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AUTOMOBILE OR TRUCK DISMANTLING — including transport of vehicles owned by the employer, the salvaging or junking of parts and store operations


This classification applies to employers engaged in the dismantling, salvaging and sale of salvaged automobile or truck parts, and includes but is not limited to dismantlers, mechanics, tow truck drivers transporting vehicles owned by the employer, parts delivery drivers and counterpersons. This classification includes the sale of dismantled and salvaged parts from locations separate from the dismantling operations.

Towing, roadside assistance, and freeway service patrol operations when conducted on vehicles not owned by the employer shall be separately classified as 7227, Automobile or Truck Towing, Roadside Assistance or Freeway Service Patrol.

"Roadside assistance" refers to services provided to the vehicle owner under an agreement with a third party (such as a motor club or law enforcement agency). Contemplated services include changing tires, jump-starting batteries, replacing batteries, supplying a small amount of gasoline or performing minor vehicle repairs such as reattaching ignition wires or battery cables.

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Classification 3808 does not apply to the operation of automobile service or repair facilities. Such facilities shall be assigned to the applicable Automotive Industry Group classification.

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