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Old 08-23-2013, 11:23 PM
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Default Re: Adding Pedals Onto a 50cc Scooter?

Originally Posted by biknut View Post
It's not that simple. My moped has pedals, but it's still considered a motor vehicle, because it's considered self propelled. The reasoning is it's not necessary to pedal from a stop so it's in fact self propelled.

A china girl on the other hand can't ride off from a stop without pedaling, so it's not considered self propelled, therefore not a motor vehicle.
Well said and dead on the money....... !

I dont always ride WOT, but when I do..I do my best to keep the rubber side down..Ride safely my friends!
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