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                           RECEIVABLES LOAN AGREEMENT



                                  by and among



                      TRW AUTOMOTIVE GLOBAL RECEIVABLES LLC
                                   as Borrower



                          The Persons Parties hereto as
                      Conduit Lenders and Committed Lenders




                           CREDIT SUISSE FIRST BOSTON
                            HUDSON CASTLE GROUP INC.
                           DEUTSCHE BANK AG LONDON and
                               JPMORGAN CHASE BANK
                                as Funding Agents



                                       and



                               JPMORGAN CHASE BANK
                             as Administrative Agent



                          Dated as of February 27, 2003


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                                TABLE OF CONTENTS

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ARTICLE I DEFINITIONS.........................................................1

     SECTION 1.01     Certain Defined Terms...................................1
     SECTION 1.02     Other Terms............................................40

ARTICLE II AMOUNTS AND TERMS OF THE LOANS....................................40

     SECTION 2.01     The Loans..............................................40
     SECTION 2.02     Borrowing Procedures...................................42
     SECTION 2.03     Use of Proceeds........................................44
     SECTION 2.04     Interest and Fees......................................44
     SECTION 2.05     Payment and Prepayment of Loans........................45
     SECTION 2.06     Application of Collections Prior to Termination Date...46
     SECTION 2.07     Application of Collections After Termination Date......49
     SECTION 2.08     Deemed Collections; Application of Payments............51
     SECTION 2.09     Payments and Computations, Etc.........................52
     SECTION 2.10     Tranches...............................................52
     SECTION 2.11     Breakage Costs.........................................53
     SECTION 2.12     Illegality.............................................53
     SECTION 2.13     Inability to Determine Eurocurrency Rate...............53
     SECTION 2.14     Indemnity for Reserves and Expenses....................54
     SECTION 2.15     Indemnity for Taxes....................................55
     SECTION 2.16     Security Interest......................................56
     SECTION 2.17     Conversion of Currencies...............................57
     SECTION 2.18     Additional Reserve Costs...............................58
     SECTION 2.19     Mitigation Obligations; Replacement of Lenders.........59
     SECTION 2.20     Pre-Funding Escrow Arrangements........................59

ARTICLE III CONDITIONS OF BORROWINGS.........................................62

     SECTION 3.01     Conditions Precedent to Initial Borrowing..............62
     SECTION 3.02     Conditions Precedent to All Borrowings.................62

ARTICLE IV REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES....................................63

     SECTION 4.01     Representations and Warranties of the Borrower.........63

ARTICLE V COVENANTS..........................................................67

     SECTION 5.01     Covenants of the Borrower..............................67
     SECTION 5.02     Inspections; Annual Agreed Upon Procedures Audit.......76


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ARTICLE VI ADMINISTRATION AND COLLECTION OF RECEIVABLES......................77

     SECTION 6.01     Designation of Collection Agent........................77
     SECTION 6.02     Certain Rights of the Administrative Agent.............77
     SECTION 6.03     Performance of Obligations.............................78

ARTICLE VII TERMINATION EVENTS...............................................79

     SECTION 7.01     Termination Events.....................................79
     SECTION 7.02     Acceleration of Maturity...............................81

ARTICLE VIII THE ADMINISTRATIVE AGENT........................................81

     SECTION 8.01     Authorization and Action...............................81
     SECTION 8.02     Agent's Reliance, Etc..................................81
     SECTION 8.03     JPMorgan Chase and Affiliates..........................82
     SECTION 8.04     Indemnification of Administrative Agent...........82
     SECTION 8.05     Delegation of Duties...................................83
     SECTION 8.06     Action or Inaction by Administrative Agent.............83
     SECTION 8.07     Notice of Termination Events; Action by
                      Administrative Agent...................................83
     SECTION 8.08     Non-Reliance on Administrative Agent and
                      Other Parties..........................................83
     SECTION 8.09     Successor Administrative Agent.........................84
     SECTION 8.10     Consent to Agreed-Upon Procedures......................84

ARTICLE IX THE FUNDING AGENTS................................................85

     SECTION 9.01     Authorization and Action...............................85
     SECTION 9.02     Funding Agent's Reliance, Etc..........................85
     SECTION 9.03     Funding Agent and Affiliates...........................85
     SECTION 9.04     Indemnification of Funding Agents......................86
     SECTION 9.05     Delegation of Duties...................................86
     SECTION 9.06     Action or Inaction by Funding Agent....................86
     SECTION 9.07     Notice of Events of Termination........................86
     SECTION 9.08     Non-Reliance on Funding Agent and Other Parties........87
     SECTION 9.09     Successor Funding Agent................................87
     SECTION 9.10     Reliance on Funding Agent..............................88

ARTICLE X INDEMNIFICATION....................................................88

     SECTION 10.01    Indemnities by the Borrower............................88

ARTICLE XI MISCELLANEOUS.....................................................90

     SECTION 11.01    Amendments, Etc........................................90
     SECTION 11.02    Notices, Etc...........................................91
     SECTION 11.03    Assignability..........................................92
     SECTION 11.04    Costs and Expenses.....................................95


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     SECTION 11.05    No Proceedings.........................................96
     SECTION 11.06    Confidentiality........................................96
     SECTION 11.07    Further Assurances.....................................98
     SECTION 11.08    GOVERNING LAW..........................................98
     SECTION 11.09    Execution in Counterparts..............................98
     SECTION 11.10    Integration; Binding Effect; Survival of Termination...98
     SECTION 11.11    Consent to Jurisdiction................................99
     SECTION 11.12    WAIVER OF JURY TRIAL...................................99
     SECTION 11.13    Right of Setoff........................................99
     SECTION 11.14    Ratable Payments.......................................99
     SECTION 11.15    Limitation of Liability................................99
     SECTION 11.16    Limitation on the Addition and Termination
                      of Originators........................................100
     SECTION 11.17    Judgment Currency.....................................101










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                             SCHEDULES AND EXHIBITS


SCHEDULE I        Lender Groups

SCHEDULE II       Special Concentration Limits

SCHEDULE III      Credit and Collection Policy

SCHEDULE IV       Condition Precedent Documents

SCHEDULE V        Collection Accounts and Concentration Accounts

SCHEDULE VI       Fiscal Months

SCHEDULE VII      Originators; Originator Purchase Agreements

SCHEDULE VIII     Litigation

EXHIBIT A         Form of Assignment and Acceptance

EXHIBIT B         Form of Borrowing Request

EXHIBIT C-1       Form of Control Agreement (Lock-Boxes)

EXHIBIT C-2       Form of Control Agreement (Concentration Accounts)

EXHIBIT D         Form of Credit Default Swap

EXHIBIT E         Agreed Upon Procedures

EXHIBIT F         Mandatory Cost Rate

EXHIBIT G         Form of Note

EXHIBIT H         Form of Joinder Agreement

EXHIBIT I         Form of Prepayment Notice




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                           RECEIVABLES LOAN AGREEMENT

                          Dated as of February 27, 2003

         RECEIVABLES LOAN AGREEMENT (as amended, supplemented or otherwise
modified and in effect from time to time, this "Agreement"), dated as of
February 27, 2003, by and among (i) TRW AUTOMOTIVE GLOBAL RECEIVABLES LLC, a
Delaware limited liability company, as Borrower, (ii) the Conduit Lenders from
time to time parties hereto, (iii) the Committed Lenders from time to time
parties hereto, (iv) JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, CREDIT SUISSE FIRST BOSTON, HUDSON
CASTLE GROUP INC. and DEUTSCHE BANK AG LONDON, as Funding Agents and (v)
JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, as Administrative Agent.

                             PRELIMINARY STATEMENTS
                             ----------------------

     A. The Transferor may from time to time purchase Receivables from the North
American Originators pursuant to the North American Originator Purchase
Agreement. In addition, the Transferor may from time to time make loans to the
European Purchaser under the European Loan Agreement, the proceeds of which will
be used to purchase Receivables from the European Originators pursuant to
European Originator Purchase Agreements.

     B. Pursuant to the Transfer Agreement, the Borrower shall purchase from the
Transferor (i) all Receivables sold to the Transferor under the North American
Purchase Agreement and (ii) all loans made by the Transferor under the European
Loan Agreement.

     C. To fund its purchases under the Transfer Agreement, the Borrower may
from time to time request Loans from the Lenders on the terms and conditions of
this Agreement.

     D. The Conduit Lenders may, in their sole discretion, make Loans so
requested from time to time, and if a Conduit Lender in any Lender Group elects
not to make any such Loan, the Committed Lenders in such Lender Group have
agreed that they shall make such Loan, in each case subject to the terms and
conditions of this Agreement.

         Accordingly, the parties hereby agree as follows:

                                    ARTICLE I

                                   DEFINITIONS

         SECTION 1.01 Certain Defined Terms. As used in this Agreement, the
following terms shall have the following meanings (such meanings to be equally
applicable to both the singular and plural forms of the terms defined):

         "Accountants' Letter" has the meaning specified in Section 5.02(b).

         "Adjusted Eurocurrency Rate" means, for any Tranche Period, an interest
rate per annum obtained by dividing (i) the Eurocurrency Rate for such Tranche
Period by (ii) a

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percentage equal to 100% minus the Eurocurrency Rate Reserve Percentage for such
Tranche Period.

         "Administrative Agent" means JPMorgan Chase, in its capacity as
contractual representative for the Conduit Lenders and Committed Lenders
hereunder, and any successor thereto in such capacity appointed pursuant to
Article VIII.

         "Administrative Agent Fee Letter" has the meaning specified in Section
2.04(c).

         "Adverse Claim" means a lien, security interest or other charge or
encumbrance, or other right or claim in, of or on any asset or property of a
Person in favor of another Person.

         "Affiliate" means, when used with respect to a specified Person,
another Person that directly, or indirectly through one or more intermediaries,
Controls or is Controlled by or is under common Control with the Person
specified.

         "Agents" means, collectively, the Administrative Agent and each Funding
Agent.

         "Aggregate Commitment" means, at any time, the sum of the Commitments
then in effect. The initial Aggregate Commitment as of the Closing Date shall be
equal to $612,000,000 as set forth on Schedule I.

         "Aggregate Principal Balance" means the aggregate outstanding Principal
Balance (in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) of the Loans hereunder.

         "Agreement" has the meaning specified in the preamble hereto.

         "Alternate Rate" for any Tranche during any Tranche Period means an
interest rate per annum equal to the sum of the Applicable Eurocurrency Rate
Margin plus the Adjusted Eurocurrency Rate for such Tranche Period; provided,
however, that in case of:

               (i) any Tranche Period with respect to which the Adjusted
         Eurocurrency Rate is not available pursuant to Section 2.12 or 2.13,

               (ii) any Tranche Period of less than one month,

               (iii) any Tranche Period as to which the applicable Funding Agent
         does not receive notice, by no later than 1:00 P.M. (New York City
         time) on the third Business Day preceding the first day of such Tranche
         Period, that the related Tranche will not be funded by a Conduit Lender
         through the issuance of Commercial Paper, or

               (iv) any Tranche Period for a Tranche the Principal Balance of
         which (in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) is less than $1,000,000 for
         any Lender Group,

the Alternate Rate for such Tranche Period shall be an interest rate per annum
equal to the Base Rate in effect from time to time during such Tranche Period.

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         "Applicable ABR Margin" has the meaning specified in the Lender Fee
Letter.

         "Applicable Eurocurrency Rate Margin" has the meaning specified in the
Lender Fee Letter.

         "Approved Currency" means (i) Dollars, (ii) Euros or (iii) British
Pound Sterling; provided that (i) neither British Pound Sterling nor Euros shall
be considered an Approved Currency hereunder unless and until one or more
European Originator Purchase Agreements are entered into in accordance with
Section 11.16, (ii) British Pound Sterling shall not be considered an Approved
Currency hereunder unless and until the United Kingdom becomes an Approved
Originator Jurisdiction and (iii) Euros shall not be considered an Approved
Currency hereunder unless and until one or more of Germany, France, Spain or
Italy becomes an Approved Originator Jurisdiction hereunder.

         "Approved Obligor Jurisdiction" means the United States, Germany, the
United Kingdom, France, Spain, Italy, Sweden, Belgium, Austria, Portugal, the
Netherlands and any other jurisdiction approved in writing by the Administrative
Agent and the Required Committed Lenders (or, if such jurisdiction is not a
member of the European Union, all the Committed Lenders).

         "Approved Originator Jurisdiction" means the United States, Germany,
the United Kingdom, France, Spain, Italy and any other jurisdiction approved in
writing by each Committed Lender; provided that, to the extent required by the
program documents for any Conduit Lender, no jurisdiction other than the United
States shall be considered an "Approved Originator Jurisdiction" hereunder
unless and until such Conduit Lender shall have received confirmation from each
applicable Rating Agency to the effect that the addition of such jurisdiction as
an Approved Originator Jurisdiction would not result in a reduction or
withdrawal of the then current ratings of the Commercial Paper of such Conduit
Lender.

         "Asset Purchase Agreement" means, in the case of any Lender Group, a
secondary market agreement, asset purchase agreement or other liquidity
agreement entered into by the Committed Lenders in such Lender Group or any of
their respective Affiliates for the benefit of one or more Conduit Lenders in
such Lender Group, to the extent relating to the sale or transfer of interests
in, or other financing of, Loans.

         "Assignment and Acceptance" means an assignment and acceptance
agreement entered into by a Committed Lender, an Eligible Assignee and such
Committed Lender's Funding Agent, pursuant to which such Eligible Assignee may
become a party to this Agreement, in substantially the form of Exhibit A hereto.

         "Base Rate" means, with respect to any Tranche:

         (i) in the case of a Tranche denominated in Dollars, a fluctuating
     interest rate per annum as shall be in effect from time to time, which rate
     shall at all times be equal to the sum of (a) the Applicable ABR Margin
     plus (b) the higher of: (A) the rate of interest announced publicly by
     JPMorgan Chase in New York, New York, from time to time as JPMorgan Chase's
     prime or base rate (such rate not necessarily being the lowest or best rate
     charged by JPMorgan Chase); and (B) the Federal Funds Rate plus 0.50%; and

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         (ii) in the case of a Tranche denominated in a Local Currency, the sum
     of (a) the Applicable ABR Margin plus (b) Adjusted Eurocurrency Rate with
     respect to such Local Currency applicable to the then-current Tranche
     Period for such Local Currency.

         "Base Rate Tranche" has the meaning specified in Section 2.12.

         "Borrower" means TRW Automotive Global Receivables LLC, a Delaware
limited liability company, and any successor thereto.

         "Borrower Obligations" means all present and future indebtedness and
other liabilities and obligations (howsoever created, arising or evidenced,
whether direct or indirect, absolute or contingent, or due or to become due) of
the Borrower to the Secured Parties arising under or in connection with this
Agreement or any other Transaction Document or the transactions contemplated
hereby or thereby, and shall include, without limitation, the aggregate
Principal Balance of the Loans, Interest, Fees, Credit Default Swap Obligations,
and all other amounts due or to become due from the Borrower under the
Transaction Documents (whether in respect of fees, expenses, indemnifications,
breakage costs, increased costs or otherwise), including, without limitation,
interest, fees and other obligations that accrue after the commencement of any
bankruptcy, insolvency or similar proceeding with respect to any Transaction
Party (in each case whether or not allowed as a claim in such proceeding).

         "Borrowing" has the meaning specified in Section 2.01(a).

         "Borrowing Date" has the meaning specified in Section 2.02(a)(i).

         "Borrowing Request" has the meaning specified in Section 2.02(a)(i).

         "British Pounds Sterling" means the lawful currency of the United
Kingdom.

         "Business Day" means any day on which (i) banks are not authorized or
required to close in New York City, New York or Livonia, Michigan, (ii) dealings
are carried out in the London interbank market and (iii) if this definition of
Business Day is utilized in connection with a Loan denominated in Euro, the
TARGET (Trans-European Automated Real-time Gross settlement Express Transfer)
system is open for the settlement of payments in Euro.

         "Calculation Period" means each period from and including the first day
of a fiscal month specified on Schedule VI to and including the last day of such
fiscal month (whether such fiscal month occurs before or after the Closing
Date).

         "Capitalized Lease Obligation" of any Person means the obligations of
such Person to pay rent or other amounts under any lease of (or other
arrangement conveying the right to use) real or personal property, or a
combination thereof, which obligations are required to be classified and
accounted for as capital leases on a balance sheet of such Person under GAAP
and, for purposes hereof, the amount of such obligations at any time shall be
the capitalized amount thereof at such time determined in accordance with GAAP.

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         "Carrying Cost Reserve" means, on any date, an amount equal to

                                  (NRB x CCRR)

where:

         NRB     =     the Net Receivables Balance at the close of business of
                       the Collection Agent on such date.

         CCRR    =     the Carrying Cost Reserve Ratio on such date.

         "Carrying Cost Reserve Ratio" means, on any Monthly Reporting Date and
continuing until (but not including) the next Monthly Reporting Date, an amount,
expressed as a percentage, equal to (a) the product of (i) 2 times Days Sales
Outstanding for such earlier Monthly Reporting Date and (ii) the Base Rate in
effect for Dollars as of such day, divided by (b) 365 (or 366, as applicable).

         "Change in Law" means (a) the adoption of any Law after the date of
this Agreement, (b) any change in Law or in the interpretation or application
thereof by any Official Body after the date of this Agreement or (c) compliance
by any Indemnified Party (or, for purposes of Section 2.14(b), by any lending
office of such Indemnified Party or by such Indemnified Party's holding company,
if any) with any request, guideline or directive (whether or not having the
force of law) of any Official Body made or issued after the date of this
Agreement.

