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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.

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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