This week the new traffic regulations were released, which include a range of measures to combat car theft. However, there are other changes that could worsen or even end the current violations Removal of your vehicle.
For what new reasons can my car be taken away?
The measures that have come into force are:
- Not with current technical test certificates.
- Shortage registration certificate Individually.
- Circular with hidden license plate, in poor condition or with Vehicle identification number (VIN) The engine has been tampered with or is dirty.
What is the approval certificate?
This document is used to check whether a vehicle meets the functional requirements and gas standards for circulation. This certificate is very important for cars with zero kilometers, as it means they are exempt from the technical inspection for the first two years.
The regulation that caused the most noise in the new traffic law is the obligation to Capture vehicle license plates in mirrors and glass. This came into effect on Monday, September 4th, which caused real madness.
However, the authorities have made it clear that, although this regulation is already law, Fines only start 12 months after its entry into force. This engraving is intended to help the authorities with controls and thus identify a stolen vehicle more quickly.
“They are new tools for a violent robbery that continues to be a major concern for the government,“ explained the Undersecretary of Crime Prevention, Eduardo Vergara. The new regulations also state that cars without license plates are no longer allowed to refuel at gas stations.