Notwithstanding the requirements of §§ 580.5 and 580.7 :
A transferor or a lessee of any of the following motor vehicles need not disclose the vehicle's odometer mileage:
A vehicle having a Gross Vehicle Weight Rating, as defined in § 571.3 of this title, of more than 16,000 pounds;
A vehicle that is not self-propelled;
A vehicle that was manufactured in a model year beginning at least ten years before January 1 of the calendar year in which the transfer occurs; or
Example to paragraph (a)(3):
For vehicle transfers occurring during calendar year 1998, model year 1988 or older vehicles are exempt.
A vehicle sold directly by the manufacturer to any agency of the United States in conformity with contractual specifications.
A transferor of a new vehicle prior to its first transfer for purposes other than resale need not disclose the vehicle's odometer mileage.
A lessor of any of the vehicles listed in paragraph (a) of this section need not notify the lessee of any of these vehicles of the disclosure requirements of § 580.7.
[53 FR 29476, Aug. 5, 1988, as amended at 54 FR 35888, Aug. 30, 1989. Redesignated at 62 FR 47765, Sept. 11, 1997; 63 FR 52632, Oct. 1, 1998]