Noisy, offensive bike mufflers hit PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 25 August 2012 14:08

A business group has urged the City Council to enact an ordinance to penalize motorcyclists using modified and noisy mufflers.

The group likewise called on the Land Transportation Office and other agencies to go after motorcycles having noisy mufflers that are also spitting offensive air that hit fellow motorists in their face long the road.

According to the business group, the offensive air or smoke spat by a motorcycle’s altered muffler is dangerous to the health, particylarly the eyes of persons nearby.

A businessman lamented that there ought to be a law that would discipline motorcyclists who altered their muffler without authority from the government. — Allen Abastillas