Importation and Certification FAQ's
|FMVSS No. 106||Brake hoses|
|FMVSS No. 108||Lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment|
|FMVSS No. 109||New pneumatic tires|
|FMVSS No. 110||Tire selection and rims|
|FMVSS No. 116||Motor vehicle brake fluids|
|FMVSS No. 117||Retreaded pneumatic tires|
|FMVSS No. 119||New pneumatic tires for vehicles|
|FMVSS No. 120||Tire selection and rims for motor vehicles|
|FMVSS No. 125||Warning devices|
|FMVSS No. 129||New non-pneumatic tires for passenger cars|
|FMVSS No. 205||Glazing materials|
|FMVSS No. 209||Seat belt assemblies|
|FMVSS No. 213||Child restraint systems|
|FMVSS No. 218||Motorcycle helmets|
|FMVSS No. 223||Rear impact guards|
|FMVSS No. 304||Compressed natural gas fuel container integrity|
|FMVSS No. 403||Platform lift systems for motor vehicles|
Also, certain motor vehicle replacement parts must meet the marking requirements of 49 CFR Part 541 Federal motor vehicle theft prevention standard.
Any equipment subject to any of the above standards must be in compliance at the time of importation. Non-compliant equipment may not be imported.
There is no FMVSS that applies to engines and transmissions as equipment items. Therefore, their importation is not regulated by DOT. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) does regulate the importation of engines. Further information on this subject may be found on the EPA’s website at http://www.epa.gov, or by contacting that agency at 734-214-4100.
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