         "Change of Control" means the occurrence of any of the following:

         (a) at any time, (i) Holdings shall fail to own directly, beneficially
and of record, 100% of the issued and outstanding Equity Interests of
Intermediate Holdings, (ii) Intermediate Holdings shall fail to own directly,
beneficially and of record, 100% of the issued and outstanding Equity Interests
of the Parent Guarantor, (iii) a majority of the seats (other than vacant seats)
on the board of directors of Holdings shall at any time be occupied by persons
who were neither (A) nominated by the board of directors of Holdings or a
Permitted Holder nor (B) appointed by directors so nominated or (iv) a "Change
in Control" shall occur under (and as defined in) the Senior Notes Indentures or
the Senior Subordinated Note Indentures;

         (b) at any time prior to an initial public offering of Equity Interests
of Holdings, the Permitted Holders or any combination of Permitted Holders shall
fail to own beneficially, directly or indirectly, in the aggregate Equity
Interests representing at least 51% of (i) the aggregate ordinary voting power
represented by the issued and outstanding Equity Interests of Holdings and (ii)
the common economic interest represented by the issued and outstanding Equity
Interests of Holdings;

         (c) at any time from and after an initial public offering of Equity
Interests of Holdings, (i) the Permitted Holders or any combination of Permitted
Holders shall fail to own beneficially, directly or indirectly, in the aggregate
Equity Interests representing at least 51% of the aggregate ordinary voting
power represented by the issued and outstanding Equity Interests

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of Holdings (such 51% to be reduced by the percentage of such voting power
represented by the Equity Interests sold by the Permitted Holders in the initial
public offering, or any subsequent public offering, of Equity Interests of
Holdings or by the dilution suffered by the Permitted Holders in such public
offering, but in any event not to a percentage below 25%) or (ii) any person or
group (within the meaning of Rule 13d-5 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
as in effect on the date hereof), other than the Permitted Holders or any
combination of the Permitted Holders, shall own beneficially, directly or
indirectly, in the aggregate Equity Interests representing at least 35% of the
aggregate ordinary voting power represented by the issued and outstanding Equity
Interests of Holdings and the Permitted Holders own beneficially, directly or
indirectly, a smaller percentage of such ordinary voting power at such time than
the Equity Interests owned by such other person or group;

         (d) the Parent Guarantor shall cease to own, directly or indirectly,
100% of the outstanding Equity Interests in each of the Borrower, the Transferor
and the European Purchaser; or

         (e) any Originator or the Collection Agent shall cease to be a
wholly-owned direct or indirect Subsidiary of the Parent Guarantor unless, in
the case of an Originator, in the judgment of each Funding Agent, the failure of
such Originator to be a wholly-owned direct or indirect Subsidiary of the Parent
Guarantor would not materially and adversely affect the collectibility of any
material portion of the Receivables or the performance of such Originator's
obligations under the Transaction Documents.

         "Closing Date" means February 28, 2003.

         "Collateral" has the meaning specified in Section 2.16.

         "Collateral Account" has the meaning specified in Section 2.8 of the
Servicing Agreement.

         "Collateral Account Bank" means any bank at which a Collateral Account
is maintained.

         "Collateral Agreement" has the meaning specified in Section 2.16(c).

         "Collection Account" means an account maintained at an Eligible Account
Bank or a post office box administered by an Eligible Account Bank (other than a
Concentration Account or a Collateral Account), in each case for the purpose of
receiving Collections.

         "Collection Account Bank" means any bank at which a Collection Account
is maintained.

         "Collection Agent" means at any time the Person then authorized
pursuant to Section 2.1 of the Servicing Agreement to administer and collect
Receivables.

         "Collection Agent Default" has the meaning specified in Section 2.9 of
the Servicing Agreement.

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         "Collection Agent Parties" means, collectively, the Collection Agent
and the Sub-Collection Agents.

         "Collections" means, collectively (without duplication), (i) all cash
collections and other cash Proceeds of the Pool Receivables, including, without
limitation, all cash Proceeds of Related Security with respect to any such
Receivable, any Deemed Collections of such Receivables and any payments made by
any Originator with respect to such Receivables (including any payments made
with respect to a Diluted Receivable or in connection with the repurchase of a
Receivable pursuant to the terms of the relevant Originator Purchase Agreement),
(ii) all cash collections and other cash Proceeds of the Credit Default Swaps,
including, without limitation, all cash Proceeds of any collateral securing the
obligations of the counterparty thereunder and (iii) all other cash collections
and other cash Proceeds of the Collateral (including, without limitation, all
payments made by or on behalf of the European Purchaser in respect of the loans
under the European Loan Agreement to the extent such payments are not made out
of Collections already included in clause (i)).

         "Commercial Paper" means commercial paper, money market notes and other
promissory notes and senior indebtedness issued by a Conduit Lender.

         "Commitment" of any Committed Lender means the Dollar amount set forth
on Schedule I hereto opposite such Committed Lender's name or, in the case of a
Committed Lender that became a party to this Agreement pursuant to an Assignment
and Acceptance, the amount set forth therein as such Committed Lender's
Commitment, in each case as such amount may be (i) reduced or increased by any
Assignment and Acceptance entered into by such Committed Lender in accordance
with the terms hereof and (ii) reduced pursuant to Section 2.01(c).

         "Committed Lenders" means, collectively, the Persons identified as
"Committed Lenders" on Schedule I and their respective successors and permitted
assigns.

         "Concentration Account" has the meaning specified in Section 2.7 of the
Servicing Agreement.

         "Concentration Account Bank" means, at any time, any Eligible Account
Bank at which a Concentration Account is maintained at such time.

         "Concentration Factor" means, as of any date of determination, (x) with
respect to any Obligor that is a Special Obligor, the Special Concentration
Factor for such Special Obligor and (y) with respect to any other Obligor, a
percentage equal to the following:

         (a) if such Obligor has (i) a short-term debt rating of at least A-1 by
     S&P or, if no short-term debt rating from S&P is available, a Debt Rating
     of at least A by S&P and (ii) a short-term debt rating of P-1 by Moody's
     or, if no short-term debt rating from Moody's is available, a Debt Rating
     of at least A2 by Moody's, 15.0%;

         (b) if such Obligor is not qualified under clause (a) above, but has
     (i) a short-term debt rating of at least A-2 by S&P or, if no short-term
     debt rating from S&P is available, a Debt Rating of at least BBB+ by S&P
     and (ii) a short-term debt rating of at

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     least P-2 by Moody's or, if no short-term debt rating from Moody's is
     available, a Debt Rating of at least Baa1 by Moody's, 12.0%;

         (c) if such Obligor is not qualified under clauses (a) or (b) above,
     but such Obligor (i) has a Debt Rating of at least BBB- by S&P and at least
     Baa3 by Moody's and (ii) either does not have a short-term debt rating from
     S&P or Moody's or, to the extent it has such a rating, such rating is not
     below A-3 by S&P or P-3 by Moody's, respectively, 6.0%; and

         (d) in all other cases, 3.0%.

         In the event the ratings of any Obligor from S&P and Moody's fall
within different ratings levels, the Concentration Factor for such Obligor shall
be determined based upon the lower of the two ratings.

         "Concentration Limit" for any Obligor at any time means:

         (i) in the case of a Special Obligor, the product of the Special
Concentration Factor for such Obligor and its Affiliates multiplied by the
aggregate Outstanding Balance of the Eligible Receivables or, if less, the
maximum Concentration Limit for such Obligor specified on Schedule II (as such
Schedule amended from time to time as described in the definition of "Special
Obligor"); and

         (ii) in the case of any other Obligor, the product of the Concentration
Factor for such Obligor and its Affiliates multiplied by the aggregate
Outstanding Balance of the Eligible Receivables.

         "Conduit Assignee" means, with respect to any assignment by a Conduit
Lender, any Person that (i) issues commercial paper, money market notes,
promissory notes or other senior indebtedness rated at least A-1 by S&P and P-1
by Moody's, (ii) is managed or administered by the Funding Agent or the Program
Manager with respect to such assigning Conduit Lender or any Affiliate of such
Funding Agent or Program Manager or an Eligible Assignee or any Affiliate
thereof and (iii) is designated by such Funding Agent or Program Manager to
accept an assignment from such Conduit Lender of such Conduit Lender's rights
and obligations pursuant to Section 11.03(b).

         "Conduit Borrower" means an entity which is designated as a Conduit
Borrower on Schedule I hereto, which entity will fund its Loans hereunder by
borrowing from a specified financing conduit.

         "Conduit Lender Termination Date" means, with respect to any Conduit
Lender, the date on which the Funding Agent for such Conduit Lender notifies the
Administrative Agent and the Borrower that no further Loans shall be made by
such Conduit Lender hereunder.

         "Conduit Lenders" means, collectively, the Persons identified as
"Conduit Lenders" on Schedule I and their respective successors and permitted
assigns; provided, however, that when used in reference to any such Person that
is also a Conduit Borrower, the

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term "Conduit Lender" shall be deemed to refer collectively to such Conduit
Borrower and its related financing conduit.

         "Conduit Lending Limit" of any Conduit Lender means the Dollar amount
set forth on Schedule I hereto opposite such Conduit Lender's name, as such
amount may be reduced or increased pursuant to Section 2.01(c) or Section
11.03(b). The aggregate Conduit Lending Limits as of the Closing Date shall be
equal to $600,000,000, as set forth on Schedule I.

         "Contract" means an agreement (including, without limitation, an
agreement evidenced by a purchase order, invoice or similar document), pursuant
to or under which an Obligor shall be obligated to pay for goods or merchandise
purchased from an Originator or services rendered by an Originator.

         "Control" means the possession, directly or indirectly, of the power to
(i) direct or cause the direction of the management or policies of a Person,
whether through the ownership of voting securities, by contract or otherwise or
(ii) solely when used in reference to an Obligor, vote 25% or more of the
securities having ordinary voting power for the election of directors (or the
equivalent) of such Person, and "Controlling" and "Controlled" have meanings
correlative thereto.

         "Control Agreement" means (i) with respect to a Collection Account, an
agreement among an Originator, the Collection Agent, the Borrower or the
European Purchaser (as applicable), the Administrative Agent and the applicable
Collection Account Bank in substantially the form of Exhibit C-1 to this
Agreement or in the form specified in the applicable Originator Purchase
Agreement (or such other form as the Administrative Agent shall approve) and
(ii) with respect to a Concentration Account, an agreement among the Collection
Agent, the Borrower or the European Purchaser (as applicable), the
Administrative Agent and the applicable Concentration Account Bank in
substantially the form of Exhibit C-2 to this Agreement (or in such other form
as the Administrative Agent shall approve).

         "CP Rate" means, for any Tranche Period for any Tranche, and for any
Conduit Lender, to the extent such Lender funds such Tranche by issuing
Commercial Paper, the per annum rate equivalent to the weighted average cost (as
determined by the related Funding Agent, and which shall include (without
duplication) the fees and commissions of placement agents and dealers,
incremental carrying costs incurred with respect to Commercial Paper maturing on
dates other than those on which corresponding funds are received by such Conduit
Lender, costs associated with funding and maintaining Currency Hedge Agreements
and Loans denominated in a Local Currency, other borrowings by such Conduit
Lender and any other costs associated with the issuance of Commercial Paper) of
or related to the issuance of Commercial Paper that are allocated, in whole or
in part, by such Conduit Lender or its related Funding Agent to fund or maintain
such Tranche (and which may also be allocated in part to the funding of other
assets of the Conduit Lender); provided, however, that if any component of any
such rate is a discount rate, in calculating the "CP Rate" for such Tranche for
such Tranche Period, the related Funding Agent shall for such component use the
rate resulting from converting such discount rate to an interest bearing
equivalent rate per annum.

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         "Credit and Collection Policy" means those receivables credit and
collection policies and practices of the Originators in effect on the date of
this Agreement and described in Schedule III hereto, as modified in compliance
with this Agreement.

         "Credit Default Premium Reserve Account" has the meaning specified in
the Transfer Agreement.

         "Credit Default Swap" means a credit default swap transaction entered
into by the Transferor (and pledged to the Borrower in accordance with the
Transfer Agreement), pursuant to which the Transferor obtains credit protection
on an Obligor for the purpose of increasing the Concentration Limit for such
Obligor; provided that (i) at the time such transaction is entered into, the
Hedge Counterparty thereunder is an Eligible Counterparty, (ii) the Transferor
shall have no payment obligations under such transaction other than the payment
of up-front and periodic premiums to the Eligible Counterparty (and either (A)
all premiums payable during the next six months of such Credit Default Swap
shall have been duly paid in full in advance or (B) the amount of such premiums
shall have been deposited into the Credit Default Premium Reserve Account in
accordance with the Transfer Agreement), (iii) the "Credit Events" under such
transaction shall include "Bankruptcy" and "Failure to Pay", (iv) such
transaction shall provide for "Cash Settlement" in Dollars only and (v) the
documentation governing such credit default swap transaction shall be
substantially in the form attached as Exhibit D (or in such other form as the
Required Committed Lenders (and, solely in the case of Credit Default Swaps
entered into on the Closing Date, each Funding Agent) may approve in their
reasonable discretion; provided that if the only material differences between
the documentation set forth in Exhibit D and the documentation proposed to be
used for such credit default swap transaction arise out of changes to the
standard form credit default swap documentation published by the International
Swap and Derivatives Association, Inc. (or any successor thereto), then the
Transferor may use such proposed documentation without the consent of any party
other than the Administrative Agent.

         "Credit Default Swap Obligation" means any amount payable by the
Transferor to a Hedge Counterparty under a Credit Default Swap.

         "Currency Hedge Agreement" means a currency swap or exchange agreement
(including without limitation any spot or forward currency exchange agreement),
currency exchange option or any other similar agreement, however denominated,
entered into by or on behalf of a Lender for hedging purposes, as any of the
foregoing may be amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time
to time.

         "Currency Percentage" means, on any date of determination for any
Approved Currency, the percentage of the aggregate Outstanding Balance of the
Eligible Receivables represented by Receivables denominated in such Approved
Currency, rounded up or down by up to two decimal points by the Collection
Agent. The aggregate Currency Percentages for all Approved Currencies, as so
rounded by the Collection Agent, shall in all cases be equal to 100%.

         "Daily Report" means a report furnished by the Collection Agent
pursuant to Section 2.3(c) of the Servicing Agreement in substantially the form
attached as Exhibit A-3 to the Servicing Agreement.

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         "Days Sales Outstanding" means, on any Monthly Reporting Date and
continuing until (but not including) the next Monthly Reporting Date, the number
of calendar days equal to the product of (a) 91 and (b) the amount obtained by
dividing (i) the aggregate Outstanding Balance of Receivables as of the last day
of the immediately preceding Calculation Period by (ii) the aggregate amount of
sales (in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) giving rise to Receivables during
the three (3) consecutive Calculation Periods immediately preceding such Monthly
Reporting Date.

         "Debt Rating" for any Person at any time means the then-current rating
by S&P or Moody's of such Person's long-term public senior unsecured or, in the
case of the Parent Guarantor, senior secured non-credit-enhanced debt.

         "Deemed Collections" means any Collections on any Receivable deemed to
have been received by the Transferor pursuant to the Transfer Agreement, by the
European Purchaser pursuant to the European Loan Agreement or by the Borrower
pursuant to Sections 2.08(c) and (d).

         "Default Ratio" means the ratio (expressed as a percentage) computed as
of each Monthly Reporting Date for the immediately preceding Calculation Period
by dividing (i) the sum (without duplication) of the aggregate Outstanding
Balance of all Receivables which were 91-120 days past their original due date
as at the end of such Calculation Period plus the Outstanding Balance of all
Receivables which became Defaulted Receivables during such Calculation Period by
(ii) the aggregate amount of sales (in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) giving
rise to Receivables during the fourth Calculation Period immediately prior to
such Calculation Period. To the extent adequate data for Calculation Periods
prior to December 2002 are not available for any Originator to determine the
aggregate Outstanding Balance of Receivables which were 91-120 days past their
original due date as at the end of such Calculation Period, the Collection Agent
may use for such calculation the aggregate Outstanding Balance of Receivables
originated by such Originator which were 61-90 days past due or , if adequate
data is also not available for Receivables that were 61-90 days past due, then
the Collection Agent may use for such calculation the aggregate Outstanding
Balance of Receivables originated by such Originator which were 31-60 days past
due as at the end of such Calculation Period.

         "Defaulted Receivable" means a Receivable: (i) which remains unpaid for
91 or more days from the original due date for such Receivable; (ii) as to which
an Event of Bankruptcy has occurred and is continuing with respect to the
Obligor thereof; (iii) which has been identified by the Borrower, any
Originator, the Transferor, the European Purchaser or the Collection Agent as
uncollectible; or (iv) which, in accordance with the applicable Credit and
Collection Policy, has been or should be written off as uncollectible.

         "Defaulting Lender" means any Committed Lender with respect to which a
Lender Default is in effect.

         "Delinquency Ratio" means the ratio (expressed as a percentage)
computed as of each Monthly Reporting Date for the immediately preceding
Calculation Period by dividing (i) the aggregate Outstanding Balance of all
Receivables which remain unpaid more than 60 days

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from their original due date as of the end of such Calculation Period by (ii)
the aggregate Outstanding Balance of all Receivables as of the end of such
Calculation Period.

         "Delinquent Receivable" means a Receivable which remains unpaid between
61 and 90 days from the original due date.

         "Designated Obligor" means any Obligor designated as such by the
Borrower with the prior written consent of the Required Committed Lenders.

         "Diluted Receivable" means that portion (and only that portion) of any
Receivable which is either (a) reduced or canceled as a result of (i) any
defective, rejected or returned goods, merchandise or services or any failure by
any Transaction Party to deliver any merchandise or goods or provide any
services or otherwise to perform under any related Contract, order or invoice,
(ii) any change in the terms of, or cancellation of, a Contract or invoice or
any rebate, administrative fee, discount, credit memo, refund, non-cash payment,
chargeback, allowance or any billing or other adjustment by any Transaction
Party (except any such change or cancellation in accordance with the Credit and
Collection Policy resulting from the financial inability of the Obligor to pay
such Receivable) or (iii) any set-off by an Obligor in respect of any claim by
such Obligor (whether such claim arises out of the same or a related transaction
or an unrelated transaction), or (b) subject to any specific counterclaim or
defense whatsoever (except the discharge in bankruptcy of the Obligor thereof).

