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CarStuff

HowStuffWorks

Games & Hobbies, Automotive

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Automotive 3
Games & Hobbies 11
Games & Hobbies 11

What's the history of stop lights? What are some common myths about car dealerships? Join Scott and Ben as they take a closer look at all things automotive in CarStuff, a podcast by HowStuffWorks.com.

How License Plates Work

February 10th, 2009

Episode 20 of 837 episodes

License plates are so commonplace that we seldom stop to ponder their origins. Were they always metal? Who made them? And what's the deal with vanity plates? Discover the not-so-common story of license plates in this HowStuffWorks podcast.

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