Can you get a ticket for ashing out the window?
Regarding this, is ashing out the window illegal?
No. Your parents may have told you, “Don't litter.” You may have heard someone say that dropping a cigarette ash out the window is littering. Whether it is littering is not the subject of this article (it is – Vehicle Code § 23111 prohibits throwing onto a road a lighted or unlighted cigarette).
In this manner, can you ash a cigarette out the window?
While some people may use the ashtray inside of their vehicles to extinguish the butt, Foster said even the ashes flicked from out window off a cigarette can be enough to spark a fire in dry summer conditions. “Any embers will do it,” he said, noting it's a $500 fine for discarding cigarette butts out of a car window.
Use a gatorade bottle half filled with water for an ashtray. Keeps you from chucking butts out the window or using the car ashtrays too. After seeing how the inside turns into a mini-swamp after a few days, it might help you stop smoking.