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      08-07-2012, 11:43 PM   #1
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CA Considering Rereleasing Old Plates

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/0...#slide=1038828

As someone who got pulled over for having a black replica plate, I'm rather excited about this news. CA is considering issuing black and yellow plates again, as well as the blue/yellow from the 70s.

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      08-08-2012, 12:19 AM   #3
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What are the details? cost? Any refund if they don't get minimum participants?
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What are the details? cost? Any refund if they don't get minimum participants?
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Ill take a blue and yellow one might look cool on MCB
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What are the details? cost? Any refund if they don't get minimum participants?
good question. I'll see if I can do some research on this and let you guys now
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Ill take a blue and yellow one might look cool on MCB
that would be rad on your car
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http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/0...#slide=1038828

As someone who got pulled over for having a black replica plate, I'm rather excited about this news. CA is considering issuing black and yellow plates again, as well as the blue/yellow from the 70s.

As the article states,


Who's with me?

You were running a replica plate?
On the front?
A replica plate made with current license number?
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good question. I'll see if I can do some research on this and let you guys now
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I'm in as long as $ is refunded should they not get the 7500 people
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You were running a replica plate?
On the front?
A replica plate made with current license number?
I got a plate styled exactly like the CA 60s plates made with my actual plate characters. Apparently the issue is that it's not reflective enough No plates on the front (got a ticket for that too )

Got the plate from http://www.cr8apl8.com/
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I got a plate styled exactly like the CA 60s plates made with my actual plate characters. Apparently the issue is that it's not reflective enough No plates on the front (got a ticket for that too )

Got the plate from http://www.cr8apl8.com/
I did not know that there was such a thing... thanks for the link.

I hope the ticket is a fix it...
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good question. I'll see if I can do some research on this and let you guys now
Here's a link to the bill:
http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/11-12/...d_asm_v98.html

The answer: full refund if they don't get the 7500 applications. Off to go find that application now...
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I think the bill needs to pass before the DMV posts an application.
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