Chapter 46.37 RCW


State patrolAdditional powers and duties.
Scope and effect of regulationsGeneral penalty.
When lighted lamps and signaling devices are required.
Visibility distance and mounted height of lamps.
Head lamps on motor vehicles.
Tail lamps.
Stop lamps and electric turn signals required.
Application of succeeding sections.
Additional equipment required on certain vehicles.
Color of clearance lamps, side marker lamps, backup lamps, and reflectors.
Mounting of reflectors, clearance lamps, identification lamps, and side marker lamps.
Visibility of reflectors, clearance lamps, identification lamps, and side marker lamps.
Obstructed lights not required.
Lamps, reflectors, and flags on projecting load.
Lamps on vehiclesParked or stopped vehicles, lighting requirements.
Hazard warning lights and reflectors on farm equipmentSlow-moving vehicle emblem.
Lamps and reflectors on other vehicles and equipmentSlow-moving vehicle emblem on animal-drawn vehicles.
Spot lamps and auxiliary lamps.
Red flashing lights on fire department vehicles.
Green light on firefighters' private cars.
Fire department sign or plate on private car.
Green light, sign or plateIdentification card required.
Penalty for violation of RCW 46.37.184 through 46.37.188.
Warning devices on vehiclesOther drivers yield and stop.
Implementing rules.
Signs on buses.
Authorized emergency vehiclesState patrol authority, maintenance, and applicant and driver screening.
Sale of emergency vehicle lighting equipment restrictedRemoval of emergency vehicle equipment, when requiredException.
Red lights on emergency tow trucks.
Stop lamps and electric turn signals displayed.
Additional lighting equipment.
Hazard warning lamps.
Multiple-beam road-lighting equipment.
Use of multiple-beam road-lighting equipment.
Single-beam road-lighting equipment.
Alternate road lighting equipment.
Number of lamps requiredNumber of additional lamps permitted.
Special restrictions on lamps.
Special lighting equipment on school buses and private carrier buses.
Standards for lights on snow-removal or highway maintenance and service equipment.
Selling or using lamps or equipment.
Authority of state patrol regarding lighting devices or other safety equipment.
Revocation of certificate of approval on devicesReapproval, conditions.
Braking equipment required.
Performance ability of brakes.
Maintenance of brakesBrake system failure indicator.
Hydraulic brake fluidDefinedStandards and specifications.
Wheels and front suspension.
Steering and suspension systems.
Horns, warning devices, and theft alarms.
Mufflers requiredSmoke and air contaminant standardsDefinitionsPenalty, exception.
Compression brakes (Jake brakes).
Mirrors, backup devices.
Windshields required, exceptionMust be unobstructed and equipped with wipers.
Lightweight and retractable studsCertification by sellers.
Lightweight and retractable studsSale of tires containing.
Pneumatic passenger car tiresStandardsException for off-highway usePenalty.
Regrooved tiresStandardsException for off-highway usePenalty.
TiresUnsafeState patrol's authorityPenalty.
Studded tire fee.
Safety glazingSunscreening or coloring.
Sunscreening, unlawful installation, penalty.
Flares or other warning devices required on certain vehicles.
Disabled vehicleDisplay of warning devices.
Fuel system.
Alternative fuel sourcePlacard required.
Air conditioning equipment.
Television viewersEarphones.
Safety load chains and devices required.
Safety chains for towing.
Fenders or splash aprons.
Child passenger restraint systems.
Seat belts and shoulder harnesses.
Body and body hardware.
Street rod, custom, and kit vehiclesOptional and required equipment.
Street rod and custom vehiclesBlue dot taillights.
Kit vehicles.
Beach vehicles with soft tires"Dune buggies"Inspection and approval requiredFee.
Motorcycles and motor-driven cyclesWhen head lamps and tail lamps to be lighted.
Motorcycles and motor-driven cyclesHead lamps.
Motor-driven cyclesHead lamps.
Motorcycles and motor-driven cyclesTail lamps, reflectors, and stop lamps.
Motorcycles and motor-driven cyclesBrake requirements.
Motorcycles and motor-driven cyclesPerformance ability of brakes.
Motor-driven cyclesBraking system inspection.
Motorcycles, motor-driven cycles, mopeds, electric-assisted bicyclesHelmets, other equipmentChildrenRules.
Motorcycles, motor-driven cycles, or mopedsHelmet requirements when rented.
MotorcyclesExhaust system.
Motorcycles and motor-driven cyclesAdditional requirements and limitations.
OdometersDisconnecting, resetting, or turning back prohibited.
OdometersSelling motor vehicle knowing odometer turned back unlawful.
OdometersSelling motor vehicle knowing odometer replaced unlawful.
OdometersSelling, advertising, using, or installing device registering false mileage.
OdometersPurchaser plaintiff to recover costs and attorney's fee, when.
Liability of operator, owner, lessee for violations.
Wheelchair conveyance standards.
School busesCrossing arms.
Private school buses.
Air bagsDefinitions.
Air bagsManufacture, importation, sale, or installation of counterfeit, nonfunctional, damaged, or previously deployedPenalties.
Air bagsReplacement requirements, diagnostic systemPenalties.
Signal preemption devicesProhibitedExceptions.
Signal preemption devicePossessionPenalty.
Signal preemption deviceUse, sale, purchasePenalty.
Signal preemption deviceAccidentProperty damage or less than substantial bodily harmPenalty.
Signal preemption deviceAccidentSubstantial bodily harmPenalty.
Signal preemption deviceAccidentDeathPenalty.
Sound system attachment.
License plate flipping deviceUnlawful use, display, salePenalty.
Electric-assisted bicyclesLabelCompliance with equipment and manufacturing requirementsNo tampering unless label is replacedBicycle and bicycle rider provisions apply.
Emission control program: Chapter 70.120 RCW.
Lowering vehicle below legal clearance: RCW 46.61.680.
Moving defective vehicle: RCW 46.32.060.
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