The fine for lighting the bottom of the car in 2017
Some car owners love to compete on the road before other motorists, road users. They set a multi-colored backlight on the bottom of their car. Whether it is possible to consider it a violation in 2017 – we will find out below.
And what kind of illumination is the bottom of the car for a fine?
The illumination of the optics, the bottom and other elements of the car with different colors besides yellow, in 2017 is strictly prohibited. For this driver can be fined or at all deprived of rights. Regarding the illumination of the bottom of the TC, nothing is clearly stated in the law, but it is important that the direction of light be straight.
Mounting the backlight on the front of the car with red lights does not at all meet the necessary requirements, which are determined by important provisions determining the admission of the car to operation, therefore, as it may well turn into a cause of an accident.
For the illumination of the bottom of the motor vehicle, a motorist may be fined in the amount of 2 and a half thousand rubles with the obligatory withdrawal of illumination or deprived of the rights for a term up to 1 year.
Many “dpsniki” are very angry looking at the illumination under the car, because they are sure that it may well represent a big threat to the cars coming. It is precisely on the basis of such an opinion that they often fined for this motorists.
Since the punishment is so severe for illuminating the automobile bottom, drivers need to be very careful.
backlight of the car bottom
But how does the backlight of the bottom of the TC work?
There are several types of backlighting. Neon illumination is based on the work of a gas discharge lamp installed in the safety tube at the bottom of the vehicle. Its brightness just determines the power of the “neon”. For the direction of the light from it, the lens is responsible, for without such a backlight will be impossible. Transformers for such lamps can be both built-in and external. Each neon gas discharge tube is fitted into a durable housing that can withstand practically any collision. However, the backlight of the bottom of the car can be installed even without having much experience.
The LED backlight has started to be installed on the car not so long ago. However, it has already gained great popularity. Unlike the “neon”, its installation will have to pay more in 2017. Constructively, it is a LED strip that is placed in a protective tube. LEDs are brighter than neon and their light is directed. In addition to diode illumination, a large selection of colors with different light effects. This highlight is, in fact, the newest product in its class.
backlight of the car bottom
Important installation moments
Modern devices have a variety of light effects to illuminate the bottom of the car: they can blink, change color, blink in one spot or change color shades. So, if you wish, you can highlight not only the bottom of the vehicle, but also its trunk, lights, radiator, etc. Here it is very important not to overdo it and not to let the car turn into New Year’s illumination.
A tasteful luminescence under the bottom of the car raises the enthusiasm of others, but not all, some, on the contrary, the excess will only irritate. In order for the light effects to alternate, you will need to install the control unit, since without it it is possible to set only a uniform illumination.