invoice bikes

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  1. johnny-188

    johnny-188 New Member

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    Hi
    I was wondering how it works with invoice bikes can the police confiscate it if you drive it on the roads?Can you insure them?
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  2. Ian Bungy

    Ian Bungy Ol'Timer

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    No they are only Legal with a Plate and Green Book which is another story with many Posts on the Subject in the Forums. You can pay the Thai Compulsory Insurance which they accept but for no reason as it is still illegal without a Plate and therefor not allowed on the Road. Depends where you are and who stops you as to Confiscating your Bike, quite a few Guys get away with it up here in the North but the Lower you go the Worse it gets and in Phuket Confiscation would be expected. Generally a Fine would get you going again but you never know???
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    thanks for the reply .I am living on Smui and have seen quite a few off-road and bigbikes without plate
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    Ian Bungy says it all, it is risky , i have seen invice bikes runnung in pattaya but usually they are in process of being legitimised.
     
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    Wranglers HD in pattaya has the same arrangment Red plates but they cannot be used outside of the province they are issued in.If a bike has a red plate it will soon be registered within 6 months.
     

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