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Is there a way to tell if the limit has ever been exceeded? is there actually something that would be visibly damaged?

Well I guess we can all put the “no fat chicks” sticker on our bumpers ha.
 

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Haha, yeah I can relate that being a problem when riding w/ certain friends. I had a past 'lowered' car with no idea of weight limits but when I would drive with one particular friend who weighed close to 300lbs the car would scrape (splashguards, inner fenders) over bumps....... I started taking a different car whenever I was driving. He never did ask why..............
 
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Haha, yeah I can relate that being a problem when riding w/ certain friends. I had a past 'lowered' car with no idea of weight limits but when I would drive with one particular friend who weighed close to 300lbs the car would scrape (splashguards, inner fenders) over bumps....... I started taking a different car whenever I was driving. He never did ask why..............
These decals are quite good, I can see them being more popular than a biscione 😛

 

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Is there a way to tell if the limit has ever been exceeded? is there actually something that would be visibly damaged?

Well I guess we can all put the “no fat chicks” sticker on our bumpers ha.
I weigh 312 and my wife weighs 160 and we've never had any issues running the 4C. The only place it has ever scraped is the driveway and several other cars do that there. Two 1/4" sheets of steel solved that problem
 

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Ok, so the tag on the car reads 'SHOULD never exceed'......... which sounds like a recommendation. So is it Recommended that you and your passenger go on a diet in order to drive in your 4C ?? If my wife has a tag on her somewhere that says 'NO drivers exceeding 210lbs' (sounds like an order, not just a recommendation). Does that mean I will go on a diet just to do it ?? ........... I don't think so
 
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Got a small 4' 9" / 145cm girlfriend so I could let my weight fluctuate a bit. 😋

Although when I add a bit of winter weight to myself I am not driving the 4C anyway. :unsure:

If you're a bit over the limit, just don't fill the tank up. Each gallon of fuel is 6.3 lbs (a liter is about .77kg). 🤷‍♀️
 
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I remember seeing a similar weight limit tag on other cars. Many of those had a pretty low amount allowed also.
I am curious how those figures are calculated. Is it based on a given weight the suspension can handle yet still maintain the engineered suspension compression distance? Tires (tyres) also have maximum weight ratings. Surely there are a lot of cars running around that are very overloaded.
 
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