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Ohio Motor Vehicle Laws
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02/03/2010

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What is the min. amount of tread depth a tire should have?
Definition
1/16 inch
Term
Service Brake
Definition
primary brake for slowing, stopping and controlling a vehicle.
Term
Emergency Brake
Definition
Brake system independent from the service brake used for stopping or holding the vehicle in an emergency or while parked.
Term
Pedal Reserve
Definition
Amount of total pedal left in reserve when the pedal is depressed to the "brake applied" position
Term
When checking pedal reserve, how much of the total pedal travel should be remaining on a power-assisted system when the vehicle is stopped and the brake pedal depressed under moderate foot force?
Definition
1/5 or more
Term
When checking pedal reserve, how much of the total pedal travel should be remaining on a non powered system when the vehicle is stopped and the brake pedal depressed under moderate foot force?
Definition
1/3 or more
Term
How many headlights should every motor vehicle other than a motorcycle have?
Definition
at least two
Term
How far must the light from the taillight be visible?
Definition
500 feet
Term
How many stop lights should a vehicle be a equipped with?
Definition
at least two
Term
What distance must turns signal lights be visible from? (in normal sunlight)
Definition
300 ft
Term
How far in advance should you use your turn signal?
Definition
At least 100 feet
Term
From what distance should a car's horn be capable of emitting sound?
Definition
At least 200 ft
Term
What are the bumper limits for passenger vehicles?
Definition
22 inches for the front and back
Term
When may flashers be used?
Definition
when a disabled vehicle is left on or near a roadway
Term
When are studded tires legal?
Definition
November 1st through April
Term
What is the acceptable percentage of light transmission for a windshield?
Definition
it must allow 70 percent light transmission
Term
What is the acceptable percentage of light transmission for a front seat driver/passenger window?
Definition
the tinting must allow 50 percent transmission plus or minus 3 percent
Term
What is an e-check?
Definition
Ohio's automobile emissions test designed to increase the air quality in certain counties.