         "Dilution Adjustment" means, collectively, the adjustments,
cancellations and reductions described in the definition of "Diluted
Receivable."

         "Dilution Period" means, as of any Monthly Reporting Date and
continuing until (but not including) the next Monthly Reporting Date, a number
equal to a fraction, the numerator of which is the product of (i) the sum of all
sales (in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) which gave rise to Receivables
during the Calculation Period immediately preceding such earlier Monthly
Reporting Date and (ii) (x) the greater of Days Sales Outstanding for such
earlier Monthly Reporting Date and 60, divided by (y) 30, and the denominator of
which is the Net Receivables Balance as of the last day of the Calculation
Period immediately preceding such earlier Monthly Reporting Date.

         "Dilution Ratio" means the ratio (expressed as a percentage) computed
as of each Monthly Reporting Date for the immediately preceding Calculation
Period (the "current Calculation Period") by dividing (i) the aggregate amount
(in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) of Receivables which became Diluted
Receivables during the current Calculation Period, by (ii) the aggregate amount
(in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) of all sales giving rise to Receivables
during the Calculation Period immediately preceding the current Calculation
Period. For each Calculation Period prior to December 2002, the amount described
in clause (i) with respect to Receivables originated by Originators located in
Germany shall be assumed to be 2.3% of the aggregate amount (in Dollars or the
Dollar Equivalent) of sales by such Originators giving rise to Receivables.

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         "Dilution Reserve Floor" means, as of any Monthly Reporting Date, and
continuing until (but not including) the next Monthly Reporting Date, an amount
(expressed as a percentage) that is calculated as follows:

                                  DRF = AD x DP
where:

DRF      =    Dilution Reserve Floor;

AD       =    the "Average Dilution", defined as the twelve-month rolling
              average of the Dilution Ratios that occurred during the period of
              twelve consecutive Calculation Periods ending immediately prior to
              such earlier Monthly Reporting Date; and

DP       =    the Dilution Period.

         "Dilution Reserve Ratio" means, as of any Monthly Reporting Date, and
continuing until (but not including) the next Monthly Reporting Date, an amount
(expressed as a percentage) that is calculated as follows:

               DRR = DP x [(SF x AD) + [(DS-AD) x (DS/AD)]] where:

DRR      =    Dilution Reserve Ratio;

DP       =    the Dilution Period;

SF       =    the Stress Factor;

AD       =    the "Average Dilution", defined as the twelve-month rolling
              average of the Dilution Ratios that occurred during the period of
              twelve consecutive Calculation Periods ending immediately prior to
              such earlier Monthly Reporting Date; and

DS       =    the "Dilution Spike", defined as the highest Dilution Ratio that
              occurred during the period of twelve consecutive Calculation
              Periods ending immediately prior to such earlier Monthly Reporting
              Date.

         "Dollar Equivalent" means, at any time in relation to an amount
denominated in a currency other than Dollars, the Dollar equivalent of such
amount determined by reference to the Spot Rate determined as of the most recent
Exchange Rate Determination Date pursuant to Section 2.17.

         "Dollars" and "$" each mean the lawful currency of the United States of
America.

         "Eligible Account Bank" means (a) with respect to accounts in the
United States, a depositary institution or trust company (which may include the
Administrative Agent and its Affiliates) organized under the laws of the United
States of America or any one of the States

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thereof or the District of Columbia; provided, however, that at all times (i)
such depositary institution or trust company is a member of the Federal Deposit
Insurance Corporation, (ii) the unsecured and uncollateralized debt obligations
of such depositary institution or trust company are rated at least A-1 by S&P
and P-1 by Moody's and (iii) such depositary institution or trust company has a
combined capital and surplus of at least $100,000,000 and (b) with respect to
accounts outside the United States, an entity authorized to accept deposits in
the relevant jurisdiction which has unsecured and uncollateralized debt
obligations rated at least A-1 by S&P and P-1 by Moody's and has a combined
capital and surplus of at least $100,000,000 (or the Dollar Equivalent thereof).

         "Eligible Assignee" means (i) any Person that is a Funding Agent, a
Lender, a Program Support Provider or an Affiliate thereof, (ii) any Person
managed by a Funding Agent, a Program Manager, a Lender or an Affiliate thereof
and rated at least A-1 by S&P and P-1 by Moody's and (iii) any other Person that
has been approved by the Funding Agent for such Lender Group and, so long as no
Termination Event has occurred and is continuing, that has been approved by the
Borrower and the Parent Guarantor (such approval by the Borrower and the Parent
Guarantor not to be unreasonably withheld or delayed); provided that, until the
earlier to occur of (x) the 180th day after the Closing Date and (y) the date on
which each of the three Conduit Lenders with the largest Conduit Lending Limits
on the Closing Date, or their respective Committed Lenders, have reduced their
respective Conduit Lending Limits or Commitments to $100,000,000 or less, no
assignment may be made by any Committed Lender to a Person that is not an
Affiliate of such Committed Lender unless such assignment has been approved in
writing by the Administrative Agent and such assignment is made on a pro rata
basis among the Lender Groups desiring to participate in such assignment (or on
such other basis as all Funding Agents for such Lender Groups may approve in
their sole discretion); and provided further that, without the prior written
consent of the Administrative Agent (such consent not to be unreasonably
withheld or delayed) no assignment may be made by a Lender in one Lender Group
to a Lender in another Lender Group (the "Assignee Lender Group") if, after
giving effect thereto, either (x) the aggregate outstanding principal balance
(in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) of the Loans held by the members of the
Assignee Lender Group would exceed 26.67% of the Aggregate Principal Balance or
(y) the aggregate Commitments of the Committed Lenders in the Assignee Lender
Group would exceed 26.67% of the Aggregate Commitment.

         "Eligible Counterparty" means any financial institution that (i) has
short-term debt ratings of A-1 or better by S&P and P-1 by Moody's, (ii) has its
obligations unconditionally guaranteed by a Person whose short-term debt ratings
are A-1 or better by S&P and P-1 by Moody's pursuant to a guaranty in form and
substance satisfactory to the Administrative Agent or (iii) has otherwise been
approved by the Administrative Agent and the Required Committed Lenders (acting
in their sole discretion and subject to such terms and conditions, including
with respect to collateral, as the Administrative Agent and the Required
Committed Lenders may specify).

         "Eligible Obligor" means any Obligor (i) that is a resident of an
Approved Obligor Jurisdiction, (ii) that is not an Official Body or an Affiliate
of any Transaction Party, (iii) that is not the subject of an Event of
Bankruptcy, (iv) that is not a Designated Obligor, (v) with respect to which not
more than 25% of the aggregate Outstanding Balance of the Receivables

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         owing by such Obligor are more than 60 days past their original due
date and (vi) in the case of a Receivable originated by an Originator domiciled
in Germany, that is a merchant (kaufleute).

                  "Eligible Receivable" means, at any time, any Receivable:

         (a) which has been either (i) originated by a North American Originator
     and sold by such North American Originator to the Transferor pursuant to
     (and in accordance with) the North American Originator Purchase Agreement
     and by the Transferor to the Borrower pursuant to the Transfer Agreement,
     with the result that the Borrower has good title thereto, free and clear of
     all Adverse Claims (other than "Permitted Adverse Claims" of the type
     described in clauses (i) and (ii) of the definition of such term) or (ii)
     originated by a European Originator and sold to the European Purchaser
     pursuant to (and in accordance with) a European Originator Purchase
     Agreement and the European Loan Agreement, with the result that (A) the
     European Purchaser has good title thereto, free and clear of all Adverse
     Claims (other than "Permitted Adverse Claims" of the type described in
     clauses (i) and (ii) of the definition of such term) and (B) the
     Administrative Agent (pursuant to the European Purchaser Security
     Agreement) has a first priority security interest in such Receivable
     perfected under Irish law as security for the European Purchaser's
     obligations under both the European Loan Agreement and the European
     Purchaser Guaranty, free and clear of all Adverse Claims (other than
     "Permitted Adverse Claims" of the type described in clauses (i) and (ii) of
     the definition of such term);

         (b) the Obligor of which is an Eligible Obligor;

         (c) which has been billed and, according to the Contract related
     thereto, is required to be paid in full within 120 days of the original
     billing date therefor;

         (d) which is denominated and payable only in an Approved Currency in an
     Approved Obligor Jurisdiction;

         (e) which is not a Delinquent Receivable or Defaulted Receivable at
     such time;

         (f) which (i) arises pursuant to a Contract with respect to which the
     applicable Originator has performed all obligations required to be
     performed by it thereunder in order to have such Receivables become due and
     payable thereunder, including, without limitation, shipment of the goods or
     merchandise and/or the performance of the services purchased thereunder and
     (ii) does not arise from a consignment sale;

         (g) which (i) if purchased with proceeds of Commercial Paper, would
     constitute a "current transaction" within the meaning of Section 3(a)(3) of
     the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, (ii) is an "eligible asset" as
     defined in Rule 3a-7 under the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended,
     and (iii) represents all or part of the sales price of merchandise,
     insurance or services within the meaning of Section 3(c)(5) of the
     Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended;

         (h) which (i) in the case of a Receivable subject to the Laws of a
     jurisdiction within the United States, (A) is an "account" within the
     meaning of Section 9-102 of the

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     UCC of the State of Delaware or (B) a "payment intangible" within the
     meaning of Section 9-102 of such UCC and (ii) in the case of any Receivable
     (including, without limitation, a Receivable subject to the Laws of the
     United States), is not evidenced or otherwise payable by chattel paper, a
     promissory note, a bill of exchange or other instrument (other than a
     check); provided that, solely in the case of Receivables originated by an
     Originator located in France, such Receivables may be evidenced and payable
     by a bill of exchange so long as such bill of exchange is (x) payable to
     the European Purchaser or duly endorsed to the European Purchaser and (y)
     has been delivered to a French Bill of Exchange Agent in accordance with
     the terms and conditions of a French Bill of Exchange Agency Agreement;

         (i) which arises under a Contract that, together with such Receivable,
     is in full force and effect and constitutes the legal, valid and binding
     obligation of the related Obligor, enforceable against such Obligor in
     accordance with its terms and is not subject to any litigation, dispute,
     offset, counterclaim or other defense other than unexpired volume or
     pricing discounts or rebates to which the Obligor thereon may be entitled;
     provided that only such portion of such Receivable subject to any such
     dispute, offset, counterclaim or defense shall be deemed ineligible under
     this criterion;

         (j) which, together with the Contract related thereto, does not
     contravene in any material respect any Laws applicable thereto (including,
     without limitation, Laws relating to truth in lending, fair credit billing,
     fair credit reporting, equal credit opportunity, fair debt collection
     practices and privacy);

         (k) which satisfies in all material respects all requirements of the
     applicable Credit and Collection Policy;

         (l) which was originated in the ordinary course of the applicable
     Originator's business;

         (m) the Obligor of which has been directed to make all payments to a
     Collection Account with respect to which there is a Control Agreement in
     effect;

         (n) which has not been compromised, adjusted or modified for credit
     reasons (including by the extension of time for payment or the granting of
     any discounts, allowances or credits);

         (o) (i) the assignment of which under the applicable Originator
     Purchase Agreement to the Transferor or the European Purchaser (as
     applicable), (ii) the assignment of which by the Transferor to the Borrower
     under the Transfer Agreement (in the case of a Receivable purchased under a
     North American Originator Purchase Agreement), (iii) the grant of a
     security interest therein under this Agreement by the Borrower to the
     Administrative Agent and (iv) in the case of a Receivable purchased by the
     European Purchaser, the grant of a security interest therein under the
     European Purchaser Security Agreement by the European Purchaser to the
     Administrative Agent does not (in each case of clauses (i) through (iv))
     violate, conflict with or contravene any applicable Laws or any contractual
     or other restriction, limitation or encumbrance and

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     does not require the consent of or notice to the applicable Obligor or any
     other Person (other than such consents as have been obtained and notices
     that have been given);

         (p) which has not been re-invoiced and has not otherwise had its
     invoice date or due date changed on the books and records of any
     Transaction Party;

         (q) all of the Borrower's or the European Purchaser's (as applicable)
     right, title and interest in which (together with the Collections and
     Related Security related thereto) is subject to a first priority security
     interest therein perfected under Delaware or Irish law, as applicable, in
     favor of the Administrative Agent, on behalf of the Conduit Lenders and the
     Committed Lenders, free and clear of all Adverse Claims other than
     "Permitted Adverse Claims" of the type described in clauses (i) and (ii) of
     the definition of such term;

         (r) which is not an obligation to pay for (i) tooling or equipment
     purchased or built by an Originator for the purpose of manufacturing
     products for an Obligor or (ii) services rendered in connection with
     building tooling for the purposes of manufacturing products for an Obligor;

         (s) in the case of a Receivable originated by an Originator domiciled
     outside of the United States, with respect to which there exists no
     prohibition or restriction on the disclosure of the related Contract or any
     other information relating to such Receivable that would in the reasonable
     judgment of the Administrative Agent materially and adversely affect the
     ability of the Administrative Agent to perform customary audit and
     diligence procedures to determine that such Receivable conforms to the
     requirements of this Agreement; and

         (t) the Originator Purchase Agreement under which such Receivable was
     sold to the Transferor or the European Purchaser, as applicable, remains in
     full force and effect, and the Originator of such Receivable has not been
     terminated as a "Seller" thereunder.

         "EMU Legislation" means the legislative measures of the European Union
for the introduction of, changeover to or operation of the Euro in one or more
member states of the European Union.

         "Equity Interests" of any Person means any and all shares, interests,
rights to purchase, warrants, options, participation or other equivalents of or
interests in (however designated) equity of such Person, including any preferred
stock, any limited or general partnership interest and any limited liability
company membership interest.

         "ERISA" means the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as
amended from time to time, and the regulations promulgated and rulings issued
thereunder.

         "ERISA Affiliate" means any trade or business (whether or not
incorporated) that, together with Holdings, Intermediate Holdings, TRW
Automotive or a Subsidiary thereof is treated as a single employer under Section
414(b) or (c) of the IRC, or, solely for purposes of

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Section 302 of ERISA and Section 412 of the IRC, is treated as a single employer
under Section 414 of the IRC.

         "ERISA Event" means (a) any Reportable Event; (b) the existence with
respect to any Plan of an "accumulated funding deficiency" (as defined in
Section 412 of the IRC or Section 302 of ERISA), whether or not waived; (c) the
filing pursuant to Section 412(d) of the IRC or Section 303(d) of ERISA of an
application for a waiver of the minimum funding standard with respect to any
Plan; (d) the incurrence by Holdings, Intermediate Holdings, the Parent
Guarantor, a Subsidiary of any of them or any ERISA Affiliate of any of them of
any liability under Title IV of ERISA with respect to the termination of any
Plan; (e) the receipt by Holdings, Intermediate Holdings, the Parent Guarantor,
a Subsidiary of any of them or any ERISA Affiliate of any of them from the PBGC
or a plan administrator of any notice relating to an intention to terminate any
Plan or to appoint a trustee to administer any Plan under Section 4042 of ERISA;
(f) the incurrence by Holdings, Intermediate Holdings, the Parent Guarantor, a
Subsidiary of any of them or any ERISA Affiliate of any of them of any liability
with respect to the withdrawal or partial withdrawal from any Plan or
Multiemployer Plan; or (g) the receipt by Holdings, Intermediate Holdings, the
Parent Guarantor, a Subsidiary of any of them or any ERISA Affiliate of any of
them of any notice, or the receipt by any Multiemployer Plan from Holdings,
Intermediate Holdings, the Parent Guarantor, any such Subsidiary or any such
ERISA Affiliate of any notice, concerning the imposition of Withdrawal Liability
or a determination that a Multiemployer Plan is, or is expected to be, insolvent
or in reorganization, within the meaning of Title IV of ERISA.

         "Euro" means the single currency of the European Union as constituted
by the treaty establishing the European Community being the Treaty of Rome, as
amended from time to time and as referred to in the EMU Legislation.

         "Eurocurrency Liabilities" has the meaning assigned to that term in
Regulation D of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, as in
effect from time to time.

         "Eurocurrency Rate" means, for any Tranche for any Tranche Period, the
rate determined by the Administrative Agent by reference to the British Bankers'
Association Interest Settlement Rates for deposits in the currency of such
Tranche appearing on the applicable page of the Telerate Service (or any
successor to or substitute for such service, providing rate quotations
comparable to those currently provided by such service, as determined by the
Administrative Agent from time to time for purposes of providing quotations of
interest rates applicable to deposits in such currency in the London interbank
market) at approximately 11:00 a.m., London time, on the Quotation Day, as the
rate for deposits with a maturity comparable to such Tranche Period. In the
event that such rate is not available at such time for any reason, then the
"Eurocurrency Rate" shall be the rate at which deposits in such currency of
$5,000,000 (or the approximate Dollar Equivalent) and for a maturity comparable
to such Tranche Period are offered by the principal London office of JPMorgan
Chase in immediately available funds in the London interbank market at
approximately 11:00 a.m., London time, on the Quotation Day.

