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Old 02-26-2012, 10:16 AM   #85
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In Oregon, which has very strong DOT rules and regs, if something is built to be move down the highway (car or trailer) ... we'd need to take it in to DMV for an inspection and assignment of a VIN. It isn't free however. Does Minnesota not have something similar?
I believe so All I know for sure is. he brought it to the Minnesota DMV and they would not issue a license plate for the trailer as currently constructed He was given a list of items to correct, one being to transfer the trailer onto a different frame designed for travel trailers. When he has completed the items on the list he must again have it inspected . As I understand the Minnesota DMV will only give a license to something that has a VIN# so they can legally trace the vehicle. It is my son's problem except it's parked in MY driveway

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Old 02-26-2012, 10:20 AM   #86
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A PITA for you for sure Steve. VINs come from the manufacturer, but here in Oregon if something is homebuilt, DMV can issue a VIN (although it may be called something else).

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