Sunday, February 5, 2012

Vehicle Impound offenses.

                                                 Impoundable Violations
DOTC-LTO (MC 89-105)
The following violations shall cause the impounding of a motor vehicle:
(Sec. 73, MC 89-105)
  • Unregistered/Improperly registered/delinquent or invalid registration
  • Unregistered substitute or replacement motor, vehicle engine, engine block or chassis
  • Unauthorized change of color or configuration
  • Operating, allowing the operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended or revoked Certificate of Registration
  • Using license plates different from the body number
  • Illegal Transfer of plates, tags, or stickers
  • Violations involving absence of required parts, accessories or devices or defective parts, accessories or devices which pose danger to the public
  • Authorized route not properly painted
  • Unauthorized/improvised number plates
  • Failure to paint on vehicle business or trade name
  • Failure to paint required markings
  • No body number (for PUV)
  • Using radio or stereo in violation of existing regulation or without the necessary permit, or in breach of the condition in permit regulation.
  • Installation of jalousies, curtains, dim colored lights, strobe lights, dancing lights or similar lights, colored tinted or painted windshield on window glass on "for hire" vehicles
In addition, the following violations shall also cause the impounding of the motor vehicle:
  • Driving without a license plate
  • Fake drivers license/TVR
  • Fake sticker
  • Fake license plate
  • Fake Official Receipt and Certificate of Registration
  • Tampered documents pertaining to franchising, registration and licensing
  • Failure to present any document regarding motor vehicle ATTA
  • Breach of Franchise Conditions
  • Improper use of drivers license
  • Expired drivers license
  • Expired Traffic Violation Receipt


  1. question lang po...pag tutubusin na ang impounded na mv and wala daw po ang susi kasi nasa pulis na humuli...yung pulis ayaw na magpakita...tama po ba yun?

  2. mga hayop ang pulis.. hehehe, malamang may balak silang ibenta ang a sasakyan mo..