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c2100

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Message Posted: Apr 7, 2005 7:10:09 PM

Canada and Sweeden have daytime running lights.

Drivers in my recent trips to the USA,Italy, New Zealand and Australia are using lights during the day, often after signs suggesting they do so.

Driving in forested areas, accross deserts or pairies, being visible to other drivers can be a life saver, especially on long 2 lane roads.

Motorcycles have lights on when running.
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Dineh
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2014 4:16:28 AM

No
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TimLee
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Message Posted: Jul 24, 2014 5:50:27 AM

YES!!!!!
SAFER!!!!
Don't have daytime running lights.
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Message Posted: Jul 2, 2014 10:35:31 PM

n
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Message Posted: Jul 2, 2014 10:10:04 PM

when posted
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no
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Message Posted: Jul 2, 2014 10:51:13 AM

Y
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no
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Message Posted: Jun 7, 2014 9:14:09 AM

Yes
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yes
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No
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Message Posted: May 30, 2014 9:00:58 AM

Yes
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Message Posted: May 30, 2014 7:21:43 AM

yes
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Message Posted: May 30, 2014 7:06:58 AM

Yes.. Daytime running lights.
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yes
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NO
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yes
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Yes
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Message Posted: May 25, 2014 4:18:37 AM

always
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yes
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Message Posted: May 17, 2014 7:18:14 PM

No, only when Raining
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yes
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no
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Yes
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yes
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Message Posted: May 15, 2014 3:51:42 AM

Auto running lamps
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Message Posted: May 15, 2014 1:45:08 AM

Car has daytime running lights.
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Message Posted: May 14, 2014 7:42:03 PM

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Message Posted: May 14, 2014 5:34:09 PM

automatic
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yes
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No
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yes
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Message Posted: May 13, 2014 3:15:27 AM

No
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Message Posted: May 12, 2014 4:57:46 PM

Not unless it's foggy, raining or snowing.
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sdslim
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Message Posted: May 12, 2014 2:23:01 PM

My Honda automatically has it's lights on.
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Message Posted: May 12, 2014 7:14:28 AM

ONLY WHEN IT IS RAINING OR SNOWING.
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Message Posted: May 9, 2014 4:35:00 PM

yes
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Message Posted: Apr 30, 2014 12:35:36 PM

Yes, always.
Neither of my vehicles 2009 Nissan Altman and 2011 Nissan LEAF has daytime running lights, so I run regular lights all the time.
Real world data clearly demonstrates it substantially improves safety.
NHTSA should make daytime running lights mandatory on new vehicles.
Smart OEMs should do it themselves even without a government mandate.
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Message Posted: Apr 29, 2014 3:33:11 AM

No
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Message Posted: Apr 25, 2014 5:48:43 AM

yes
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Message Posted: Apr 24, 2014 7:29:18 AM

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Message Posted: Apr 24, 2014 7:05:42 AM

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Message Posted: Apr 24, 2014 6:21:08 AM

ONLY IF RAINING OR DARK.
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Message Posted: Apr 23, 2014 5:54:17 AM

WHEN RAINING OR ON VAACTION.
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Message Posted: Apr 4, 2014 9:33:32 AM

Just the Daytime Running Lights.
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