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Title 49 Part 215 → Subpart B → §215.109

Title 49 → Subtitle B → Chapter II → Part 215 → Subpart B → §215.109

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Title 49 Part 215 → Subpart B → §215.109

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Title 49Subtitle BChapter IIPart 215Subpart B → §215.109


Title 49: Transportation
PART 215—RAILROAD FREIGHT CAR SAFETY STANDARDS
Subpart B—Freight Car Components


§215.109   Defective plain bearing box: Journal lubrication system.

A railroad may not place or continue in service a car, if the car has a plain bearing box with a lubricating pad that—

(a) Has a tear extending half the length or width of the pad, or more;

(b) Shows evidence of having been scorched, burned, or glazed;

(c) Contains decaying or deteriorated fabric that impairs proper lubrication of the pad;

(d) Has—

(1) An exposed center core (except by design); or

(2) Metal parts contacting the journal; or

(e) Is—

(1) Missing; or

(2) Not in contact with the journal.


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