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Old 02-19-2012, 09:48 PM   #1
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Does anyone know the facts about driving our jeeps with the doors removed legal in california? If so do you still have to side mirrors mounted to the rig?

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Old 02-19-2012, 10:26 PM   #2
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No doors just drivers side mirror and rear view needed

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Old 02-20-2012, 12:03 AM   #3
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Thanks for the 411
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Old 02-20-2012, 12:12 AM   #4
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My first thought when i entered the tread was that were no doors on motorcycles... But we have some crazy laws!
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Old 02-21-2012, 09:07 AM   #5
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No doors just drivers side mirror and rear view needed
I thought it was driver-side mirror plus at least one other mirror (not necessarily rear-view mirror).
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Old 02-21-2012, 11:58 PM   #6
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Doors are not required. Mirror rquirements are as follows:

V C Section 26709 Mirrors
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26709. (a) Every motor vehicle registered in a foreign jurisdiction and every motorcycle subject to registration in this state shall be equipped with a mirror so located as to reflect to the driver a view of the highway for a distance of at least 200 feet to the rear of such vehicle.

Every motor vehicle subject to registration in this state, except a motorcycle, shall be equipped with not less than two such mirrors, including one affixed to the left-hand side.

(b) The following described types of motor vehicles, of a type subject to registration, shall be equipped with mirrors on both the left-and right-hand sides of the vehicle so located as to reflect to the driver a view of the highway through each mirror for a distance of at least 200 feet to the rear of such vehicle:

(1) A motor vehicle so constructed or loaded as to obstruct the driver's view to the rear.

(2) A motor vehicle towing a vehicle and the towed vehicle or load thereon obstructs the driver's view to the rear.

(3) A bus or trolley coach.

(c) The provisions of subdivision (b) shall not apply to a passenger vehicle when the load obstructing the driver's view consists of passengers
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Thanks kauka for the exact code section!
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Old 02-23-2012, 10:00 PM   #8
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Glad to help.. now remove those doors and enjoy

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