393.203 Cab and body components.§ 393.203 Cab and body components.
(a) The cab compartment doors or door parts used as an entrance or exits shall not be missing or broken. Doors shall not sag so that they cannot be properly opened or closed. No door shall be wired shut or otherwise secured in the closed position so that it cannot be readily opened. Exception: When the vehicle is loaded with pipe or bar stock that blocks the door and the cab has a roof exit.
(b) Bolts or brackets securing the cab or the body of the vehicle to the frame shall not be loose, broken, or missing.
(c) The hood must be securely fastened.
(d) All seats must be securely mounted.
(e) The front bumper must not be missing, loosely attached, or protruding beyond the confines of the vehicle so as to create a hazard.[53 FR 49402, Dec. 7, 1988, as amended at 78 FR 58484, Sept. 24, 2013]