§ 253.6. Vehicles valueless except for junk.

 The salvor who has removed a vehicle declared to be valueless except for junk shall submit the appropriate form and comply with the following:

   (1)  Send to the Department with the completed appropriate form, as provided in §  253.5(b) (relating to acquisition of abandoned vehicles), one or more photographs of the vehicle.

     (i)   One photograph will be acceptable if it clearly shows the extent of damage, deterioration, or both, of the vehicle to substantiate the declaration of ‘‘valueless except for junk.’’

     (ii)   Two or more photographs shall be submitted if necessary to show the extent of damage, state of deterioration, or both, the age and model identity, and the like, for substantiating the claim.

   (2)  If the vehicle was removed from private property under 75 Pa.C.S. §  1117(c) (relating to vehicle destroyed or junked), furnish a copy of the salvor’s report of possession and statement of condition to a police department.


   The provisions of this §  253.6 adopted August 19, 1977, effective August 20, 1977, 7 Pa.B. 2362; amended September 28, 1990, effective September 29, 1990, 20 Pa.B. 4957. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (90317).

Cross References

   This section cited in 67 Pa. Code §  253.6 (relating to vehicles valueless except for junk).

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