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  1. D

    Experience being pulled over in CA

    I live in Ventura County, California. Have any of you been pulled over before? I have the plate, licence, brake and turn lights... The whole kitten-caboodle. What might happen, if a Police officer pulls me over? I am totally in the right of the law, yes? (unless I was doing something stupid of...
  2. A

    Motorized Bicycles Laws and Registration California

    Hi, I couldnt really get help elsewhere but i thought this would be a good start to a definite answer. Im 19 and soon plan to purchase a bike and install a motor kit onto it. It will be a 2 stroke 66cc/80cc Bicycle Engine Kit capable of 3.85 horsepower. I plan to install this on a 29" Genesis...
  3. slickdude

    North Hollywood Ride

    Late in 2015 before AB1096 passed I wanted to demonstrate that ebikes could safely use bike paths. Was I a bit ahead of my time...err,yes! ;) And so on a beautiful 75 degree day under blue skies I set out. I decided to max it down Balboa to illustrate my fine battery transportation. But when I...
  4. slickdude

    Woodland Hills Ride

    An older ride I am reposting. Unfortunately not in HD, but still a nice ride. This is one of those rides I love and hate. I love riding, hate having to dismount and stop for every crosswalk button on the bike path. I usually make this jaunt west across the valley from Lake Balboa area to Warner...
  5. slickdude

    Lake Balboa 2-16-2016

    My favorite local rides are at the Lake Balboa Complex and the Sepulveda Dam area. I avoid the park more or less and skirt it at times especially on weekends. Probably best to avoid this are on weekends, but during weekdays, not bad. Anyhow on my Papamotor Cruiser with a Ping Battery, almost 4...
  6. Brendan

    Questions on CA Reg. 230

    How do you guys go about filing that form out? What do you guys put for the make, vin, engine number, and all that junk? Do you need a motorcycle licence to fill it out and get the plates? Or do any of you California people have any loopholes for me? Here is the form...
  7. slickdude

    California AB1096 No More Cycle Analyst or Limiters.

    Bans them as well so you cannot dial a bigger motor smaller. I actually don't see this the way they did it, however Larry Pizzi explained to me they had to seriously negotiate this because there were many interests, hiking groups and bicycle groups in the state that didn't want ebikes on any...

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