43. The owner of a road vehicle of which the mechanical inspection certificate indicates a major defect to that vehicle, who wishes to travel to a place of mechanical inspection in order to show that the vehicle complies with the Highway Safety Code (chapter C-24.2) may obtain a temporary registration certificate valid for 12 hours. Such a certificate may not be renewed.
The vehicle owner is exempt from payment of the registration fees otherwise payable for temporary registration and for the right to operate the vehicle.
The road vehicle covered by the certificate may be operated, during the validity period of the certificate, for travel to a mechanical inspection site in order to show it complies with the Code.