ARTICLE V – EQUIPMENT OF VEHICLES

       24-5-1        ILLINOIS VEHICLE CODE; EQUIPMENT OF VEHICLES ADOPTED.  The Illinois Vehicle Code, Illinois Compiled Statutes, Chapter 625, Article 5/12, entitled “Equipment of Vehicles”, as passed, approved, and amended by the Illinois General Assembly is hereby adopted by the County and the provisions thereof shall be controlling within the County, except for the last sentence of Sections 5/12-205, beginning with “the” and ending with “act”, 5/12-605, and 5/12-605.1.

       24-5-2        MUFFLER. No motor vehicle shall be operated on any street unless such vehicle is provided with a muffler in efficient actual working condition; and the use of a cut-out is prohibited.  No muffler shall cause an unreasonably loud or excessive noise.