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    Plate Transfer and TLC Inspection

    Hey, so I want to finance a new car and transfer over my TLC plate to the new car. However, from previous experience, I know that TLC Inspection at woodside used to take months to schedule an inspection date. Given, no more new TLC cars can be registered in the city, does it have any impact on...
  2. S

    Good Idea???

    so after driving uber/lyft for almost a year now iv come to a conclusion that most of the problems w/ riders are riders who take shared/pool, and im thinking about not taking anymore shared/pool rides. Does anyone have the same realization.
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    Need help. hit and run!!! READ, PLEASE

    Ehy guys, I have heard that a lot of my taxi drivers use this community. That’s why I came here... last night around 11:30 am I was in the van whick express way south taking the Atlantic avenue exit .. so when I was introducing to the traffic somebody hit my car and run away . I use the Nexar...
  4. mobilads

    How do drivers in NYC make time for a side-hustle?

    mobilads is offering drivers $200 this month to get their car wrapped with an advertisement by MetroPCS in NYC. It’s quick and convenient. Learn more and schedule your wrap appointment here: mobilads.co/metro “As soon as I signed up with Mobilads my ratings skyrocketed, my tips increased and...
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    TLC summons: Acting against public interest

    I need another job! I worked in IT (e-commerce) in the building where the TLC is now for 14 years, TLC, Lyft and Uber came to the place and I figured this job will give me more freedom, now i hate it more and more. TLC summons: Acting against public interest! Some of you guys saw me warning...
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    Is there any advantage of applying for TLC LIcense earlier?

    I plan to buy a new Car and drive for Uber once the NYC Cap is lifted in August, Is it better to apply for TLC License right now or should I just wait till June or July to apply, Only disadvantage of getting TLC License earlier that I can think of is that License will expire earlier. but what...
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    customizing TLC plates

    Hi everyone, Can somebody tell me if there's a waiting period where you cant drive while you're in a process of changing the plates (from regular TLC to customized TLC) ? if there is a period that you have to wait without driving, how long it is ? thank you
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    Minimum Requirement in NYC

    Hi, I am 24 Years old and I got My driving License 6 months ago, Since then I have been driving all over the NYC almost everyday. Gained lot of experience all five Borough, I have a clean driving record and no criminal background. But My question is what are the minimum driver requirement...
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    Lyft says it will give drivers their raise

    February 05, 2019 12:00 AM UPDATED 7 HOURS AGO https://www.crainsnewyork.com/transportation/lyft-says-it-will-give-drivers-their-raise?utm_source=daily-alert-tuesday&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20190205&utm_content=article3-headline
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    The city intends to use all this data to learn more about what’s happening on the streets, and to plan. It will ponder how to beat traffic and improve road safety. It will monitor the number of wheelchair-accessible vehicles picking up passengers. And it will work to enforce its new minimum...
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    Need Advice (Serious)

    Hey guys, so i have always been lurking this website for sometime now and always appreciated when members gave good advice to others. My father who was employed by a company in Mahwah, NJ was recently let go a couple weeks ago. Since then it has been hard to find a new employer to work for...
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    Lyft will sue to block NYC’s driver minimum wages

    In a statement, Lyft argued that the new rule would make it more difficult for the company to compete with Uber. Ride-hailing app Juno is joining Lyft on the lawsuit, but Uber and Via are sitting it out for now. Lyft is expected to file its suit in court later this afternoon...
  13. Vishnu643

    So do dmv points affect tlc points?

    Apparently, even though I paid dmv for a red light ticket, tlc may issue me a point infraction (and $300) on my tlc. Can anyone possibly inform me how the points works between dmv and tlc?
  14. PimpMyRideShare

    Feb 1st a day to celebrate?

    Will TLC finally twist the big companies arm and make them pay out the a$$? Should we celebrate the new increase of income or will we end up disappointed? Will I upgrade my dinner from Ramen Noodles? Tune in next month for the next episode...
  15. Mikeotgon

    TLC Plates for rent

    Hello guys, Newbie here in the NYC. I came across this guy telling me that he can rent his TLC plates for $150/week. The way it works is that he would register my car under his company’s name, and I could put the TLC plates on the car. Is this legit? Doable? I don’t want to do something...
  16. Gulfstream Echo Niner

    TLC Commish Stepping Down

    Meera Joshi, CEO and chairwoman of the Taxi and Limousine Commission, plans to step down from her role in March, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Saturday. A source told Crain's Friday that Joshi had told her senior staff Tuesday of her plans to depart. Word leaking out might have precipitated...
  17. h-ales

    Device summon

    Hello guys , I need your help, last Saturday I was pulled over by TLC then got a summon for having Iphone earbud on my right ear, i foorgot to take it off. Soo what is the deal? What do u recommendation I do ? Do I appeal guilt then pay the fine or go to the hearing date on January? What about...
  18. R

    Received a TLC ticket after a DMV one

    hey guys, I got a red light ticket on 4/1/2018 mailed to my house and i paid the fine 50$ and everything was fine, until last week where I received a TLC settlement offer to accept 3 points for that violation. Am I liable to pay or accept two fines for one violation?
  19. Guided One

    DMV license Suspended for 60 Days

    I just went to traffic court today and found out that my DMV license will be suspended in the next 30 days for 2 months, because I got a speeding ticket 2 years ago (during my probationary period) and was just found guilty today. The judge told me that after getting my license back it will be...
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    2 months after no TLC plate letter

    from a previous post I explained what happened . In few words . August 14 I went to tower financed a car . Filed application at 11 am before cut off (5pm). And got insurance from INSHUR INC. after 4 weeks I went to TLC office to check on my application but they kept telling me to go home and...