         "Eurocurrency Rate Reserve Percentage" means, for any Tranche Period in
respect of which Interest is computed by reference to the Eurocurrency Rate, (i)
in the case of a Tranche denominated in Dollars, the reserve percentage
applicable two Business Days before the

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first day of such Tranche Period under regulations issued from time to time by
the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (or any successor) (or if
more than one such percentage shall be applicable, the daily average of such
percentages for those days in such Tranche Period during which any such
percentage shall be so applicable) for determining the maximum reserve
requirement (including, without limitation, any emergency, supplemental or other
marginal reserve requirement) with respect to liabilities or assets consisting
of or including Eurocurrency Liabilities (or with respect to any other category
of liabilities that includes deposits by reference to which the interest rate on
Eurocurrency Liabilities is determined) having a term equal to such Tranche
Period and (ii) with respect to a Tranche denominated in any Local Currency, any
applicable Statutory Reserves with respect to such Local Currency.

         "Eurocurrency Tranche" has the meaning specified in Section 2.12.

         "European Collection Account" means a Collection Account maintained for
the purpose of receiving European Collections.

         "European Concentration Account" means a Concentration Account
maintained for the purpose of receiving European Collections from the European
Collection Accounts.

         "European Collections" means Collections allocable to Receivables
purchased from the European Originators pursuant to the European Originator
Purchase Agreements.

         "European Loan Agreement" means a loan agreement entered into after the
Closing Date pursuant to Section 11.16 in form and substance reasonably
satisfactory to the Required Committed Lenders between the European Purchaser
and the Transferor, as amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified
from time to time in accordance with the terms hereof and thereof.

         "European Originator Purchase Agreements" means, collectively, the
agreements entered into after the Closing Date pursuant to Section 11.16 and
specified on Schedule VII from time to time (as such Schedule may be amended
from time to time in accordance with Section 11.16), in each case as such
agreements may be amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from
time to time in accordance with the terms hereof and thereof.

         "European Originators" means, collectively, the Persons identified on
Schedule VII from time to time (as such Schedule may be amended from time to
time in accordance with Section 11.16) under the heading "European Originators,"
and any other Persons that may from time to time hereafter become "Sellers"
under any European Originator Purchase Agreement in accordance with the terms
thereof.

         "European Purchaser" means TRW Automotive Europe Receivables Limited, a
limited liability company incorporated under the laws of Ireland, together with
any successor thereto.

         "European Purchaser Guaranty" means a limited recourse guarantee
entered into after the Closing Date pursuant to Section 11.16 in form and
substance reasonably satisfactory to the Required Committed Lenders executed by
the European Purchaser in favor of the

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Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, as amended,
restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time in accordance
with the terms hereof and thereof.

         "European Purchaser Security Agreement" means a deed of charge entered
into after the Closing Date pursuant to Section 11.16 in form and substance
reasonably satisfactory to the Required Committed Lenders executed by the
European Purchaser in favor of the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the
Transferor and the Secured Parties, as amended, restated, supplemented or
otherwise modified from time to time in accordance with the terms thereof.

         "Event of Bankruptcy" means, with respect to any Person, that:

         (i) such Person (a) shall generally not pay its debts as such debts
     become due or (b) shall admit in writing its inability to pay its debts
     generally or (c) shall make a general assignment for the benefit of
     creditors;

         (ii) any proceeding shall be instituted by or against such Person
     seeking to adjudicate it as bankrupt or insolvent, or seeking liquidation,
     winding up, reorganization, arrangement, adjustment, protection, relief or
     composition of it or its debts under any law relating to bankruptcy,
     insolvency or reorganization or relief of debtors, or seeking the entry of
     an order for relief or the appointment of a receiver, trustee or other
     similar official for it or any substantial part of its property, and, if
     instituted against such Person, shall remain undischarged for a period of
     60 days; or

         (iii) such Person shall take any corporate or similar action to
     authorize any of the actions set forth in the preceding clauses (i) or
     (ii).

         "Excess Longer-Term Receivable Amount" means, as of any date of
determination, an amount equal to the excess, if any, of (i) the aggregate
Outstanding Balance of all Eligible Receivables required to be paid in full
within more than 90 days but less than 121 days of the original billing date
therefor over (ii) an amount equal to 5% of the aggregate Outstanding Balance of
Eligible Receivables as of such date.

         "Exchange Rate Determination Date" means (a) the last Business Day of
each Calculation Period, (b) each Reporting Date and (c) if a Termination Event
has occurred and is continuing hereunder, any Business Day designated as such by
the Administrative Agent in its sole discretion.

         "Excluded Taxes" means, with respect to any Agent, any Lender or any
other recipient of any payment to be made by or on account of any Borrower
Obligation, (a) income or franchise taxes imposed on (or measured by) its net
income by the United States of America, or by the jurisdiction under the laws of
which such recipient is organized or in which its principal office is located
or, in the case of any Lender, in which its applicable lending office is
located, (b) any branch profits taxes imposed by the United States of America or
any similar tax imposed by any other jurisdiction described in clause (a) above
and (c) in the case of a Foreign Lender (other than an assignee pursuant to a
request by the Borrower under Section 2.19(b)), any withholding tax that is in
effect and would apply to amounts payable to such Foreign Lender at the time
such Foreign Lender becomes a party to this Agreement (or designates a new
lending

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office) or is attributable to such Foreign Lender's failure to comply with
Section 2.15(e), except to the extent that such Foreign Lender (or its assignor,
if any) was entitled, at the time of designation of a new lending office (or
assignment), to receive additional amounts from the Borrower with respect to any
withholding tax pursuant to Section 2.15(a).

         "Facility Limit" shall mean, at any time, the sum of the Conduit
Lending Limits then in effect; provided, that (i) the Facility Limit may not at
any time exceed the Aggregate Commitment then in effect divided by 1.02, and
(ii) from and after the Termination Date, the Facility Limit shall at all times
equal the Aggregate Principal Balance.

         "Federal Funds Rate" means, for any period, a fluctuating interest rate
per annum equal for each day during such period to the weighted average of the
rates on overnight Federal funds transactions with members of the Federal
Reserve System arranged by Federal funds brokers, as published for such day (or,
if such day is not a Business Day, for the next preceding Business Day) by the
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, or, if such rate is not so published for any
day which is a Business Day, the average of the quotations for such day on such
transactions received by the Administrative Agent from three Federal funds
brokers of recognized standing selected by it

         "Fee Letters" means, collectively, the Administrative Agent Fee Letter
and the Lender Fee Letter.

         "Fees" has the meaning specified in Section 2.04(c).

         "Final Payout Date" means the date after the Termination Date on which
the Borrower Obligations have been reduced to zero by payment in full in cash.

         "Finance Charges" means, with respect to a Receivable, any finance,
interest, late or similar charges owing by an Obligor in respect of such
Receivable pursuant to the applicable Contract.

         "Financial Covenant Default" means a default in the due observance or
performance of any covenant, condition or agreement set forth in any of Sections
6.10, 6.11 or 6.12 of the Senior Credit Agreement as in effect on the date
hereof and without giving effect to any amendment, waiver, supplement,
termination or other modification to the Senior Credit Agreement made after the
date hereof, except that if any of Sections 6.10, 6.11 or 6.12 of the Senior
Credit Agreement is amended or waived prior to the termination of the Senior
Credit Agreement, then references herein to such Sections shall give effect to
such amendment or waiver.

         "Financial Officer" of any Person means the chief financial officer,
principal accounting officer, treasurer, assistant treasurer or controller of
such Person.

         "Foreign Lender" shall mean any Lender that is organized under the laws
of a jurisdiction other than that in which the Borrower is located. For purposes
of this definition, the United States of America, each State thereof and the
District of Columbia shall be deemed to constitute a single jurisdiction.

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         "French Bill of Exchange Agent" means any Person designated as agent
for the Administrative Agent under a French Bill of Exchange Agency Agreement,
and its successors and permitted assigns .

         "French Bill of Exchange Agency Agreement" means an agreement in form
and substance satisfactory to the Required Committed Lenders pursuant to which a
French Bill of Exchange Agent shall receive and hold bills of exchange on behalf
of the Administrative Agent and present such bills of exchange for payment, as
the same may be amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time
to time in accordance with the terms thereof.

         "Fund" means Blackstone Capital Partners IV Merchant Banking Fund L.P.,
a Delaware limited partnership.

         "Fund Affiliate" means (i) each Affiliate of the Fund that is neither
an operating company nor a company controlled by an operating company and (ii)
each general partner of the Fund or any Fund Affiliate who is a partner or
employee of the Blackstone Group L.P.

         "Funding Agent" means, with respect to any Lender Group, the Person
identified as the "Funding Agent" for such Lender Group on Schedule I, together
with any successor thereto designated pursuant to Article IX and any Person that
becomes a Funding Agent for a new Lender Group pursuant to Section 11.03(i).

         "Funding Agent's Account" means, with respect to any Funding Agent, the
account of such Funding Agent identified on Schedule I, or such other account as
such Funding Agent may designate in writing to the Borrower, the Collection
Agent and the Administrative Agent.

         "GAAP" means generally accepted accounting principles as in effect in
the United States of America from time to time, consistently applied.

         "Guarantee" of or by any Person (the "guarantor") means (a) any
obligation, contingent or otherwise, of the guarantor guaranteeing or having the
economic effect of guaranteeing any Indebtedness or other obligation of any
other Person (the "primary obligor") in any manner, whether directly or
indirectly, and including any obligation of the guarantor, direct or indirect,
(i) to purchase or pay (or advance or supply funds for the purchase or payment
of) such Indebtedness or other obligation (whether arising by virtue of
partnership arrangements, by agreement to keep well, to purchase assets, goods,
securities or services, to take-or-pay or otherwise) or to purchase (or to
advance or supply funds for the purchase of) any security for the payment of
such Indebtedness or other obligation, (ii) to purchase or lease property,
securities or services for the purpose of assuring the owner of such
Indebtedness or other obligation of the payment thereof, (iii) to maintain
working capital, equity capital or any other financial statement condition or
liquidity of the primary obligor so as to enable the primary obligor to pay such
Indebtedness or other obligation, (iv) under an agreement entered into for the
purpose of assuring in any other manner the holders of such Indebtedness or
other obligation of the payment thereof or to protect such holders against loss
in respect thereof (in whole or in part) or (v) as an account party in respect
of any letter of credit or letter of guaranty issued to support such
Indebtedness or other obligation, or (b) any Adverse Claim on any assets of the
guarantor securing any

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Indebtedness (or any existing right, contingent or otherwise, of the holder of
Indebtedness to be secured by such an Adverse Claim) of any other Person,
whether or not such Indebtedness or other obligation is assumed by the
guarantor; provided, however, that the term "Guarantee" shall not include
endorsements for collection or deposit, in either case in the ordinary course of
business, or customary and reasonable indemnity obligations in effect on the
Closing Date or entered into in connection with any acquisition or disposition
of assets permitted under the Senior Credit Agreement.

         "Hedge Counterparty" means any Person that enters into a Credit Default
Swap with the Transferor.

         "Holdings" means TRW Automotive Holdings Corp., a Delaware corporation,
and any successor thereto.

         "Incipient Termination Event" means an event that but for notice or
lapse of time or both would constitute a Termination Event.

         "Indebtedness" of any Person means, without duplication, (a) all
obligations of such Person for borrowed money, (b) all obligations of such
Person evidenced by bonds, debentures, notes or similar instruments, (c) all
obligations of such Person upon which interest charges are customarily paid, (d)
all obligations of such Person under conditional sale or other title retention
agreements relating to property or assets purchased by such Person, (e) all
obligations of such Person issued or assumed as the deferred purchase price of
property or services (other than current trade liabilities and current
intercompany liabilities (but not any refinancings, extensions, renewals or
replacements thereof) incurred in the ordinary course of business and maturing
within 365 days after the incurrence thereof), (f) all Guarantees by such Person
of Indebtedness of others, (g) all Capitalized Lease Obligations of such Person,
(h) all payments that such Person would have to make in the event of an early
termination, on the date Indebtedness of such Person is being determined, in
respect of outstanding Swap Agreements, (i) all obligations, contingent or
otherwise, of such Person as an account party in respect of letters of credit
and (j) all obligations of such Person in respect of bankers' acceptances. The
Indebtedness of any Person shall include the Indebtedness of any partnership in
which such Person is a general partner, other than to the extent that the
instrument or agreement evidencing such Indebtedness expressly limits the
liability of such Person in respect thereof.

         "Indemnified Amounts" has the meaning specified in Section 10.01.

         "Indemnified Party" has the meaning specified in Section 10.01.

         "Indemnified Taxes" means Taxes other than Excluded Taxes.

         "Information Memorandum" means the Confidential Information Memorandum
dated January 2003 and relating to the transactions contemplated by the
Transaction Documents, as modified or supplemented prior to the Closing Date.

         "Intercompany Note" means an "Intercompany Note" under (and as defined
in) an Originator Purchase Agreement.

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         "Intercreditor Agreement" means the Intercreditor Agreement dated as of
the Closing Date between the Administrative Agent and JPMorgan Chase Bank, as
collateral agent under the Senior Credit Agreement, as such agreement may be
amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time.

         "Interest" means, for any Tranche and any Tranche Period, the sum for
each day during such Tranche Period of the following:

                               IR x PB
                               -------  + LF
                                  Y

where:

         IR     =     the Interest Rate for such Tranche for such day

         PB     =     the Principal Balance of such Tranche on such day

         Y      =     (a) in the case of a Tranche denominated in Dollars, the
                      Interest Rate for which is based on the Base Rate, or a
                      Tranche denominated in Pounds Sterling the Interest Rate
                      for which is based on the Alternate Rate, 365 or 366 as
                      applicable and (b) in the case of any other Tranche, 360

         LF     =     the Liquidation Fee, if any, for such Tranche for such
                      Tranche Period

provided that no provision of this Agreement shall require the payment or permit
the collection of Interest in excess of the maximum permitted by applicable law;
and provided further that Interest for any Tranche shall not be considered paid
by any distribution to the extent that at any time all or a portion of such
distribution is rescinded or must otherwise be returned for any reason.

         "Interest Rate" means, with respect to any Tranche for any day (i) to
the extent such Tranche is funded on such day by a Conduit Lender through the
issuance of Commercial Paper, the CP Rate and (ii) otherwise, the Alternate
Rate; provided that at all times following the occurrence and during the
continuation of a Termination Event the Interest Rate for all Tranches shall be
an interest rate per annum equal to the Base Rate in effect from time to time
plus 2%.

         "Intermediate Holdings" means TRW Automotive Intermediate Holdings
Corp., a Delaware corporation, and any successor thereto.

         "Involuntary Bankruptcy Event" means the occurrence of an event that,
but for notice or lapse of time or both, would constitute such a Termination
Event of the type described in Section 7.01(e).

         "IRC" means the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended from time to
time, and any successor statute.

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         "Irish Share Pledge" means a charge on shares entered into after the
Closing Date pursuant to Section 11.16 in form and substance reasonably
satisfactory to the Required Committed Lenders executed by TRW Automotive in
favor of the Administrative Agent and pursuant to which TRW Automotive shall
grant a lien on the shares of the European Purchaser in favor of the
Administrative Agent, as amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified
from time to time.

         "Joinder Agreement" means an agreement substantially in the form of
Exhibit H pursuant to which a new Lender Group is established hereunder pursuant
to Section 11.03(i).

         "JPMorgan Chase" means JPMorgan Chase Bank, in its individual capacity,
and its successors.

         "Law" means any law (including common law), constitution, statute,
treaty, regulation, rule, ordinance, order, injunction, writ, decree or award of
any Official Body.

         "Lender Default" means (i) the refusal (which has not been retracted)
of a Committed Lender to make available its portion of any Borrowing or (ii) a
Committed Lender having notified in writing the Borrower that it does not intend
to comply with its obligations to make available its portion of any Borrowings
hereunder, in either case, provided that all conditions to such funding
obligation have been satisfied.

         "Lender Fee Letter" has the meaning specified in Section 2.04(c).

         "Lender Group" means a group consisting of one or more Conduit Lenders,
one or more Committed Lenders and a Funding Agent for such Lenders, as specified
on Schedule I or in the Joinder Agreement pursuant to which such Lender Group is
established pursuant to Section 11.03(i).

         "Lender Group Limit" means, with respect to any Lender Group, the
aggregate Conduit Lending Limit(s) of the Conduit Lender(s) in such Lender
Group.

         "Lender Group Percentage" means, for any Lender Group, the percentage
equivalent of a fraction (expressed out to five decimal places), the numerator
of which is the aggregate Commitments of all Committed Lenders in such Lender
Group and the denominator of which is the Aggregate Commitment.

         "Lenders" means, collectively, the Committed Lenders and the Conduit
Lenders.

         "Liquidation Fee" means for (i) any Tranche Period held by a Conduit
Lender for which Interest is computed by reference to the CP Rate and a
reduction of the Principal Balance of the relevant Tranche is made for any
reason or (ii) any Tranche Period for which Interest is computed by reference to
the Eurocurrency Rate and a reduction of the Principal Balance of the relevant
Tranche is made for any reason on any day other than the last day of such
Tranche Period, the sum of (x) the amount, if any, by which (A) the additional
Interest (calculated without taking into account any Liquidation Fee or any
shortened duration of such Tranche Period pursuant to clause (iii) of the
definition thereof) which would have accrued during such Tranche Period (or, in
the case of clause (i) above, during the period until the maturity of the

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underlying commercial paper tranches) on the reductions of Principal Balance of
the Tranche relating to such Tranche Period had such reductions not occurred,
exceeds (B) the income, if any, received by the Conduit Lender or the Committed
Lender which holds such Tranche from the investment of the proceeds of such
reductions of Principal Balance plus (y) the amount of any costs or expenses
incurred in connection with the termination of any related Currency Hedge
Agreements. A certificate as to the amount of any Liquidation Fee (including the
computation of such amount) shall be submitted by the affected Conduit Lender or
Committed Lender to the Borrower and shall be conclusive and binding for all
purposes, absent manifest error.

         "Loan" means a loan made to the Borrower pursuant to Article II.

         "Local Currency" means any Approved Currency other than Dollars.

