- The period covered by the regulation is the term of the vehicle manufacturer’s original warranty, or during the first five years of the vehicle manufacturer’s original warranty; whichever is less.
- The motor vehicle repair facility shall replace the major component part [certain sheet metal and/or body parts] with one of the following: (a) a new original equipment manufacturer part. (b) a used or recycled original equipment manufacturer part. (c) a part that meets any applicable federal motor vehicle safety standards established under 49 CFR 571, and meets the standards for parts recognized as OEM-comparable quality as verified by the Certified Automotive Parts Association, NSF international, or another nationally-recognized automotive parts testing agency.
- The facility must be directed by the owner of the motor vehicle, in writing, for permission to install a part that does not meet subdivision (a), (b), or (c), [above].
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