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Old 08-15-2012, 06:36 PM   #1
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Exhuast laws

Is anyone familiar with the exhuast laws for mass I'm thinking about straight pipin my yj but I don't know if it's legal to

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Old 08-15-2012, 08:47 PM   #2
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Old 08-15-2012, 11:23 PM   #3
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Unless your planning on using the Jeep strictly on a closed track (and trailering it to and from) ya might as well forget it.

Here's what you'll end up with:

C90/S7 Defective equipment, Improper exhaust $35.00
C90/S16 Altered exhaust, Harsh & Objectionable noise $50.00
Inspection: Fail, emissions. No valid sticker will eventually lead to another $50.00 fine C90/S7A.
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Old 08-17-2012, 12:16 AM   #4
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Oops! Scratch the last one. Wasn't thinking, YJ's were pre-OBD2 so no emission failure. It would be a straight defective equipment failure (No 60 day grace period to repair.) Technically you could be cited for no valid inspection sticker the moment you drove out of the inspection station!
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Old 08-23-2012, 07:23 PM   #5
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technically any exhaust modification by law is 100% illegal in MA. straight pipes would be out of the question. but aftermarket exhaust laws are RARELY enforced, and easy citations to win. i fought one once with my old car and won it saying no one's pulling over harleys.
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Old 08-26-2012, 02:27 PM   #6
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How about an exhaust snorkel? Same height as an air snorkel?
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Old 08-26-2012, 08:21 PM   #7
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Exhuast snorkel ?
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Old 08-26-2012, 08:38 PM   #8
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How about an exhaust snorkel? Same height as an air snorkel?
this is a joke, right?
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Old 08-26-2012, 10:17 PM   #9
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No I meant it, when I was in the marines all of r vics had em, on mainly r gun trucks, jw if those r legal in mass
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Old 08-26-2012, 10:18 PM   #10
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Look em up, m1152's all have em
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Old 08-27-2012, 12:36 AM   #12
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I think it would just an exhaust system modification violation. I don't know of are any MA laws governing passenger vehicles with "stacks". Trucks must maintain certain clearances for stacks in height and distance from any part of the passenger compartment. Military vehicles are exempt from all state registration & inspection laws.
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Old 08-27-2012, 07:04 PM   #13
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Looks cool but I dont think I would need one goin down the mean streets of Chelmsford lol
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According to Assachusetts law, exhaust modifications may only be made on vehicles owned by illegal aliens.
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According to Assachusetts law, exhaust modifications may only be made on vehicles owned by illegal aliens.
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According to Assachusetts law, exhaust modifications may only be made on vehicles owned by illegal aliens.

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