If you have a trailer COMMERCIALLY registered in Connecticut please be aware that they are subject to a federal annual inspection.

Elm City Trailer is a Connecticut DMV licensed trailer inspection facility (#N2694) and is available to inspect commercial trailers pursuant to Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (49CFR 393).

These regulations require the inspection of:

  • Body
  • Brake Equipment
  • Display of Number Plate
  • Fenders
  • Frame
  • Hitch
  • Lighting Devices
  • Identification Lamps
  • Reflectors
  • Side Marker and Clearance Lamps
  • Stop Lamps
  • Turn Signals
  • Mirrors
  • Safety Chain
  • Suspension
  • Tires
  • Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)

In order to inspect a trailer it must be accompanied by supporting documents showing proof of ownership and registration documentation with VIN number.

Call us at 203-535-0075 to make an appointment to get your commercial trailer federal inspection, we make it quick, easy and painless and provide a sticker for your trailer that indicates it has been currently inspected.

For more information on annual Commercial trailer inspection in Connecticut please visit the CT DMV website at: https://www.ct.gov/dmv/cwp/view.asp?a=804&q=244914