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Manufacturer Display

Ohio Revised Code Section 4517.22

A new motor vehicle being displayed in any public place in which only one motor vehicle is displayed.


Manufacturer Display Requirements

A motor vehicle displayed by the manufacturer, must comply with the following:

  • The manufacturer must submit an affidavit requesting the Registrar’s approval not less than thirty (30) days before the planned opening date of the show.
  • All vehicles must belong to the manufacturer.
  • No contracts may be signed, deposits taken, or sales consummated at the location.


Additional Requirements

All new motor vehicle manufacturers that have filed an affidavit(s) with the BMV for a manufacturer display must maintain a copy of the affidavit(s) for their records for one (1) year from the last day of the display.


Download Affidavit

Affidavit  For A Manufacturer Display (PDF) (Word)