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Old 11-20-2008, 10:09 AM   #10 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by trebuchet03 View Post
Is the rear hatch still functional?
It was effectively taped shut for the test, but I don't see why it couldn't be designed to open all the way if the lower sides were attached differently.

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Originally Posted by Christ View Post
Legal implications for the taillights?
Oh, yeah, that goes without saying.

This was just a quick 'n' dirty test. A permanent version (my brother has no interest in one) would need proper lighting - lights brought out to the end of the addition is the obvious solution.
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