Are air horns illegal. 2005 North Carolina Code - General Statutes § 20-125. Horns and warning devices.

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  1. Vokinos

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    So what do you do? Horns and warning devices a Every motor vehicle when operated upon a highway shall be equipped with a horn in good working order and capable of emitting sound audible under normal conditions from a distance of not less than two hundred feet, but no horn or other warning device shall emit an unreasonably loud or harsh sound or a whistle. Some laws are exactly the same word for word, while others have different wording, but they are all basically saying the same exact thing. Rating: 4. The person who drives a vehicle equipped with a siren under this section shall sound the siren when reasonably necessary to warn pedestrians and other persons who are driving vehicles of the approach of the authorized vehicle. Use of horn during operation of vehicle- Sec.
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    Notwithstanding the provisions of this article, a siren, bell, or supplemental horn may be used on a vehicle as a noisemaker for an alarm system if the device.During these events the driver of the vehicle shall sound the siren when reasonably necessary to warn pedestrians and other drivers of the approach of the emergency vehicle.
     
  3. Faumi

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    Train horns are specifically designed to be a loud warning at railroad crossings to prevent accidents. However, are they legal on other types of vehicles? The.We'll do our best to let you know what your rights are in every state along with the best practices to use your horns according to the law.
     
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    A violation of the vehicle code is a crime. This bill would prohibit a motor vehicle from being equipped with an aftermarket horn that emits a sound greater.Virginia law states that all warning devices must be approved by the Superintendent.
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    The act of blowing a car horn excessively or for purposes other than to give a warning is considered as an act of “honking”. “Honking” is penalized by way of.Other equipment of motor vehicles — violations, penalty.
     
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    Horns that produce sound greater than 95 decibels are illegal. Cases for the offence are registered under Section (2) of the Motor Vehicles.Inspector Killjoy.
     
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    The operators of all such vehicles so equipped are hereby authorized to use such equipment at all times while engaged in the performance of their duties and.No such siren shall be used except when such vehicle is operated in response to an emergency call or in the immediate pursuit of an actual or suspected violator of the law, in which said latter events the driver of such vehicle shall sound such siren when necessary to warn pedestrians and other drivers of the approach thereof.Forum Are air horns illegal
     
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    A. A motor vehicle when operated on a highway shall be equipped with a horn that is in good working order and that is capable of emitting sound audible.However, some states make additional statements.
     
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    Horn or other warning device; siren, whistle, air horn, or bell; theft alarm signal device. Sec. (a) A motor vehicle, including a motorcycle or.The driver of a motor vehicle shall, when it is reasonably necessary to ensure safe operation, give audible warning with his or her horn but shall not otherwise use such horn when upon a highway.
     
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    Illegal sirens, whistles, etc.; unlawful use of warning devices; exceptions. or air horn designed to give automatically intermittent signals.This again shows how important horns are to road safety.Forum Are air horns illegal
     
  11. Mazum

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    However, are they legal on other types of vehicles?
     
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    New Jersey.
     
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    The driver of a motor vehicle shall, when reasonably necessary to insure safe operation, give audible warning with his horn but shall not otherwise use such horn upon a highway.
     
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    forum? Title 29A
     
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    A vehicle may be equipped with a theft alarm signal device if it is arranged so that it cannot be used by the operator as an ordinary warning signal.
     
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    The driver of a motor vehicle shall, when reasonably necessary to insure safe operation, give audible warning with the horn, but shall not otherwise use the horn when upon a highway.
     
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    An authorized emergency vehicle may be equipped with a siren, whistle, or bell that is capable of emitting sound audible under normal conditions from a distance of not less than five hundred feet and of a type approved by the department.
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    forum? For the inspection, you are not going to be able to have them on.
     
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    The driver of a motor vehicle shall when reasonably necessary to insure safe operation give audible warning with his or her horn but shall not otherwise use such horn when upon a highway.
     
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    Any vehicle may be equipped with a theft alarm signal device if such device is so arranged that it cannot be used by the driver as an ordinary warning signal.
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    Article 9 Section a - Every motor vehicle, operated or driven upon the public highways of the state, shall be provided with adequate brakes and steering mechanism in good working order and sufficient to control such vehicle at all times when the same is in use, and a suitable and adequate horn or other device for signaling, which horn or device shall produce a sound sufficiently loud to serve as a danger warning but shall not be used other than as a reasonable warning nor be unnecessarily loud or harsh.
     
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    So, according to the law, when you honk at the guy on his phone, not paying attention to the green light, you are technically breaking the law, regardless of if its a train horn or not.
     
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    However, the siren must not be used except when the vehicle is operated in response to an emergency call or in the immediate pursuit of an actual or suspected violator of the law, in which latter events the driver of the vehicle shall sound the siren when necessary to warn pedestrians and other drivers of the vehicle's approach.
     
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    The theft alarm signal device may use a whistle, bell, horn or other audible signal but shall not use a siren.
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    Some laws are exactly the same word for word, while others have different wording, but they are all basically saying the same exact thing.
     
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    In addition to the use of special equipment authorized and required by this subsection, the chief and assistant chiefs of each emergency rescue squad which is recognized or sponsored by any municipality or civil preparedness agency, are hereby authorized to use such special equipment on privately owned vehicles operated by them while actually engaged in their official or semiofficial duties or services either within or beyond the corporate limits of the municipality which recognizes or sponsors such organization.
     
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    A vehicle shall not be equipped with and a person shall not use on a vehicle a siren, whistle or bell, except as otherwise permitted in this section.
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    The siren shall not be used except when the vehicle is operated in response to an emergency call or in the immediate pursuit of an actual or suspected violator of the law or when necessary to serve a civil traffic complaint.
     
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    For the inspection, you are not going to be able to have them on.
     
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    No person shall operate a motor vehicle on any way which motor vehicle is equipped 1 with a muffler from which the baffle plates, screens or other original internal parts have been removed and not replaced; or 2 with an exhaust system which has been modified in a manner which will amplify or increase the noise emitted by the exhaust.
     
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    A train horn would require an air compression system to operate, making it subject to the modification laws.
     
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    Such equipment shall not be used except when such vehicle is operated in response to an emergency call or is in the immediate pursuit of an actual or suspected violator of the law, in which case the driver of the emergency vehicle shall sound such equipment when it is necessary to warn pedestrians and other drivers of the approach thereof.
     
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    A train horn has a decibel level of
     
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    Georgia code
     
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    Every vehicle used or operated for law enforcement purposes by the sheriff or any salaried deputy sheriff or salaried rural policeman of any county, whether owned by the county or not, may be, but is not required to be, equipped with special lights, bells, sirens, horns or exhaust whistles of a type approved by the Commissioner of Motor Vehicles.
     
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    The driver of a motor vehicle shall when reasonably necessary to insure safe operation give audible warning with his or her horn but shall not otherwise use the horn when upon a highway.
     
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    Uses a horn otherwise than as a reasonable warning or makes any unnecessary or unreasonably loud or harsh sound by means of a horn or other warning device.
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