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Re: Why just one fog light in the rear?

In your message dated Thursday 25, January 1996 you wrote :
> My understanding is that red "fog" lights on both sides would be mistaken for 
> "brakes on" by drivers behind.  The single light increases visibility, and 
> on the drivers side, allows faster cars to judge the room needed to pass 

Lots of cars in the UK have two fog lights, and many drivers misuse them,
leaving them on in conditions of good visibility (if they are doing 80+,
how come they need fog lights on?). Trouble is, when they brake, it can
be *VERY* hard to see the relatively puny brake lights come on, especially
if it is raining....
I'll get off my soapbox now...

Drew Faulkner
..Monitoring the progress of freshly painted walls...
FST UK Group - Automation and Control Engineering
               Aviation and Avionics
'87 UrQ