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Title 49 Part 238 → Subpart H → §238.753

Title 49 → Subtitle B → Chapter II → Part 238 → Subpart H → §238.753

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Title 49 Part 238 → Subpart H → §238.753

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Title 49Subtitle BChapter IIPart 238Subpart H → §238.753


Title 49: Transportation
PART 238—PASSENGER EQUIPMENT SAFETY STANDARDS
Subpart H—Specific Requirements for Tier III Passenger Equipment


§238.753   Sanders.

(a) A Tier III trainset shall be equipped with operative sanders, if required by the railroad and as approved by FRA.

(b) Sanders required under this section shall comply with §229.131(a), (b), and (d) of this chapter, except that instead of the requirements of §§229.9 and 229.23 of this chapter:

(1) The requirements of §238.17 shall apply to the tagging and movement of a Tier III trainset with defective sanders; and

(2) The requirements of the railroad's ITM program shall apply to the next periodic inspection of such a trainset.

(c) In addition to the requirements in paragraph (b) of this section, the railroad's ITM program shall specify the inspection, testing, and maintenance requirements for Tier III trainsets equipped with sanders.