         "Loss and Dilution Reserve" means, on any date, an amount equal to:

                                   LDRR x NRB

where:

         LDRR    =     the Loss and Dilution Reserve Ratio on such date.

         NRB     =     the Net Receivables Balance at the close of business of
                       the Collection Agent on such date.

         "Loss and Dilution Reserve Ratio" means, on any day, the greater of:

         (a) the sum of the Loss Reserve Floor plus the Dilution Reserve Floor;
and

         (b) the sum of the Loss Reserve Ratio plus the Dilution Reserve Ratio.

         "Loss Horizon Ratio" means, as of any Monthly Reporting Date and
continuing until (but not including) the next Monthly Reporting Date, the amount
obtained by dividing (i) the sum of all sales (in Dollars or the Dollar
Equivalent) which gave rise to Receivables during the three Calculation Periods
immediately preceding such earlier Monthly Reporting Date plus 0.25 times the
sum of all sales (in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) which gave rise to
Receivables during the fourth Calculation Period immediately preceding such
earlier Monthly Reporting Date by (ii) the Net Receivables Balance as of the end
of the Calculation Period immediately preceding such earlier Monthly Reporting
Date.

         "Loss Reserve Floor" means, at any time, a percentage equal to (i) so
long as the Parent Guarantor has a published Debt Rating from S&P of B or better
and a published Debt Rating from Moody's of B2 or better, 12% and (ii) at any
other time, 15%.

         "Loss Reserve Ratio" means, as of any Monthly Reporting Date and
continuing until (but not including) the next Monthly Reporting Date, an amount
(expressed as a percentage) that is calculated as follows:

                        LRR = SF x DR x LHR x PTF

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where:

LRR        =      Loss Reserve Ratio;

SF         =      the Stress Factor;

DR         =      the highest three-month rolling average Default Ratio that
                  occurred during the period of twelve consecutive Calculation
                  Periods immediately preceding such earlier Monthly Reporting
                  Date;

LHR        =      the Loss Horizon Ratio; and

PTF        =      the Payment Terms Factor.

         "Management Group" shall mean the group consisting of the directors,
executive officers and other management personnel of TRW Automotive, Holdings
and Intermediate Holdings on the Closing Date together with (1) any new
directors whose election by such boards of directors or whose nomination for
election by the stockholders of TRW Automotive, Holdings, or Intermediate
Holdings, as applicable, was approved by a vote of a majority of the directors
of TRW Automotive, Holdings or Intermediate Holdings, as applicable, then still
in office who were either directors on the Closing Date or whose election or
nomination was previously so approved and (2) executive officers and other
management personnel of TRW Automotive, Holdings or Intermediate Holdings, as
applicable, hired at a time when the directors on the Closing Date together with
the directors so approved constituted a majority of the directors of TRW
Automotive, Holdings or Intermediate Holdings, as applicable.

         "Mandatory Costs Rate" has the meaning specified in Exhibit F.

         "Material Adverse Effect" means a material adverse effect on (i) the
ability of any Transaction Party to perform its obligations under any
Transaction Document, (ii) the legality, validity or enforceability of this
Agreement or any other Transaction Document, (iii) the Borrower's or any Secured
Party's interest in the Receivables generally or in any material portion of the
Receivables, the Related Security or the Collections with respect thereto, (iv)
the collectibility of the Receivables generally or of any material portion of
the Receivables or (v) the business, operations, properties, assets or financial
condition of (A) the Parent Guarantor and its Subsidiaries, taken as a whole,
(B) the European Purchaser, (C) the Transferor or (D) the Borrower.

         "Material Indebtedness" means Indebtedness (other than the Loans) of
any one or more of the Transaction Parties in an aggregate principal amount
exceeding $40,000,000.

         "Maturity Date" means the earlier of (i) first Settlement Date that
occurs 6 months after the Termination Date and (ii) the date on which the Loans
become due and payable pursuant to Section 7.02.

         "Maximum Percentage Factor" means 100%.

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         "Monthly Report" means a report in substantially the form of, and
containing the information described in, Exhibit A-1 to the Servicing Agreement,
and such additional information as any Funding Agent may reasonably request from
time to time, duly completed and furnished by the Collection Agent to each
Funding Agent pursuant to Section 2.3(a) of the Servicing Agreement.

         "Monthly Reporting Date" means the tenth Business Day immediately
succeeding each Calculation Period, or if that day is not a Business Day, the
next following Business Day.

         "Monthly Settlement Date" means the first Weekly Settlement Date to
occur in each calendar month.

         "Moody's" means Moody's Investors Service, Inc.

         "Multiemployer Plan" means a multiemployer plan as defined in Section
4001(a)(3) of ERISA to which any Transaction Party or any ERISA Affiliate (other
than one considered an ERISA Affiliate only pursuant to subsection (m) or (o) of
IRC Section 414) is making or accruing an obligation to make contributions, or
has within any of the preceding five plan years made or accrued an obligation to
make contributions.

         "Net Receivables Balance" means at any time an amount equal to (i) the
aggregate Outstanding Balance of Pool Receivables that qualify as Eligible
Receivables at such time minus (ii) the aggregate amount by which the
Outstanding Balance of Eligible Receivables of each Obligor (treating each
Obligor and its Affiliates as if they were a single Obligor) exceeds the
Concentration Limit for such Obligor minus (iii) the Excess Longer-Term
Receivable Amount minus (iv) unapplied cash Collections of the Receivables (in
Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) minus (v) the amount, if any, by which (A) the
aggregate Outstanding Balance of the Eligible Receivables originated by
Originators located in Spain exceeds (B) 6% of the aggregate Outstanding Balance
of all Eligible Receivables.

         "North American Collection Account" means a Collection Account
maintained for the purpose of receiving North American Collections.

         "North American Collections" means Collections allocable to North
American Receivables.

         "North American Concentration Account" means a Concentration Account
maintained for the purpose of receiving North American Collections from the
North American Collection Accounts.

         "North American Originator Purchase Agreement" means the Receivables
Purchase Agreement dated as of the Closing Date between the Transferor and the
North American Originators, as amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise
modified from time to time in accordance with the terms hereof and thereof.

         "North American Originators" means, collectively, the Persons
identified on Schedule VII under the heading "North American Originators," and
any other Persons that may

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from time to time hereafter become "Sellers" under the North American Originator
Purchase Agreement in accordance with the terms thereof.

         "North American Receivables" means Receivables purchased from the North
American Originators pursuant to the North American Originator Purchase
Agreement.

         "Note" has the meaning specified in Section 2.01(b).

         "Notional Amount" means with respect to any Special Obligor for which a
Credit Default Swap has been entered into, the notional amount of such Credit
Default Swap (which shall be equal to zero at all times on and after the
termination of such Credit Default Swap).

         "Obligor" means a Person obligated to make payments pursuant to a
Contract.

         "Offering Memorandum" shall mean the Offering Memorandum, dated
February 6, 2003, in respect of the "Senior Notes" and the "Senior Subordinated
Notes" (as defined in the Senior Credit Agreement).

         "Official Body" shall mean any government or political subdivision or
any agency, authority, bureau, central bank, commission, department or
instrumentality of any such government or political subdivision, or any court,
tribunal, grand jury or arbitrator, in each case whether foreign or domestic.

         "Operating Agreement" means an operating agreement entered into after
the Closing Date pursuant to Section 11.16 in form and substance reasonably
satisfactory to the Required Committed Lenders between the European Purchaser
and the Parent Guarantor, as amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise
modified from time to time.

         "Originators" means, collectively, the North American Originators and
the European Originators.

         "Originator Purchase Agreement" means, collectively, the North American
Originator Purchase Agreement and the European Originator Purchase Agreements.

         "Other Companies" means, collectively, the Originators, the Parent
Guarantor and all of their respective Subsidiaries and Affiliates except the
Borrower, the Transferor and the European Purchaser.

         "Other Taxes" means any and all present or future stamp or documentary
taxes or any other excise or property taxes, charges or similar levies arising
from any payment made hereunder or from the execution, delivery or enforcement
of, or otherwise with respect to, any Transaction Document.

         "Outstanding Balance" means, with respect to any Receivable at any
time, the then outstanding principal amount thereof (in Dollars or the Dollar
Equivalent), excluding any Finance Charges related thereto.

         "Parent Guarantor" means TRW Automotive, and any successor thereto.

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         "Participant" has the meaning specified in Section 11.03(f).

         "Payment Terms Factor" means (i) for the period from the Closing Date
until (but not including) the fourth Monthly Reporting Date thereafter 1.28 and
(ii) for each three-month period to occur thereafter from and including a
Monthly Reporting Date to but excluding the third Monthly Reporting Date
thereafter, a fraction, the numerator of which is the sum of (x) the weighted
average payment terms (based upon the Outstanding Balance of the Receivables and
expressed as a number of days to their respective due dates) for the Receivables
generated by the Originators during the Calculation Period immediately preceding
such earlier Monthly Reporting Date and (y) 60, and the denominator of which is
90.

         "PBGC" means the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation referred to and
defined in ERISA.

         "Percentage Factor" means the fraction (expressed as a percentage)
computed on any date of determination as follows:

                                    APB + TR
                                    --------
                                       NRB

where:

         APB     =     the Aggregate Principal Balance on the date of such
                       computation; provided that, solely for purposes of
                       computing the Percentage Factor, the Aggregate Principal
                       Balance on any day shall be deemed to be reduced by an
                       amount equal to the aggregate amount of funds (in Dollars
                       or the Dollar Equivalent) then held in the Collateral
                       Accounts which are then available to be withdrawn.

         TR      =     Total Reserves on the date of such computation.

         NRB     =     the Net Receivables Balance on the date of such
                       computation.

         "Performance Guarantor" means, collectively, the Parent Guarantor and
the Originators from time to time parties to the Performance Guaranty as
"Performance Guarantors" thereunder.

         "Performance Guaranty" means that certain Performance Guaranty dated as
of the Closing Date herewith among the Performance Guarantors, the Borrower, the
Transferor and the Administrative Agent (for the benefit of the Secured
Parties), as amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to
time in accordance with the terms hereof and thereof.

         "Permitted Adverse Claims" means (i) Adverse Claims created under this
Agreement, the European Loan Agreement, the European Purchaser Security
Agreement or the Originator Purchase Agreements, (ii) liens for taxes,
assessments or other governmental charges or levies not yet due and payable or
the validity of which are being contested by a Transaction Party in good faith
by appropriate proceedings and with respect to which reserves in conformity with
GAAP have been provided on the books of such Transaction Party, (iii) Adverse
Claims

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with respect to Pool Receivables which are not, and have never been, treated as
Eligible Receivables so long as the aggregate amount of liabilities secured by
such Adverse Claims does not exceed $1,000,000 (excluding any Adverse Claims
which are released or otherwise terminated within 30 days of the date on which a
Responsible Officer of any Transaction Party obtains actual knowledge thereof)
and (iv) Adverse Claims arising under the Security Documents (as defined in the
Senior Credit Agreement) that do not relate to any Purchased Receivables
Property (as defined in the Intercreditor Agreement) except, with respect to
Records (as defined in the Intercreditor Agreement), to the extent provided
therein.

         "Permitted Holder" means the Fund, the Fund Affiliates and the
Management Group.

         "Permitted Investments" means, with respect to any Collateral Account,
any of the following investments denominated and payable solely in the Approved
Currency for which such Collateral Account is maintained: (a) readily marketable
debt securities issued by, or the full and timely payment of which is guaranteed
by the full faith and credit of, the federal government of the United States of
America or the central government of an Approved Obligor Jurisdiction, (b)
insured demand deposits, time deposits and certificates of deposit of any
Eligible Account Bank that is organized under the laws of an Approved Obligor
Jurisdiction, (c) repurchase obligations with a term of not more than 30 days
for underlying securities of the types described in clause (a) above entered
into with a bank meeting the qualifications described in clause (b) above, (d)
no load money market funds rated in the highest ratings category by each of
Moody's and S&P (which rating, in the case of S&P, shall be AAAm or AAAmg and
shall not have the "r" symbol attached to such rating), (e) commercial paper of
any corporation incorporated under the laws of an Approved Obligor Jurisdiction
or any political subdivision thereof, provided that such commercial paper is
rated at least A-1 (and without any "r" symbol attached to any such rating) by
S&P and at least Prime-1 by Moody's, and (f) cash and cash escrow agreements.

         "Person" means an individual, partnership, corporation (including a
business trust), limited liability company, joint stock company, trust,
unincorporated association, joint venture or other entity, or a government or
any political subdivision or agency thereof.

         "Plan" means any employee pension benefit plan (other than a
Multiemployer Plan) subject to the provisions of Title IV of ERISA or Section
412 of the IRC and in respect of which any Transaction Party or any ERISA
Affiliate is (or, if such plan were terminated, would under Section 4069 of
ERISA be deemed to be) an "employer" as defined in Section 3(5) of ERISA.

         "Pool Receivable" means any Receivable which has been (i) acquired by
the Transferor from a North American Originator pursuant to the North American
Originator Purchase Agreement and sold by the Transferor to the Borrower
pursuant to the Transfer Agreement or (ii) acquired by the European Purchaser
from a European Originator pursuant to a European Originator Purchase Agreement
and charged as security to the Administrative Agent pursuant to the European
Purchaser Security Agreement.

         "Portfolio Report" means any Monthly Report, Weekly Report or Daily
Report.

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         "Principal Balance" means, with respect to any Tranche, the original
principal amount of any Loan made hereunder that has been allocated to such
Tranche pursuant to Section 2.10, as such amount may be divided or combined in
accordance with such Section, in each case as reduced from time to time by
Collections received by the applicable Lender(s) holding such Tranche from
distributions made pursuant to Section 2.06 or Section 2.07, as applicable, on
account of the Principal Balance of such Tranche; provided that if such
Principal Balance shall have been reduced by any distribution and thereafter all
or a portion of such distribution is rescinded or must otherwise be returned for
any reason, such Principal Balance shall be increased by the amount of such
rescinded or returned distribution, as though it had not been received by such
Lender(s).

         "Proceeds" means "proceeds" as defined in Section 9-102 of the UCC as
in effect on the date hereof in the State of New York.

         "Program Manager" means, with respect to a Conduit Lender, the Person
(if any) identified on Schedule I as the "Program Manager" for such Conduit
Lender, and the successors and permitted assigns of such Person.

         "Program Support Agreement" means and includes any agreement entered
into by any Program Support Provider providing for the issuance of one or more
letters of credit for the account of a Conduit Lender, the issuance of one or
more surety bonds for which such Conduit Lender is obligated to reimburse the
applicable Program Support Provider for any drawings thereunder, the sale by
such Conduit Lender to any Program Support Provider of the Loans funded by such
Conduit Lender (or portions thereof or participations therein) and/or the making
of loans and/or other extensions of credit to such Conduit Lender in connection
with such Conduit Lender's commercial paper program, together with any letter of
credit, surety bond, swap or other instrument issued thereunder.

         "Program Support Provider" means, with respect to any Conduit Lender,
each Committed Lender with respect to such Conduit Lender and any other Person
now or hereafter extending credit, or having a commitment to extend credit to or
for the account of, or to make purchases from, such Conduit Lender or issuing a
letter of credit, surety bond, swap or other instrument to support any
obligations arising under or in connection with such Conduit Lender's
securitization program.

         "Pro Rata Share" means, for any Committed Lender in any Lender Group,
(a) the Commitment of such Committed Lender divided by the sum of the
Commitments of all Committed Lenders in such Lender Group and (b) after the
Commitments of all the Committed Lenders in such Lender Group have been
terminated, the outstanding principal amount of the Loans funded by such
Committed Lender divided by the outstanding principal amount of the Loans funded
by all the Committed Lenders in such Lender Group.

         "Quotation Day" means, with respect to any Borrowing and any Tranche
Period, the day on which it is market practice in the relevant interbank market
for prime banks to give quotations for deposits in the currency of such
Borrowing for delivery on the first day of such Tranche Period, as determined by
the Administrative Agent. If such quotations would normally be given by prime
banks on more than one day, the Quotation Day will be the last of such days.

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         "Rate Type" means the Adjusted Eurocurrency Rate, the Base Rate or the
CP Rate.

         "Rating Agencies" shall mean on any date of determination the rating
agencies then rating Commercial Paper at the request of any Conduit Lender.

         "Receivable" means the indebtedness and other obligations of any
Obligor resulting from the provision or sale of merchandise, goods or services
by an Originator, including, without limitation, the right to payment of any
interest or finance charges, late payment charges, delinquency charges,
extension or collection fees and all other obligations of such Obligor with
respect thereto; provided that the term "Receivable" shall not include any such
indebtedness or obligation which, pursuant to the terms of the Originator
Purchase Agreement to which such Originator is a party, is owed by an "Excluded
Obligor" (as defined therein) or is otherwise of a type which is not to be sold
to the Transferor or the European Purchaser, as the case may be, thereunder.

         "Register" has the meaning specified in Section 11.03(d).

         "Related Security" means with respect to any Receivable:

               (i) all security interests or liens and property subject thereto
         from time to time purporting to secure payment of such Receivable,
         whether pursuant to the Contract related to such Receivable or
         otherwise, together with all financing statements authorized by an
         Obligor describing any collateral securing such Receivable;

               (ii) all guaranties, insurance and other agreements or
         arrangements of whatever character from time to time supporting or
         securing payment of such Receivable whether pursuant to the Contract
         related to such Receivable or otherwise;

               (iii) all other books, records and other information (including,
         without limitation, computer programs, tapes, discs, punch cards, data
         processing software and related property and rights) relating to such
         Receivable and the related Obligor;

               (iv) all of the Borrower's, the European Purchaser's, the
         Transferor's and the applicable Originator's right, title and interest
         in and to all (A) Contracts or other agreements or documents to the
         extent that they evidence, secure or otherwise relate to such
         Receivable and (B) to the extent included in the definition of "Related
         Security" in the related Originator Purchase Agreement, returned or
         repossessed goods, if any, the sale of which by the applicable
         Originator gave rise to such Receivable;

               (v) all of the Borrower's, the Transferor's and the European
         Purchaser's right, title and interest in, to and under the Collateral
         Agreements;

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               (vi) in the case of the Borrower and the Transferor, each Credit
         Default Swap; and

               (vii) all Proceeds of the foregoing.

