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AA L Plates Magnetic (1 Pair)
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- Pack of 2
- Fully Magnetic
- Easy to fix to vehicle
- Easy to remove from Vehicle
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Mandatory for provisional license holders, the AA Magnetic L Plates are a perfect way to stay visible whilst learning to drive. Learner drivers are required to display 'L' plates in a clear position on both the front and rear of the vehicle when they are driving. Trust the experts at the AA to produce a set of high-quality fully magnetic learner plates which are quick and easy to fix onto the vehicle.
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Firstly I find variations in the design between sellers/suppliers. But all L plates are legally required to meet strict dimensions and must be red (a set I bought from a well known DIY chain were not legal).
As the cold weather arrives I find fully magnetic L plates fly off the car more readily-the bonnet of my car is curved and there is no other place at the front of the vehicle to put them.
But you can do something to improve adhesion. You need the surface of the L plate and the paintwork clean.
Yes warming them up before you apply them helps- warm water or stick them to the radiator in the house!(a warm bonnet helps-would your hairdryer reach?) ;)
Also a little moisture behind helps them stick but not for long periods- it's not good for the paintwork.
Ok so here's my opinion of these AA plates:
They are legal (although they are slightly pale red).
They are cheap.
They arrived quickly.
But they don't seem good quality!
I usually buy from Halfords but when my old pair had faded I decided to try these.
I bought them at the end of September while it was still warm and they did not lay flat from the start.
I lost 2 pairs within days and at relatively low speeds!
They are made from a different, thinner material to the Halfords plates, they don't form with the shape of the bonnet and even curl up!
I've resorted to using them on the rear of the car only now (gone back to the expensive Halfords plates on the front).
I'm guessing the extra wieght, thickness (therefore magnetism) and different material help the Halfords plates adhere better. The Halfords plates usually stay on at 70mph on the dual carriageway!
So unless I bought a bad batch of plates I don't know how the other reviewers have given them such high ratings.
I've now done a little research and have come to realise that the ones (such as this specific set) that are affixed by a thin magnetic strip at the top and bottom of the L plate are destined to fail every time. Seriously folks - just do not bother! You may as well toss the cash out of the car window as this is exactly what you'll be doing by buying this rubbish.
I've now ordered the type that are one entire sheet of magnetic material (usually called 'fully magnetic' but check their definition of this first if not explained).
In Summary: AVOID
Do not waste your money.
The only issue that I have is that the choice of letters was extremely small.
Most Recent Customer Reviews
L Plates Supplied were 14.9 cm x 15 cm smaller than product details of 18.4cm x 17.6cm. The dimensions of the L do not adhere to the legal requirements for 'L' Plates - please... Read morePublished 13 days ago by Amazon Customer
Mines arrived in the AA packaging, so far so good only time will tell if they stay on the car!!!Published 23 days ago by C