You shouldve asked him what do you mean mud flaps? Like you balls?
If your plate is tucked infront of the rear tire, you're asking for a ticket. If you havent gotten one yet, you're lucky.i've got my plate tucked right in front of the rear tire. had a cop or two follow me for short distances in the past and never had a problem.agreed it is pretty anal for cops to hassle you over something like.