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Daily inspection test
 
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19. Exterior Body and Frame‒ALL

Insecure or missing body parts
You must know that secure vehicle body parts are necessary for safe operation, and the vehicle has this minor defect when any body parts are insecure or missing.

Insecure or missing compartment door
You must know that the compartment door is necessary for safe operation, and must be securely attached to the vehicle. And that the vehicle has this minor defect when the compartment door is insecure or missing.

Damaged frame or body
You must know that some conditions of the frame or cargo body can be serious safety concerns, and that a vehicle has this minor defect when it is visible that a frame or body is damaged.

One or more visibly shifted, cracked, collapsing or sagging frame member
You must know that some conditions of the frame or cargo body can be very serious safety concerns, and that a vehicle has this major defect when it is visible that any frame component has shifted, is cracked, collapsing or is sagging.

Procedure:
Inspect one side of the vehicle and open the hood (front-engine bus) to check for any:

    • Insecure or missing body parts
    • Insecure or missing compartment door
    • Damaged frame or body
    • One or more visibly shifted, cracked, collapsing or sagging frame member