Q: Pulled over for green headlights?

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I got pulled over today for having green headlights I bought the truck right before spring of this year and it had them when I got it. I've driven around with them on passed multiple cops and never been stopped until today he gave me a fix it ticket so I can fix them or pay $20 and noticed the site says $10 so wondering why it would be more and why I first got pulled over for it to day asked the cop and he said it's their discretion on whether they want to bust for it or not which I don't think is right so one cop will leave me alone about it but another can pull me over and bust me for it?

My car has 290000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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