- Q&A - Making a Driving Complaint to Police
... away when the driver drivers the way he normally does. The noise from this vehicle, day and night, is very annoying to say the least. ... and requiring that something be done. Harley Davidson motorcycle noise What I can't understand is how the noisy Harleys are ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/02/18 - 20:06 - 7 comments
- Right Hand Drive Vehicles in a Left Hand Drive World
... vehicle beside a dodge Viper, beside a semi-truck beside a motorcycle and i ask you to identify the most dangerous vehicle. The only ... for example, wheels turning, engine accelerating making noise etc ICBC needs to do their job and educate people about these cars ...
DriveSmartBC - 2020/07/19 - 12:33 - 30 comments
- Lack of Mufflers
... 22 $109, no points, no record Unnecessary Noise 7A.01 MVAR 800 $109, 3 points, record entry ... saw a provincial court judge dismiss a ticket where the motorcycle involved was equipped with straight pipes, no muffler at all. He ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/02/07 - 14:20 - 11 comments
- Enforcement of Laws Concerning Noisy Vehicles
The question this week revolves around vehicle noise in quiet neighbourhoods. Why don’t the municipalities do more about it ... dispute of a ticket that I had written to the rider of a motorcycle that did not have a muffler. The hearing was brief and the judge ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/05/08 - 16:28 - 4 comments
- I Want My Car Simple Again
... Technology? Ahead of our time. I’m 60, ride a motorcycle for 8 years, have driven since 16 (you do the math), never been in ... and then it's off. I'd rather listen to the mechanical noise of the car or truck (Semi) to forestall problems. But a story about ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/05/16 - 16:05 - 13 comments
- Rossland Slows Down
... Slower means quieter, right? Most noise produced by cars is when accelerating from a stop, not cruising at ... neighbourhood is quite peaceful. Most of the vehicle noise comes from commercial vehicles accelerating from a stop, not from them ... this is small island that hosts the annual Isle of Man TT motorcycle races (108th year) when +50,000 vistors invade the island - and it ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/02/11 - 07:00 - 21 comments
- If You Were Responsible for Traffic Safety
... users, automobile, bicycle and pedestrian. More Motorcycle police. No more ICBC funded equipment and or enforcement ... care what the rules are. The ones that make all the noise about 'Cash Grab' are the ones that have no respect for said ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/03/16 - 13:32 - 17 comments
- Motorcycle Mufflers
... each year. Some municipalities have incorporated noise rules into their traffic bylaws that may be used instead of the MVA and ... that guides a Designated Inspection Facility says about motorcycle noise emissions: The opinion of an inspector as to whether the ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/05/02 - 14:00 - 4 comments
- Motorcycle Helmets
... hold the other ends of the chin straps. While I am not a motorcycle rider myself, I cannot see why some that do ride aren't interested ... much in a bad crash, perhaps fit, comfort and reduced wind noise should be prime considerations. Behind a flashy paint job, of course. ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/04/12 - 08:57 - 4 comments
- Noisy Motorcycles
... Obviously many people are bothered by the unnecessary noise emitted by some motorcycles on our highways, particularly those being ... during my service that even when I could testify that the motorcycle was not equipped with any muffler at all a conviction was not a ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/01/19 - 10:00 - 0 comments