Parts Catalog Accessories Catalog How To Articles Tech Forums
Call Pelican Parts at 888-280-7799
Shopping Cart Cart | Project List | Order Status | Help




Go Back   PeachParts Mercedes-Benz Forum > General Discussions > Off-Topic Discussion

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 06-02-2004, 07:33 PM
Peyton300TD's Avatar
S124 owner
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Marina Del Rey, CA
Posts: 1,059
parking ticket - "Head in only"

I got a parking ticket I found to be hideous. I backed into a spot and recieved a $35 ticket for not being "HEAD IN ONLY"

sure there probably was a sign, but why would they want cars to be head in only? i always felt backing into spots was safer - less collisions backing out.

why!?
__________________
1995 E320 Sportline Wagon "Bernard"
black on black leather

http://i.imgur.com/BdZ7jM3.png
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 06-02-2004, 08:31 PM
neanderthal's Avatar
Registered User
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Posts: 540
one way traffic?
__________________
'O=00=O'
bmw 2002.
long live the legend
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 06-02-2004, 08:51 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: ajax, ontario, canada
Posts: 773
backing into a parking spot facing a wall dirties the wall with the exhaust of the car. Probably moreso for a diesel ...
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 06-02-2004, 08:58 PM
djugurba's Avatar
say: Jook-Ur-Pah
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Lake Boon, MA
Posts: 987
dah!

confucious say:
He who write ticket for head-in only
has own head up own ass all day
__________________
Cannondale ST600 XL
Redline Monocog 29er
2011 Mini Cooper Clubman
2005 Honda Element EX

www.djugurba.com
www.waldenwellness.com
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 06-02-2004, 09:55 PM
chazola's Avatar
Registered User
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Dorset, United Kingdom
Posts: 1,239
that's like the ticket my wife got in Montreal for leaving her car unlocked overnight. Silliest ticket ever. Mind you, they are French.

Sounds like California is a silly place too.
__________________
1993 320TE M104
---------------------------------------------------
past:

1983 230E W123 M102
1994 E300D S124 OM606 (x2)
1967 250SE W108 M129
1972 280se 3.5 W108 M116
1980 280SE W116 M110
1980 350SE W116 M116
1992 300E W124 M103
1994 E280 W124 M104
----------------------------------------------
"music and women I cannot but give way to, whatever my business" -Pepys
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 06-03-2004, 12:34 AM
compress ignite's Avatar
Drone aspiring to Serfdom
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: 32(degrees) North by 81(degrees) West
Posts: 5,554
Ticket for "Head in Only"

Invariably, the ordinance was written for meter persons (maidens/gentlemen/units) AND the cops
who disereth not to trouble themselves to walk around the
vehicle.

Last edited by compress ignite; 08-31-2004 at 08:16 PM. Reason: corrections
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On




All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:48 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2018 Pelican Parts, LLC - Posts may be archived for display on the Peach Parts or Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page