         "Release" has the meaning specified in Section 2.06(b)(iv).

         "Reportable Event" means any reportable event as defined in Section
4043(c) of ERISA or the regulations issued thereunder, other than those events
as to which the 30-day notice period referred to in Section 4043(c) of ERISA has
been waived, with respect to a Plan (other than a Plan maintained by an ERISA
Affiliate that is considered an ERISA Affiliate only pursuant to subsection (m)
or (o) of Section 414 of the IRC).

         "Reporting Date" means any date on which a Portfolio Report is
delivered or required to be delivered by the Collection Agent pursuant to
Section 2.3 of the Servicing Agreement.

         "Required Committed Lenders" means Committed Lenders representing more
than 50% of the Aggregate Commitment or, if the Commitments have been
terminated, Committed Lenders that represented more than 50% of the Aggregate
Commitment immediately prior to such termination; provided that, subject to the
terms of the relevant Asset Purchase Agreement, so long as any Conduit Lender in
any Lender Group holds any Loans hereunder, the Committed Lenders in such Lender
Group shall give any vote or direction hereunder only with the consent or at the
direction of the related Funding Agent on behalf of such Conduit Lender. Solely
for purposes of this definition, a Lender that has defaulted on its funding
obligations hereunder (a "Defaulted Lender") shall not be considered a
"Committed Lender" and the Aggregate Commitment shall be calculated without
including the Commitment of such Defaulted Lender.

         "Responsible Officer" means, with respect to any Transaction Party, the
president, any vice president, the chief financial officer, the treasurer, the
comptroller, the assistant comptroller or the assistant treasurer of such
Transaction Party.

         "Restricted Payments" has the meaning specified in Section 5.01(o).

         "S&P" means Standard & Poor's Rating Services, a division of
McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

         "Scheduled Commitment Termination Date" means February 28, 2009.

         "SEC" means the Securities and Exchange Commission.

         "Secured Parties" means, collectively, the Lenders, each Agent, each
Hedge Counterparty and each other Indemnified Party.

         "Senior Credit Agreement" means that certain Credit Agreement dated as
of February 27, 2003 among TRW Automotive Holdings Corp., TRW Automotive
Intermediate Holdings Corp., TRW Automotive Acquisition Corp., the foreign
subsidiary borrowers party

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thereto, the lenders party thereto from time to time, JPMorgan Chase Bank, as
administrative agent and as collateral agent, Credit Suisse First Boston, acting
through its Cayman Islands Branch, Lehman Commercial Paper Inc. and Deutsche
Bank Securities Inc., each as co-syndication agent, and Bank of America, N.A.,
as documentation agent, as such Credit Agreement is amended, supplemented or
otherwise modified from time to time.

         "Senior Note Indentures" means the Indentures dated as of February 18,
2003, among the TRW Automotive, the subsidiaries party thereto and the trustee
named therein from time to time relating to the Senior Notes (as defined in the
Senior Credit Agreement), as in effect on the Closing Date and as amended,
restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time in accordance
with the requirements thereof.

         "Senior Subordinated Note Indentures" means the Indentures dated as of
February 18, 2003, among TRW Automotive, the subsidiaries party thereto and the
trustee named therein from time to time relating to the Senior Subordinated
Notes (as defined in the Senior Credit Agreement), as in effect on the Closing
Date and as amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to
time in accordance with the requirements thereof.

         "Servicing Agreement" means that certain Servicing Agreement dated as
of the Closing Date among the Collection Agent, the Borrower, the Sub-Collection
Agents and the Administrative Agent, as amended, restated, supplemented or
otherwise modified from time to time in accordance with the terms hereof and
thereof.

         "Servicing Fee" has the meaning specified in Section 2.04(b).

         "Servicing Fee Payment Date" means each Monthly Reporting Date.

         "Servicing Fee Percentage" means 1.0% per annum or, following a
Collection Agent Default and the appointment of a successor Collection Agent
pursuant to Article VI, such other rate per annum as may be agreed by such
successor Collection Agent and the Administrative Agent with the consent of the
Required Committed Lenders pursuant to Section 2.04(b).

         "Servicing Fee Reserve" means, on any date, an amount equal to:

                                  (OBR x SFRR)

where:

         OBR       =     the aggregate Outstanding Balance of all Pool
                         Receivables at the close of business of the Collection
                         Agent on such date.

         SFRR      =     the Servicing Fee Reserve Ratio on such date.

         "Servicing Fee Reserve Ratio" means, as of any Monthly Reporting Date
and continuing until (but not including) the next succeeding Monthly Reporting
Date, an amount (expressed as a percentage) equal to the product of (i) the
Servicing Fee Percentage and (ii) a fraction having as the numerator, 2 times
the Days Sales Outstanding as of such earlier Monthly Reporting Date, and as the
denominator, 360.

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         "Settlement Date" for any Tranche means (i) the last day of each
Tranche Period for such Tranche and (ii) on and after the occurrence of the
Termination Date, each other Business Day specified by the Administrative Agent
(which, in the discretion of the Administrative Agent, may be as frequently as
daily) in a written notice to the Collection Agent and the Funding Agents.

         "Special Concentration Factor" means, with respect to any Special
Obligor, the percentage specified opposite such Special Obligor's name on
Schedule II, as such Schedule may be amended from time to time in accordance
with the definition of "Special Obligor."

         "Special Obligor" means, at any time, an Obligor specified on Schedule
II and for which all conditions specified with respect to such Obligor on
Schedule II are satisfied (including, if applicable, the maintenance of a Credit
Default Swap with respect to such Obligor), as such Schedule may be amended from
time to time as set forth below. Schedule II may be amended from time to time by
the Administrative Agent to add the name of any Obligor or to increase the
Special Concentration Factor of any Obligor specified therein only at the
request of the Borrower and with the prior written consent of the Required
Committed Lenders. Upon not less than three Business Days' notice to the
Borrower and the Collection Agent, the Administrative Agent may in its sole
discretion and, if so directed by the Required Committed Lenders the
Administrative Agent shall, from time to time amend Schedule II to delete the
name of any Obligor or to reduce the Special Concentration Factor of any
Obligor; provided that, subject to the provisions of Schedule II, no such
deletion or amendment shall be made with respect to any Special Obligor for
which a Credit Default Swap remains in effect. Any amendment to Schedule II
shall be effected by the delivery of a new Schedule II by the Administrative
Agent to the Borrower, the Collection Agent and each Funding Agent.

         "Special Indemnified Amounts" has the meaning specified in Section
2.6(a) of the Servicing Agreement.

         "Specified Bankruptcy Opinion Provisions" means the factual assumptions
(including those contained in the factual certificate referred to therein) and
the actions to be taken by the Transaction Parties, in each case as specified in
the legal opinion of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett relating to certain bankruptcy
matters delivered on the Closing Date.

         "Spot Rate" means on any day, for purpose of determining the Dollar
Equivalent of any Local Currency, the rate at which such Local Currency may be
exchanged into Dollars, as set forth at approximately 11:00 a.m. London time, on
such day on the Reuters World Currency Page for such currency. In the event that
such rate does not appear on any Reuters World Currency Page, the Spot Rate
shall be determined by reference to such other publicly available service for
displaying exchange rates as may be agreed upon by the Administrative Agent and
the Borrower, or, in the absence of such an agreement, such Spot Rate shall
instead be the arithmetic average of the spot rates of exchange of the
Administrative Agent in the market where its foreign currency exchange
operations in respect of such currency are then being conducted, at or about
11:00 a.m. London time, on such date for the purchase of Dollars for delivery
two Business Days later; provided that if at the time of any such determination,
for any reason, no such spot rate is being quoted, the Administrative Agent may
use any reasonable method it

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deems appropriate to determine such rate, and such determination shall be
conclusive absent manifest error.

         "Statutory Reserves" means, with respect to any Loan made in any Local
Currency, any currency, reserve, liquid asset or similar requirements
established by any Official Body of the United States of America, the
jurisdiction of such Local Currency or any jurisdiction in which Loans in such
Local Currency are made to which banks in such jurisdiction are subject for any
category of deposits or liabilities customarily used to fund loans in such Local
Currency or by reference to which interest rates applicable to loans in such
Local Currency are determined, in each case expressed as a percentage of the
Principal Balance of such Loan, as determined by the Administrative Agent.

         "Stress Factor" means at any time: (i) so long as the Parent Guarantor
has a published Debt Rating from S&P of B or better and from Moody's of B2 or
better, 2.0 and (ii) at any other time, 2.5.

         "Sub-Collection Agent" has the meaning specified in Section 2.1 of the
Servicing Agreement.

         "Subsidiary" means, with respect to any Person (herein referred to as
the "parent"), any corporation, partnership, association or other business
entity (a) of which securities or other ownership interests representing more
than 50% of the equity or more than 50% of the ordinary voting power or more
than 50% of the general partnership interests are, at the time any determination
is being made, directly or indirectly, owned, controlled or held, or (b) that
is, at the time any determination is made, otherwise controlled (as defined in
the definition of Affiliate), in each case of clauses (a) and (b), by the parent
or one or more Subsidiaries of the parent or by the parent and one or more
Subsidiaries of the parent.

         "Swap Agreement" means any agreement with respect to any swap, forward,
future or derivative transaction or option or similar agreement involving, or
settled by reference to, one or more rates, currencies, commodities, equity or
debt instruments or securities, or economic, financial or pricing indices or
measures of economic, financial or pricing risk or value or any similar
transaction or any combination of these transactions, provided that no phantom
stock or similar plan providing for payments only on account of services
provided by current or former directors, officers, employees or consultants of
the Parent Guarantor or a Subsidiary thereof shall be a Swap Agreement.

         "Tangible Net Worth" means at any time an amount (calculated without
duplication) equal to (a) the Outstanding Balance of all Receivables purchased
by the Borrower from the Transferor under the Transfer Agreement (other than
Defaulted Receivables) plus (b) the outstanding principal balance (in Dollars or
the Dollar Equivalent) of the loans made to the European Purchaser under the
European Loan Agreement, which loans have been purchased by the Borrower from
the Transferor under the Transfer Agreement, plus (c) cash and cash equivalents
owned by the Borrower (in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent), minus (d) the
Aggregate Principal Balance, minus (e) the aggregate outstanding principal
balance (in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) of the Intercompany Notes.

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         "Taxes" means any and all present or future taxes (including, without
limitation, value added taxes), levies, imposts, duties (including stamp
duties), deductions, charges (including, without limitation, ad valorem charges)
or withholdings imposed by any Official Body.

         "Termination Date" means the earliest of (a) the Scheduled Commitment
Termination Date, (b) the date determined pursuant to Section 7.01 and (c) the
date specified by the Borrower on not less than thirty days' notice to the
Administrative Agent and each Funding Agent.

         "Termination Event" has the meaning specified in Section 7.01.

         "Total Reserves" means, at any time, an amount equal to the sum of (i)
the Loss and Dilution Reserve plus (ii) the Carrying Cost Reserve plus (iii) the
Servicing Fee Reserve.

         "Tranche" has the meaning specified in Section 2.10.

         "Tranche Period" means, with respect to any Tranche, (i) initially, the
period commencing on (and including) the applicable Borrowing Date and ending on
(and including) the earlier of the next Monthly Settlement Date and the Weekly
Settlement Date specified by the Borrower in the applicable Borrowing Request,
and (ii) thereafter, each successive period commencing on (but excluding) the
last day of the immediately preceding Tranche Period for such Tranche and ending
on (and including) the earlier of the next Monthly Settlement Date and the
Weekly Settlement Date specified by the Borrower in a written notice to each
Funding Agent not later than (x) in the case of a Eurocurrency Tranche, 1:00
P.M. (New York City time) on the third Business Day immediately before the first
day of such Tranche Period and (y) in the case of any other Tranche, 9:30 A.M.
(New York City time) on the second Business Day immediately before the first day
of such Tranche Period; provided, however, that:

               (i) any Tranche Period (other than of one day) which would
         otherwise end on a day which is not a Business Day shall be extended to
         the next succeeding Business Day (provided, however, that if Interest
         in respect of such Tranche Period is computed by reference to the
         Adjusted Eurocurrency Rate, and such Tranche Period would otherwise end
         on a day which is not a Business Day, and there is no subsequent
         Business Day in the same calendar month as such day, such Tranche
         Period shall end on the next preceding Business Day);

               (ii) in the case of any Tranche Period of one day, (A) if such
         Tranche Period is the initial Tranche Period for a Tranche, such
         Tranche Period shall be the applicable Borrowing Date; (B) any
         subsequently occurring Tranche Period which is one day shall, if the
         immediately preceding Tranche Period is more than one day, be the last
         day of such immediately preceding Tranche Period and, if the
         immediately preceding Tranche Period is one day, be the day next
         following such immediately preceding Tranche Period; and (C) if such
         Tranche Period occurs on a day immediately preceding a day which is not
         a Business Day, such Tranche Period shall be extended to the next
         succeeding Business Day;

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               (iii) in the case of any Tranche Period for any Tranche which
         commences before the Termination Date and would otherwise end on a date
         occurring after the Termination Date, such Tranche Period shall end on
         the Termination Date and the duration of each Tranche Period which
         commences on or after the Termination Date shall be a period from and
         including the last day of the immediately preceding Tranche Period (or,
         in the case of the initial Tranche Period immediately following the
         Termination Date, from and including the Termination Date) to but
         excluding the next Settlement Date; and

               (iv) at any time when the Base Rate shall have been in effect for
         a Tranche Period of ten consecutive Business Days, and the conditions
         set forth in clauses (i) and (iv) of the definition of Alternate Rate
         do not exist, any Funding Agent may, on behalf of the Committed Lenders
         in its Lender Group, upon one Business Day's notice to the Borrower
         (with a copy to the Administrative Agent), select as the next
         succeeding Tranche Period for such Tranche (and any subsequent Tranche
         Periods designated by such Funding Agent) a period of one month during
         which Interest shall be computed by reference to the Adjusted
         Eurocurrency Rate; provided, however, that prior to such selection the
         Borrower may notify the applicable Funding Agent that, in view of
         anticipated Collections and repayments, Interest should continue to be
         computed by reference to the Base Rate.

         "Transaction Documents" means this Agreement, the Notes, the European
Loan Agreement, the European Purchaser Guaranty, the European Purchaser Security
Agreement, the Transfer Agreement, the Originator Purchase Agreements, the
Servicing Agreement, the Performance Guaranty, the Control Agreements, the Fee
Letters, the Credit Default Swaps, the Irish Share Pledge, the Undertaking, the
Operating Agreement and all other instruments, documents and agreements executed
and/or delivered in connection therewith.

         "Transaction Parties" means, collectively, (x) the Borrower, the
Transferor, the North American Originators, the Parent Guarantor and (so long as
it is TRW Automotive U.S. LLC or an Affiliate thereof) the Collection Agent and
each Sub-Collection Agent and (y) upon the execution of the first European
Originator Purchase Agreement, the European Purchaser and the European
Originators.

         "Transfer Agreement" means the Transfer Agreement dated as of the
Closing Date between the Borrower and the Transferor, as amended, restated,
supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time in accordance with the
terms hereof and thereof.

         "Transferor" means TRW Automotive Receivables LLC, a Delaware limited
liability company, and any successor thereto.

         "TRW Automotive" means TRW Automotive Acquisition Corp., a Delaware
corporation, and any successor thereto.

         "TRW Automotive U.S. LLC" means TRW Automotive U.S. LLC, a Delaware
limited liability company, and any successor thereto.

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         "UCC" means the Uniform Commercial Code as from time to time in effect
in the specified jurisdiction.

         "Undertaking" means an undertaking in form and substance reasonably
satisfactory to the Required Committed Lenders executed by TRW Automotive in
favor of the Administrative Agent in relation to the Equity Interests held by
TRW Automotive in the European Purchaser, as amended, restated, supplemented or
otherwise modified from time to time.

         "Weekly Report" means a report furnished by the Collection Agent
pursuant to Section 2.3(b) of the Servicing Agreement in substantially the form
attached as Exhibit A-2 to the Servicing Agreement.

         "Weekly Reporting Date" means the third Business Day of each calendar
week.

         "Weekly Settlement Date" means the second Business Day immediately
following each Weekly Reporting Date.

         "Withdrawal Liability" shall mean liability to a Multiemployer Plan as
a result of a complete or partial withdrawal from such Multiemployer Plan, as
such terms are defined in Part I of Subtitle E of Title IV of ERISA.

         SECTION 1.02 Other Terms. All accounting terms not specifically defined
herein shall be construed in accordance with GAAP. All terms used in Article 9
of the UCC in the State of New York, as in effect on the date hereof and not
specifically defined herein, are used herein as defined in such Article 9.
Unless otherwise expressly indicated, all references herein to "Article,"
"Section," "Schedule" or "Exhibit" means articles and sections of, and schedules
and exhibits to, this Agreement. Headings are for purposes of reference only and
shall not otherwise affect the meaning or interpretation of any provision
hereof. Any reference to any Law shall be deemed to be a reference to such Law
as the same may be amended or re-enacted from time to time. Any reference to any
Person appearing in any of the Transaction Documents shall include its
successors and permitted assigns.

                                   ARTICLE II

                         AMOUNTS AND TERMS OF THE LOANS

         SECTION 2.01 The Loans.

