Proposition 65 and Vehicles

Question: Do vehicles require a warning under California Proposition 65?

Answer: Yes, there is a specific warning required for vehicles under California Proposition 65. That warning is:

<triangle> WARNING: Operating, servicing and maintaining a passenger vehicle or off-highway motor
vehicle can expose you to chemicals including engine exhaust, carbon monoxide, phthalates, and
lead, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other
reproductive harm. To minimize exposure, avoid breathing exhaust, do not idle the engine except as
necessary, service your vehicle in a well-ventilated area and wear gloves or wash your hands
frequently when servicing your vehicle.

Reference: https://www.p65warnings.ca.gov/products/passenger-vehicle

Article current as of 2019-08-29.

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