to impound it? I always thought that if your car has illegal mods, the most that could happened is that you'll get fined. Just curious though because it violates many laws and it has no cats on it.
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Old 09-01-2013, 11:31 PM   #2
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What kind of mods would it take to get your car impounded in NJ

If your car had a weapon on it they would impound it. That's about it.
Do you have plans for a turret gun?
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Old 09-01-2013, 11:34 PM   #3
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If your car had a weapon on it they would impound it. That's about it.
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haha yep but it wouldn't fit. NJ is crazy though, you'll never know what kind of bs stunt the cops will pull especially in my town.
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Old 09-01-2013, 11:54 PM   #4
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haha yep but it wouldn't fit. NJ is crazy though, you'll never know what kind of bs stunt the cops will pull especially in my town.
If a cop tried to impound my car for that crap they'd have bigger problems than a modded car on the street.
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Old 09-01-2013, 11:57 PM   #5
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What kind of mods would it take to get your car impounded in NJ

Listen if cops impound a car for any other reason besides having drugs, being drunk or expired registration then that's messed up big time


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Old 09-02-2013, 12:03 AM   #6
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yeah the problem arose when I took off my exhaust on my m3 and gave it a few revs on private property and i was going to leave but cops rolled up and they said they got complaints that they could hear me from a 1/4 mile away. they also said that they would impound my car if i drove it on the road so i just left my car there to be safe and took a work truck home. they were waiting at the end of the street for me also. at least the most I can expect from the cops is a noise violation fine. I doubt they could do anything about the cats since you cant really prove that i do or don't have any since they're basically hidden on the E46.
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Yes they would most likely give you a fine for noise or write a ticket for noisy muffler yes there is one and can not tow it for that.


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Old 09-02-2013, 08:35 AM   #8
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Straight header back exhaust, limo tinted windows, insanely loud sound system, crazy HID with high beams always on, racing through a rich neighborhood at 3 am and telling the cop to suck your d. Then your car would be impounded
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Straight header back exhaust, limo tinted windows, insanely loud sound system, crazy HID with high beams always on, racing through a rich neighborhood at 3 am and telling the cop to suck your d. Then your car would be impounded
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I don't think there is a way to really prove if I have cats or no cats in since theyre located on the headers which are hidden. mostly. if they look under the car with a mirror, all they'll see are the resonators.
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I don't think there is a way to really prove if I have cats or no cats in since theyre located on the headers which are hidden. mostly. if they look under the car with a mirror, all they'll see are the resonators.
You can smell it. It's very obvious.
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If you add an in car crack pipe that may be cause. But you could always tell them that it's a BMW Performance part!
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Old 09-11-2013, 03:17 PM   #15
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Keep the absentee exhaust on the race tracks. You're on public road dude. Some people find no exhausts to be too loud causing them discomfort and/or pain. I find it discomforting, it's that loud, and i'm only 29. I know you're not doing this regularly, but it's right up there with HID lights in Halogen housing. Wish cops would ticket people for that.

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Keep the absentee exhaust on the race tracks. You're on public road dude. Some people find no exhausts to be too loud causing them discomfort and/or pain. I find it discomforting, it's that loud, and i'm only 29. I know you're not doing this regularly, but it's right up there with HID lights in Halogen housing. Wish cops would ticket people for that.
I had no clue it was this loud until I took off my muffler, I'm just going to have a cut out valve installed instead so I can be like "look officer, my car isn't that loud"


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Old 09-12-2013, 02:49 PM   #17
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With the amount of Honda's running around nj that are seriously not safe for the street and don't get impounded I don't know where your worries come from

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Limo tints, full exhaust, 20% windshield, murdered out (all around) here no problem.

Parking at a wrong spot will get you impounded tho lol
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Near Pemberton township, Hondas with H.I.D. lights in halogen housing are abundant and I don't see them getting ticketed. I was ****ed many a time by those headlights, went blind for 1-2 seconds.

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