Question: Can Two Cars Use One Transponder?

Can I just hold up my EZ Pass?

Yes.

To ensure you receive the E‑ZPass ® toll rate, the tag must be properly mounted on the windshield as shown under E‑ZPass ® Info.

Holding the transponder or placing it on your dashboard is unsafe and may result in incorrect toll charges, unnecessary toll evasion violations and/or administrative fees..

How many cars can you put on an Ipass?

two carsYou have two cars but only one transponder. That is fine as long as the car on the tollway has it properly mounted in the vehicle and the license plate number is registered to the I-PASS account.

Do I need an Ipass transponder for each car?

The Tollway encourages I-PASS users to obtain a separate transponder for each of their vehicles in order to continue receiving the 50 percent discount on tolls. Sharing a transponder puts you at risk of forgetting to move the transponder. Be safe, and put a transponder in every vehicle.

How do I add another car to my Ipass?

Yes. Once logged in, select “Vehicles.” Click “Add New Vehicle” to add a vehicle. To remove a vehicle, click on that vehicle and, then, select “Remove Vehicle” in red at the bottom of the page.

Can I use the express lanes without a transponder?

Drivers using the lanes without a transponder will instead be sent a bill for the toll, along with a $4 administrative fee. … Right now, drivers using the express lanes must have a transponder, which tracks how often they enter and exit the toll lanes.

Can you put EZ Pass on dashboard?

Many drivers leave it on the dashboard because they own multiple cars, although E- ZPass will send free velcro strips for multiple cars. … That means you need to follow the instructions and mount it near the rearview mirror because that’s the sweet spot to ensure the E-ZPass will be read,” says McGurk.

How long does it take to get an Ipass transponder?

It may take up to 30 days to receive your transponder(s) in the mail. You can still drive The Toll Roads and pay with your new account.

Can you wrap EZ Pass in foil?

If for some reason, you do not want to use your E-ZPass at a particular toll plaza, you will need to wrap your transponder in aluminum foil to prevent the toll booth computer from reading it.

Can I use my transponder in another car?

Sticker transponders cannot be moved from vehicle to vehicle. Hardcase transponders can be moved from vehicle to vehicle as long as the license plate number for each vehicle is listed on your account and the transponder is properly mounted.

How do I add another tag to My EZ Pass account?

Log in to your E-ZPass account and go to Vehicles & Tags or visit one of our Customer Service Centers or by calling 1-888-AUTO-TOLL (1-888-288-6865) and provide new license plate and vehicle information as soon as possible.

Where do you place a transponder?

Where to Place the Transponder. The transponder goes on the inside of the windshield close to the rearview mirror. Place the transponder as high and as central on the windshield as possible. Tip: Place the transponder slightly to the right of the rearview mirror so it is not in the driver’s field of vision.

Is there a monthly charge for Ipass?

Illinois’s I-Pass system costs $30 to obtain, a $10 refundable deposit and $20 prepaid tolls. The minimum balance is $20, and the account auto-replenishes 10% of the average monthly usage or a minimum of $10. There is no annual fee for the I-Pass.

Can multiple cars use the same Ipass?

Transponders can be shared between cars and motorcycles registered to the same I-PASS account, but the transponder must be properly mounted in your vehicle whenever you drive on the Tollway. Sharing a transponder puts you at risk of forgetting to move the transponder. Be safe, and put a transponder in every vehicle.

How much does an Ipass transponder cost?

The Illinois Tollway currently uses video to match license plates to I-PASS accounts when transponders aren’t used. The agency said that process wastes time and money. A new transponder costs $10, but that $10 is added to the driver’s account after purchase.

Can I use my Ipass transponder in a rental car?

The transponder you have in your personal car can be used in many rental car situations. E-ZPass transponders, for example, can be used on bridges and highways in more than 15 states, from Maine to Illinois and down south as far as North Carolina.

Can EZ Pass be read in glove compartment?

Yes, an EZPass transponder will be read from the upper glove compartment of a Gen II or III even in a high-speed (55 or 65 MPH) lane.