         (a) On the terms and subject to the conditions hereof, on the Closing
Date, and thereafter from time to time prior to the Termination Date, each
Conduit Lender may in its sole discretion, and each Committed Lender shall if
the Conduit Lender in its related Lender Group elects not to do so, make Loans
to the Borrower in an amount in any Approved Currency, for each Lender Group,
equal to its Lender Group Percentage of the amount requested by the Borrower
pursuant to Section 2.02; provided that, after giving effect to such Loans:

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               (i) the aggregate outstanding principal amount of the Loans for
         any Lender Group (in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) shall not exceed
         its Lender Group Limit; and

               (ii) the aggregate outstanding principal amount of the Loans for
         all Lenders (in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) shall not exceed the
         Facility Limit.

If there is more than one Committed Lender in a Lender Group, each such
Committed Lender shall lend its Pro Rata Share of such Lender Group's Lender
Group Percentage of each Loan, to the extent not loaned by the related Conduit
Lender. Each borrowing of Loans hereunder (each a "Borrowing") shall be in a
minimum principal amount equal to such amount as will ensure that (x) no Lender
Group's Lender Group Percentage of such Borrowing (including all Loans to be
made on the applicable Borrowing Date in each Approved Currency) would be less
than $1,000,000 (or the Dollar Equivalent thereof) and (y) each Lender Group's
Lender Group Percentage of such Borrowing would be an integral multiple of
$100,000 or, in the case of a Borrowing denominated in a Local Currency, 100,000
units of such Local Currency. Subject to the foregoing and to the limitations
set forth in Section 2.05(d), the Borrower may borrow, prepay and reborrow the
Loans hereunder.

         (b) The Loans made by the Lenders in any Lender Group shall be
evidenced by a promissory note in the form attached hereto as Exhibit G (each, a
"Note"). Each Note shall be dated the date of this Agreement, shall be duly
executed by the Borrower, shall be payable to the Funding Agent for the
applicable Lender Group and shall have a stated maximum principal amount equal
to the Lender Group Limit for such Lender Group. Each Funding Agent may, in its
discretion, enter on a schedule attached to its Note a notation (which may be
computer generated) with respect to each Loan made hereunder by the Lenders in
its Lender Group of (i) the date and principal amount thereof and (ii) each
payment and repayment of principal thereof. The failure of any Funding Agent to
make any such notation on the schedule to its Note shall not limit or otherwise
affect the obligation of the Borrower to repay the Loans in accordance with the
terms thereof and hereof.

         (c) The Borrower may, from time to time upon at least five Business
Days' prior written notice via electronic mail followed by telecopy to each
Funding Agent, elect to reduce the Facility Limit, provided that after giving
effect to any such reduction and any principal payments on such date, the
Aggregate Principal Balance shall not exceed the Facility Limit. Any such
reduction shall reduce each Lender Group Limit (and the corresponding Conduit
Lending Limit(s)) hereunder ratably in accordance with their respective Lender
Group Percentages and shall reduce each Committed Lender's Commitment ratably
within its Lender Group in accordance with each Committed Lender's Pro Rata
Share. Once the Facility Limit is reduced pursuant to this Section 2.01(c) it
may not subsequently be reinstated without the consent of each Committed Lender.

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         SECTION 2.02 Borrowing Procedures.

         (a) Borrowing Request.

         (i) The Borrower shall request a Borrowing hereunder by submitting to
     each Funding Agent a written notice, substantially in the form of Exhibit B
     (each, a "Borrowing Request") prior to (A) in the case of Loans which are
     to accrue interest by reference to the Adjusted Eurocurrency Rate, 1:00
     p.m. (New York City time) on the third Business Day prior to the date of
     the proposed Borrowing (each, a "Borrowing Date") and (B) with respect to a
     Loan of any other Rate Type, 9:30 a.m. (New York City time) on the second
     Business Day prior to the Borrowing Date.

         (ii) Each Borrowing Request shall: (A) specify (1) the desired Approved
     Currencies for the requested Borrowing, determined in accordance with
     Section 2.02(e), (2) for each such Approved Currency, the amount of the
     requested Borrowing and the allocation of such amount among the Lender
     Groups, (3) the Aggregate Principal Balance after giving effect to such
     Borrowing, (4) the desired Borrowing Date (which shall be a Weekly
     Settlement Date) and (5) the desired Tranche Period(s) and allocations of
     the principal amount of such Borrowing thereto pursuant to Section 2.10 and
     (B) certify that, after giving effect to the proposed Borrowing, (1) the
     Percentage Factor would not exceed the Maximum Percentage Factor, as
     determined by reference to the most recent Portfolio Report delivered under
     the Servicing Agreement (which Portfolio Report shall contain information
     as of a date not more than five Business Days prior to the proposed
     Borrowing Date) and (2) in the good faith judgment of the Collection Agent,
     the Percentage Factor would not exceed the Maximum Percentage Factor, as
     determined by reference to the most recent information then available to
     the Collection Agent. Each Borrowing Request shall be irrevocable and
     binding on the Borrower.

         (b) Conduit Lender Acceptance or Rejection. If a Conduit Lender shall
receive a Borrowing Request on a day prior to its Conduit Lender Termination
Date, such Conduit Lender shall instruct the related Funding Agent to accept or
reject such request by giving notice to the Borrower and the Administrative
Agent through telephone or facsimile by no later than the close of business on
the Business Day immediately prior to the applicable Borrowing Date. If a
Conduit Lender rejects a Borrowing Request, the related Funding Agent shall
promptly notify the related Committed Lenders of such rejection. At no time will
a Conduit Lender be obligated to make Loans hereunder regardless of any notice
given by it pursuant to this Section.

         (c) Committed Lender's Commitment.

               (i) If a Conduit Lender rejects a Borrowing Request, or if the
         Conduit Lender Termination Date has occurred for a Conduit Lender, any
         Loan requested by the Borrower in such Borrowing Request that would
         otherwise be made by such Conduit Lender shall be made by the related
         Committed Lenders in its Lender Group on a pro rata basis in accordance
         with their respective Pro Rata Shares of such Loan.

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               (ii) The obligations of any Committed Lender to make Loans
         hereunder are several from the obligations of any other Committed
         Lenders (whether or not in the same Lender Group). The failure of any
         Committed Lender to make Loans hereunder shall not release the
         obligations of any other Committed Lender (whether or not in the same
         Lender Group) to make Loans hereunder, but no Committed Lender shall be
         responsible for the failure of any other Committed Lender to make any
         Loan hereunder.

               (iii) Notwithstanding anything herein to the contrary, a
         Committed Lender shall not be obligated to fund any Loan at any time on
         or after the Termination Date or if, after giving effect thereto, the
         aggregate outstanding principal balance of the Loans funded by such
         Committed Lender hereunder (in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) would
         exceed an amount equal to (i) such Committed Lender's Commitment
         divided by 1.02 less (ii) such Committed Lender's ratable share of the
         aggregate outstanding principal balance of the Loans (in Dollars or
         the Dollar Equivalent) held by the Conduit Lender in such Committed
         Lender's Lender Group.

         (d) Disbursement of Funds. On each Borrowing Date, each applicable
Lender shall remit its share of the aggregate amount of the Loans requested by
the Borrower to the account of its related Funding Agent specified therefor to
such Lender by wire transfer of same day funds. Upon receipt of such funds, each
Funding Agent shall remit such funds to the account specified by the Borrower in
the relevant Borrowing Request by wire transfer of same day funds.

         (e) Denomination of Loans. Loans made by the Lenders hereunder may be
denominated in any Approved Currency. For each Borrowing hereunder, a portion of
the Principal Balance of the Loans comprising such Borrowing shall be
denominated in each Approved Currency such that, after giving effect thereto,
the aggregate Principal Balance (in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) of the
Loans held by the Lenders in each Approved Currency shall be equal to or less
than the product of (i) Currency Percentage for such Approved Currency set forth
in the most recent Portfolio Report delivered under the Servicing Agreement
(plus or minus 5%) and (ii) the maximum Aggregate Principal Balance that would
not cause the Percentage Factor to exceed the Maximum Percentage Factor, as
determined by reference to the most recent Portfolio Report delivered under the
Servicing Agreement. On each Weekly Settlement Date, the Borrower shall, to the
extent necessary, make such prepayments and new Borrowings hereunder as may be
necessary to cause the aggregate Principal Balance of the Loans held by the
Lenders in each Approved Currency to be equal to or less than the product of (i)
the Currency Percentage for such Approved Currency set forth in the most recent
Portfolio Report delivered under the Servicing Agreement (plus or minus 5%) and
(ii) the maximum Aggregate Principal Balance that would not cause the Percentage
Factor to exceed the Maximum Percentage Factor, as determined by reference to
the most recent Portfolio Report delivered under the Servicing Agreement.

         (f) Redenomination of Local Currencies. (i) Each obligation of any
party to this Agreement to make a payment denominated in the national currency
unit of any member state of the European Union that adopts the Euro as its
lawful currency after the date hereof shall

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be redenominated into Euro at the time of such adoption (in accordance with the
EMU Legislation). If, in relation to the currency of any such member state, the
basis of accrual of interest expressed in this Agreement in respect of that
currency shall be inconsistent with any convention or practice in the London
Interbank Market for the basis of accrual of interest in respect of the Euro,
such expressed basis shall be replaced by such convention or practice with
effect from the date on which such member state adopts the Euro as its lawful
currency; provided that if any Borrowing in the currency of such member state is
outstanding immediately prior to such date, such replacement shall take effect,
with respect to such Borrowing, at the end of the then current Tranche Period.

         (ii) Without prejudice and in addition to any method of conversion or
rounding prescribed by any EMU Legislation and (i) without limiting the
liability of the Borrower for any amount due under this Agreement and (ii)
without increasing any Commitment of any Committed Lender, all references in
this Agreement to minimum amounts (or integral multiples thereof) denominated in
the national currency unit of any member state of the European Union that adopts
the Euro as its lawful currency after the date hereof shall, immediately upon
such adoption, be replaced by references to such minimum amounts (or integral
multiples thereof) as shall be specified herein with respect to Borrowings
denominated in Euro.

         (iii) Each provision of this Agreement shall be subject to such
reasonable changes of construction as the Administrative Agent may from time to
time specify to be appropriate to reflect the adoption of the Euro by any member
state of the European Union and any relevant market conventions or practices
relating to the Euro.

         SECTION 2.03 Use of Proceeds. The Borrower shall use the proceeds of
the Loans only to (i) pay the purchase price for Receivables and loans sold to
it pursuant to the terms of the Transfer Agreement, (ii) pay transaction costs
incurred in connection with the consummation of the transactions contemplated by
the Transaction Documents, (iii) fund payments of interest and principal with
respect to the Intercompany Notes and (iv) refinance Loans denominated in one
Approved Currency with Loans denominated in another Approved Currency for the
purpose of satisfying the requirements set forth in Section 2.02(e).

         SECTION 2.04 Interest and Fees.

         (a) On each Settlement Date for a Tranche, the Borrower shall pay to
the relevant Funding Agent all accrued and unpaid Interest with respect to such
Tranche.

         (b) The Collection Agent shall be entitled to receive a fee (the
"Servicing Fee") on the average daily Outstanding Balance of the Pool
Receivables, payable in arrears on each Servicing Fee Payment Date at a rate per
annum equal to the Servicing Fee Percentage. Upon three Business Days' notice to
the Funding Agents, the Collection Agent (if not an Originator, the Borrower or
its designee or an Affiliate of the Borrower or an Originator) may, with the
prior written consent of the Administrative Agent and the Required Committed
Lenders, elect to be paid, as such fee, another percentage per annum on the
average daily Outstanding Balance of the Pool Receivables. Notwithstanding
anything herein to the contrary, the Servicing Fee shall be payable only from
Collections pursuant to, and subject to the priority of payments

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set forth in, Sections 2.06 and 2.07. To the extent such Collections are not
sufficient to pay the Servicing Fee in full, none of the Borrower, the
Administrative Agent, the Funding Agents or the Lenders shall have any liability
for the deficiency.

         (c) The Borrower shall pay to the Administrative Agent and each Funding
Agent certain fees (collectively, the "Fees") in the amounts and on the dates
set forth in (i) the fee agreement of even date herewith between the Borrower
and the Administrative Agent (as the same may be amended or restated from time
to time, the "Administrative Agent Fee Letter") and (ii) the fee agreement of
even date among the Borrower, the Administrative Agent and the Funding Agents
(as the same may be amended or restated from time to time, the "Lender Fee
Letter").

         (d) On or before the Business Day immediately before the end of each
Tranche Period, the relevant Funding Agent shall furnish the Borrower with an
invoice setting forth the amount of the accrued and unpaid Interest and Fees for
such Tranche Period with respect to the Tranches held by the Lender(s) in such
Funding Agent's Lender Group. To the extent necessary, such Interest shall be
calculated using an estimate of the CP Rate for the remaining days in such
Tranche Period, provided that such Interest shall be adjusted as follows: if the
Funding Agent shall have used an estimate of the CP Rate with respect to the
preceding Tranche Period, the Funding Agent shall compute the actual CP Rate and
Interest for such Tranche Period and (i) if the actual Interest so computed is
greater than the estimated Interest calculated for such preceding Tranche
Period, the Interest calculated pursuant to the preceding sentence for the
current Tranche Period shall be increased by the amount of such difference, and
(ii) if the actual Interest so computed is less than the estimated Interest for
such preceding Tranche Period, the Interest calculated pursuant to the preceding
sentence for the current Tranche Period shall be decreased by the amount of such
difference.

         SECTION 2.05 Payment and Prepayment of Loans. The Borrower shall repay
the outstanding principal amount of each Loan on the Maturity Date. Prior
thereto, the Borrower:

         (a) shall, immediately upon any acceleration of the Loans pursuant to
Section 7.02, repay the amount of the Loans to the extent so accelerated;

         (b) shall, if on any date the Percentage Factor exceeds the Maximum
Percentage Factor, as determined by reference to the most recent Portfolio
Report delivered under the Servicing Agreement, make a prepayment of the Loans
on such date in an amount sufficient to cause the Percentage Factor to be less
than or equal to the Maximum Percentage Factor, as determined by reference to
such Portfolio Report;

         (c) shall, if on any date the Aggregate Principal Balance of the Loans
exceeds the Facility Limit, make a prepayment of the Loans on such date in an
amount sufficient to cause the Aggregate Principal Balance to be less than or
equal to the Facility Limit, such prepayment to be made solely out of
Collections available for such purpose pursuant to Section 2.06 or 2.07, as
applicable; and

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         (d) from and after the Termination Date, shall repay the Loans out of
Collections available for such purpose pursuant to Section 2.07.

The Borrower may, at its option, prepay on any Business Day all or any portion
of the Loans upon prior written notice delivered to each Funding Agent not later
than 1:00 P.M. (New York City time) three Business Days prior to the date of
such payment, in the case of Loans accruing interest by reference to the
Adjusted Eurocurrency Rate, and no later than 9:30 A.M. (New York City time) two
Business Days prior to the date of such payment, in the case of Loans of any
other Rate Type. Each such notice shall be in the form attached as Exhibit I and
shall (i) specify the aggregate amount and Approved Currency of the prepayment
to be made on the Loans and the Tranches to which such prepayment is to be
applied and (ii) specify the Business Day on which the Borrower will make such
prepayment. Each such prepayment shall be made ratably among the Lender Groups
based on the aggregate outstanding Principal Balance of the Loans held by each.
Each prepayment of the Loans (whether optional or mandatory) must be accompanied
by a payment of all accrued and unpaid Interest on the amount prepaid and any
other amounts (including amounts payable under Section 2.11) due hereunder in
respect of such prepayment. No optional prepayment shall be made by the Borrower
hereunder except out of Collections.

         SECTION 2.06 Application of Collections Prior to Termination Date.

         (a) On each Business Day prior to the Termination Date, the Collection
Agent shall cause all Collections deposited into any Collection Account or
otherwise received prior to such Business Day to be remitted to a Concentration
Account maintained for the applicable Approved Currency.

         (b) On each Business Day prior to the Termination Date, the Collection
Agent shall cause all Collections on deposit in the Concentration Accounts
(including, if applicable, any investment earnings received with respect to
funds on deposit in such Concentration Accounts) to be applied in the following
order and priority:

               (i) on a pro rata basis, (x) set aside and hold in trust for the
         Lenders, the Funding Agents, the Administrative Agent, the Hedge
         Counterparties and the Collection Agent an amount equal to the
         aggregate Interest, Fees, Credit Default Swap Obligations and Servicing
         Fee accrued through such day and not previously set aside, such amount
         to be allocated among the Lenders, the Funding Agents, the
         Administrative Agent, the Hedge Counterparties and the Collection Agent
         ratably in accordance with the proportion of such amounts owing to each
         such Person and (y) pay all operating costs, expenses and taxes of the
         European Purchaser then due and payable, as instructed by the European
         Purchaser; provided that the aggregate amount so paid during any
         calendar year pursuant to this clause (i)(y) shall not exceed 80,000
         Euros;

               (ii) if the Percentage Factor exceeds the Maximum Percentage
         Factor as determined by reference to the most recent Portfolio Report
         delivered under the Servicing Agreement, or the Aggregate Principal
         Balance exceeds the Facility Limit, deposit to the Collateral Accounts
         an amount necessary to cause the Percentage Factor to be less than or
         equal to the Maximum Percentage Factor, as

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         determined by reference to such Portfolio Report, and the Aggregate
         Principal Balance to be less than or equal to the Facility Limit;

               (iii) if any Borrower Obligations (other than Interest, the
         Servicing Fee and Loans) are then due and payable by the Borrower to
         any Secured Party, pay to each such Secured Party (ratably in
         accordance with the amounts owing to each) the Borrower Obligations so
         due and payable (in the currency in which such Borrower Obligations are
         payable);

               (iv) pay all operating costs, expenses and taxes of the European
         Purchaser then due and payable and not paid pursuant to clause (i)(y)
         above, as instructed by the European Purchaser; and

               (v) remit any remaining North American Collections to the
         Borrower and remit any remaining European Collections to the European
         Purchaser, in each case for application in accordance with Section
         2.06(h) or (i) below, as applicable (any such remittance, a "Release");
         provided that, if the conditions precedent for such Release set forth
         in Section 3.02 are not satisfied, the Collection Agent shall retain
         such Collections in the appropriate Concentration Account and shall
         apply such Collections in accordance with this Section 2.06 on the next
         Business Day.

