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Automotive Safety Enforcement Division Captain Jeffrey R. Gahler Process for an Innovative, New Concept or Non-Conventional Vehicle
INSPECTION REQUIREMENTS FOR NEW MANUFACTURED VEHICLES • Any newly manufactured vehicle not currently recognized for sale in the State of Maryland must be inspected by Division personnel to ascertain if the vehicle in question meets minimum safety standards for Maryland.
MVA Vehicle Services steps: • MVA obtains all documentation regarding the vehicle from the requestor. • All documentation must be specific to the vehicle they are going to manufacture and must reflect the same V. I. N. – Requests a sample Manufacturer’s Certificate of Origin. – Obtains a copy or photo of the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) Label specific to Manufacturer’s Certificate of Origin.
Federal Certification Label:
MVA Vehicle Services steps: • Requests a copy of the owner’s manual for the vehicle. • Searches Internet for additional information as required. • Sends request letter to ASED.
A. S. E. D. steps: • ASED Command reviews all documents submitted by MVA. • If documentation is sufficient, the ASED Training Unit contacts the requestor to make arrangements to have the vehicle brought in for an examination. • Vehicle examination is conducted at ASED’s Training Facility: – full inspection bay and tools, – vehicle is road tested.
Examination Objectives • Note safety issues. • Determine vehicle’s road-worthiness. • Determine classification if applicable. • Recommendation to MVA Administrator to approve or disapprove.
ASED Examinations to date: • • • *Maya 300 - Failed 3/30/09 ZAP - Failed 6/29/09 Auto Moto Xingyue - Failed 5/13/10 Panther Scoot Coupe - Failed 6/02/10 *Star Electric LSV - Failed 6/17/10 Wheego Whip - Failed 7/09/10 - (Re-exam) Passed 9/13/10 • Tomberlin E-Merge 2 LE – Failed 4/21/10 - (Reexam) Passed 9/16/10
ASED Examinations to date: • *Maya 300 - – Failed 3/30/09 • ZAP – –Failed 6/29/09
ASED Examinations to date: • Auto Moto Xingyue – – Failed 5/13/10 • Panther Scoot Coupe – – Failed 6/02/10
ASED Examinations to date: • *Star Electric LSV – – Failed 6/17/10
ASED Examinations to date: • Wheego Whip – – Failed 7/09/10 – (Re-exam) Passed 9/13/10 • Tomberlin E-Merge 2 LE – Failed 4/21/10 – (Re-exam) Passed 9/16/10
ASED Examinations to date: • EZ Go 2 Five LSV – Pending (no vehicle available for examination) • Polaris EV – Pending (no vehicle available for examination) • E-Ride EXV 2 – Pending (no certificate of origin provided)
Captain Jeffrey R. Gahler 410 -424 -3760 [email protected] org