         (c) On each Settlement Date for a Tranche, the Collection Agent shall
pay to the relevant Lender(s) all Collections set aside for Interest in respect
of such Tranche pursuant to Section 2.06(b)(i). On each date on which any Fees
are payable pursuant to the Fee Letters, the Collection Agent shall pay such
Fees to the Persons entitled thereto pursuant to the Fee Letters out of
Collections set aside for such purpose pursuant to Section 2.06(b)(i). On each
date on which any Credit Default Swap Obligations are payable pursuant to the
terms of the Credit Default Swaps, the Collection Agent shall pay such Credit
Default Swap Obligations to the Hedge Counterparties entitled thereto out of
Collections set aside for such purpose pursuant to Sections 2.06(b)(i) and
(iii).

         (d) To the extent possible, the Collection Agent shall cause all
Collections set aside pursuant to Section 2.06(b) in respect of any Borrower
Obligations to be denominated in the same currency in which such Borrower
Obligations are payable. To the extent the Collections set aside for any such
Borrower Obligation are denominated in a different currency, the Collection
Agent shall cause such Collections to be converted into the relevant currency in
which such Borrower Obligations are payable in accordance with Section 2.17 on
or prior to the date on which such Borrower Obligations are required to be paid;
provided that no such conversion of Collections in one currency (the "first
currency") into another currency shall be made if, after giving effect thereto,
there would not be sufficient Collections remaining in such first currency to
pay the Borrower Obligations denominated in such currency then due and payable.

         (e) In the event any deposit is made to a Collateral Account pursuant
to Section 2.06(b)(ii), the amount of such deposit shall be allocated among all
Lender Groups ratably in proportion to the outstanding principal balance (in
Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) of the Loans held by each. On the next
Settlement Date applicable to any such Lender Group, the

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Administrative Agent shall distribute to the related Funding Agent such Lender
Group's allocable share of such deposit for application to the repayment of the
Loans held by such Lender Group. Notwithstanding the foregoing, if on any
Business Day after such deposit is made and prior to the distribution of such
deposit pursuant to this Section 2.06(e), the Collection Agent delivers a
Portfolio Report with more recent data indicating that the Percentage Factor is
less than the Maximum Percentage Factor, the Collection Agent may request the
Administrative Agent to withdraw the Collections so deposited for application in
accordance with Section 2.06(b) to the extent that, after giving effect to such
withdrawal and application, the Percentage Factor would not exceed the Maximum
Percentage Factor, as determined by reference to such Portfolio Report.

         (f) On each Servicing Fee Payment Date, the Collection Agent shall pay
to itself the accrued and unpaid Servicing Fee out of Collections set aside for
such purpose pursuant to Section 2.06(b)(i).

         (g) So long as no Termination Event or Involuntary Bankruptcy Event has
occurred and is continuing, and the Parent Guarantor has a published Debt Rating
of B or better from S&P and B2 or better from Moody's, the Collection Agent
shall not be required to segregate any Collections set aside by it pursuant to
Section 2.06(b)(i) from its other funds. At all other times, the Collection
Agent shall segregate such Collections from its other funds by retaining the
amount of such Collections in the applicable Concentration Account.

         (h) Any North American Collections remitted to the Borrower pursuant to
Section 2.06(b)(v) shall be applied by the Collection Agent, on behalf of the
Borrower: (i) first, if so requested by the Borrower, to pay or prepay (or set
aside for the payment or prepayment of) Loans or other Borrower Obligations,
(ii) second, to pay the purchase price for Receivables and loans to be acquired
by the Borrower from the Transferor under the Transfer Agreement, (iii) third,
to make payments of principal and interest in respect of the Intercompany Note
under the North American Originator Purchase Agreement, and (iv) fourth, in such
other manner as the Borrower may specify and that is not prohibited by the terms
of the Transaction Documents.

         (i) Any European Collections remitted to the European Purchaser
pursuant to Section 2.06(b)(v) shall be applied by the Collection Agent, on
behalf of the European Purchaser: (i) first, to pay or prepay (or set aside for
the payment or prepayment of), to the extent due and payable or as otherwise
requested by the European Purchaser, "European Loans" or other "Borrower
Obligations" (as such terms are defined in the European Loan Agreement), (ii)
second, to pay the purchase price for Receivables to be acquired by the European
Purchaser under the European Originator Purchase Agreements, (iii) third, to
make payments of principal and interest in respect of any Intercompany Note
under the European Originator Purchase Agreements, (iv) fourth, to pay any
"Deferred Purchase Price" or "Bonification Payment" payable by the European
Purchaser in accordance with (and as such terms are defined in) the European
Originator Purchase Agreements and (v) fifth, in such other manner as the
European Purchaser may specify and that is not prohibited by the terms of the
Transaction Documents.

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         SECTION 2.07 Application of Collections After Termination Date.

         (a) On each Business Day on and after the Termination Date, the
Collection Agent shall cause all Collections deposited into any Collection
Account or otherwise received prior to such Business Day to be remitted to a
Concentration Account maintained for the applicable Approved Currency.

         (b) On the Termination Date, and on each Business Day thereafter until
the Final Payout Date, the Collection Agent shall transfer to the applicable
Collateral Account all Collections on deposit in the Concentration Accounts or
otherwise held by it on such date (including amounts previously set aside
pursuant to Section 2.06(b)).

         (c) On each Settlement Date to occur on or after the Termination Date,
the Administrative Agent shall distribute all funds on deposit in the Collateral
Account maintained for Dollars (including, without limitation, any investment
earnings received with respect to such funds) in the following order of
priority:

         (i) first, pay, on a pro rata basis, (x) to the Administrative Agent an
     amount equal to the Borrower Obligations owing to the Administrative Agent
     in respect of costs and expenses incurred in connection with the
     enforcement of any Transaction Document or the collection of any amounts
     due thereunder and (y) all operating costs, expenses and taxes of the
     European Purchaser then due and payable, as instructed by the European
     Purchaser; provided that the aggregate amount so paid during any calendar
     year pursuant to this clause (c)(i), when combined with the aggregate
     amount paid during such calendar year pursuant to Section 2.06(b)(i)(y),
     shall not exceed 80,000 Euros;

         (ii) second, if the Collection Agent is a Person other than TRW
     Automotive U.S. LLC or an Affiliate thereof, pay to the Collection Agent
     the accrued and unpaid Servicing Fee;

         (iii) third, pay to the Lenders, the Funding Agents and the
     Administrative Agent an amount equal to the aggregate accrued and unpaid
     Interest on the Loans denominated in Dollars and Fees (ratably in
     accordance with the proportion of such amounts owing to each such Person);

         (iv) fourth, pay to the Lenders an amount equal to the aggregate
     Principal Balance of the Loans denominated in Dollars (ratably in
     accordance with the outstanding principal balance of such Loans held by
     each);

         (v) fifth, if any Borrower Obligations (other than Interest payable in
     Dollars, Fees, the Servicing Fee and the Loans denominated in Dollars) are
     then due and payable by the Borrower to any Secured Party, pay to each such
     Secured Party (ratably in accordance with the amounts owing to each) the
     Borrower Obligations so due and payable (after converting, if necessary,
     the funds in such Concentration Account into the currency in which such
     Borrower Obligations are payable in accordance with Section 2.17);

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         (vi) sixth, to pay all operating costs, expenses and taxes of the
     European Purchaser then due and payable and not paid pursuant to clause
     (i)(y) above, as instructed by the European Purchaser

         (vii) seventh, if the Collection Agent is TRW Automotive U.S. LLC or an
     Affiliate thereof, pay to the Collection Agent the accrued and unpaid
     Servicing Fee; and

         (viii) eighth, after all Borrower Obligations are paid in full, pay to
     the Borrower any remaining funds attributable to the North American
     Collections and to the European Purchaser any remaining funds attributable
     to the European Collections, in each case for application in accordance
     with Sections 2.07(e) and (f).

         (d) On each Settlement Date to occur on or after the Termination Date,
the Administrative Agent shall distribute all funds on deposit in the Collateral
Account maintained for any Local Currency (including, without limitation, any
investment earnings received with respect to such funds) in the following order
of priority:

         (i) first, pay to the Lenders the accrued and unpaid Interest on the
     Loans denominated in such Local Currency (ratably in accordance with the
     proportion of such Interest owing to each Lender); and

         (ii) second, pay to the Lenders the aggregate Principal Balance of the
     Loans denominated in such Local Currency (ratably in accordance with the
     proportion of such Principal Balance held by each Lender).

         If, after giving effect to the payments described in clauses (i) and
(ii) above, there are any funds remaining on deposit in such Collateral Account,
the Administrative Agent shall cause such funds to be converted into Dollars in
accordance with Section 2.17 and remitted to the Collateral Account maintained
for Dollars for application in accordance with Section 2.07(c).

         (e) Any North American Collections remitted to the Borrower pursuant to
Section 2.07(c)(viii) shall be applied by the Collection Agent, on behalf of the
Borrower: (i) first, to make payments of principal and interest in respect of
the Intercompany Note under the North American Originator Purchase Agreement,
and (ii) second, in such other manner as the Borrower may specify and that is
not prohibited by the terms of the Transaction Documents.

         (f) Any European Collections remitted to the European Purchaser
pursuant to Section 2.07(c)(viii) shall be applied by the Collection Agent, on
behalf of the European Purchaser: (i) first, to pay or prepay all "European
Loans" and other "Borrower Obligations" (as such terms are defined in the
European Loan Agreement), (ii) second, to make payments of principal and
interest in respect of the Intercompany Notes under the European Originator
Purchase Agreements, (iii) third, to pay any "Deferred Purchase Price" or
"Bonification Payment" payable by the European Purchaser in accordance with (and
as such terms are defined in) the European Originator Purchase Agreements and
(iv) fourth, in such other manner as the European Purchaser may specify and that
is not prohibited by the terms of the Transaction Documents.

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         SECTION 2.08 Deemed Collections; Application of Payments.

         (a) Unless otherwise required by applicable Law, and unless an Obligor
designates a payment be applied to a specific Receivable, all Collections from
an Obligor shall be applied to the oldest Receivables (whether or not such
Receivables are Pool Receivables) of such Obligor.

         (b) If and to the extent the Administrative Agent, any Funding Agent or
any Lender shall be required for any reason to pay over to an Obligor any amount
received on its behalf hereunder, such amount shall be deemed not to have been
so received but rather to have been retained by the Borrower and, accordingly,
the Administrative Agent, such Funding Agent or such Lender, as the case may be,
shall have a claim against the Borrower for such amount, payable when and to the
extent that any distribution from or on behalf of such Obligor is made in
respect thereof.

         (c) If on any day a Receivable becomes a Diluted Receivable, the
Borrower shall be deemed to have received on such day a Collection of such
Receivable or repayment of a loan to the European Purchaser, as applicable, in
the amount (in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) of the applicable reduction or
cancellation, and the Borrower shall pay to the Collection Agent an amount equal
to such reduction or cancellation; provided that, prior to the Termination Date
and so long as no Termination Event has occurred and is continuing and the
Percentage Factor is less than or equal to the Maximum Percentage Factor
(determined by reference to the most recent Portfolio Report delivered under the
Servicing Agreement), the amount so payable by the Borrower shall not exceed the
amount (if any) required in order to cause (i) the Percentage Factor to be less
than or equal to the Maximum Percentage Factor, determined by reference to such
Portfolio Report and (ii) the Aggregate Principal Balance to be less than or
equal to the Facility Limit. Any such amount shall be applied by the Collection
Agent as a Collection in accordance with Section 2.06 or 2.07 hereof, as
applicable.

         (d) If on any day any of the representations or warranties in Article
IV was or becomes untrue with respect to a Receivable or the nature of the
Administrative Agent's interest therein, the Borrower shall be deemed to have
received on such day a Collection of such Receivable or repayment of a loan to
the European Purchaser, as applicable, in full and the Borrower shall, on such
day, pay to the Collection Agent an amount (in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent)
equal to the Outstanding Balance of such Receivable; provided that, prior to the
Termination Date and so long as no Termination Event has occurred and is
continuing and the Percentage Factor is less than or equal to the Maximum
Percentage Factor (determined by reference to the most recent Portfolio Report
delivered under the Servicing Agreement), the amount so payable by the Borrower
shall not exceed the amount (if any) required in order to cause (i) the
Percentage Factor to be less than or equal to the Maximum Percentage Factor,
determined by reference to such Portfolio Report and (ii) the Aggregate
Principal Balance to be less than or equal to the Facility Limit. Any such
amount shall be allocated and applied by the Collection Agent as a Collection in
accordance with Section 2.06 or 2.07 hereof, as applicable.

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         SECTION 2.09 Payments and Computations, Etc.

         (a) All amounts to be paid by the Borrower or the Collection Agent to
the Administrative Agent, any Funding Agent or any Lender hereunder shall be
paid no later than 11:00 A.M. (New York City time) on the day when due in same
day funds to the applicable Funding Agent's Account. All amounts to be deposited
by the Borrower or the Collection Agent into any Collateral Account, any Funding
Agent's Account or any other account shall be deposited no later than 11:00 A.M.
(New York City time) on the date when due.

         (b) Each of the Borrower and the Collection Agent shall, to the extent
permitted by law, pay interest on any amount not paid or deposited by it when
due hereunder (after as well as before judgment), at an interest rate per annum
equal to 2.00% per annum above the Base Rate, payable on demand.

         (c) All computations of Interest, Fees, and other amounts hereunder
shall be made on the basis of a year of 360 days for the actual number of days
(including the first but excluding the date of payment) elapsed, except that
computations of interest and Interest based on clause (i)(b)(A) of the
definition of Base Rate shall be made on the basis of a year of 365 days (or
366, as applicable). Whenever any payment or deposit to be made hereunder shall
be due on a day other than a Business Day, such payment or deposit shall be made
on the next succeeding Business Day and such extension of time shall be included
in the computation of such payment or deposit. Any computations by the
Administrative Agent or the applicable Funding Agent of amounts payable by the
Borrower hereunder shall be binding upon the Borrower absent manifest error.

         (d) All payments required to be made hereunder to any Lender shall be
made by paying such amount to the applicable Funding Agent's Account in
accordance with this Section 2.09. Upon receipt of funds, such Funding Agent
shall pay such funds to the related Lender(s) owed such funds in accordance with
the records maintained by such Funding Agent. If a Funding Agent shall have paid
to any Lender any funds that (i) must be returned for any reason (including any
Event of Bankruptcy) or (ii) exceeds that which such Lender was entitled to
receive, such amount shall be promptly repaid to such Funding Agent by such
Lender.

         (e) All payments of principal and interest in respect of any Tranche
shall be made in the same Approved Currency as the Approved Currency in which
such Tranche is denominated. All other payments to be made by the Collection
Agent or the Borrower hereunder shall be made solely in Dollars.

         SECTION 2.10 Tranches. Each Loan made by the Lenders in the same Lender
Group on any Borrowing Date shall be allocated to one or more "Tranche Periods"
as set forth in the definition of such term. Any portion of a Loan having one
Tranche Period and one Rate Type and denominated in the same Approved Currency
is referred to herein as a "Tranche". Either the Borrower or (following a
Termination Event or an Incipient Termination Event) the Funding Agent for the
applicable Lender Group may, upon notice to the other party received at least
three Business Days prior to the last day of any Tranche Period in the case of
the Borrower giving notice, or up to the last day of such Tranche Period in the
case of the Funding Agent giving notice, either (i) divide any Tranche
originating on such last day or having a Tranche

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Period ending on such last day into two or more Tranches having an aggregate
Principal Balance equal to the Principal Balance of such divided Tranche, or
(ii) combine any two or more Tranches originating on such last day or having
Tranche Periods ending on such last day into a single Tranche having a Principal
Balance equal to the aggregate of the Principal Balance of such Tranches;
provided, however, that no Tranche owned by any Conduit Lender may be combined
with a Tranche owned by any other Lender, a Tranche held by the Committed
Lenders in any Lender Group may not be combined with any Tranche held by the
Committed Lenders in any other Lender Group and a Tranche denominated in one
Approved Currency may not be combined with a Tranche denominated in another
Approved Currency.

         SECTION 2.11 Breakage Costs.

         (a) The Borrower shall indemnify the Lenders and any related Program
Support Provider against any loss or expense incurred by the Lenders and such
Program Support Providers, either directly or indirectly, as a result of the
failure of any Borrowing (other than a Borrowing of Loans denominated in
Dollars, the Interest Rate for which was to be determined by reference to the
Base Rate) to be made for any reason on the date specified by the Borrower
pursuant to Section 2.02, including any loss or expense incurred by the Lenders
by reason of the liquidation or reemployment of funds acquired by the Lenders
(including funds obtained by issuing Commercial Paper, obtaining deposits as
loans from third parties and reemployment of funds) to fund such Borrowing and
any costs incurred in connection with the termination of any related Currency
Hedge Agreements.

         (b) The Borrower further agrees to pay all Liquidation Fees associated
with a reduction of the Principal Balance of any Tranche at any time.

         (c) A certificate as to any loss, expense or Liquidation Fees payable
pursuant to this Section 2.11 submitted by any Lender, through its Funding
Agent, to the Borrower shall be conclusive in the absence of manifest error.

         SECTION 2.12 Illegality. Notwithstanding any other provision of this
Agreement, if the adoption of or any change in any Law or in the interpretation
or application thereof by any relevant Official Body shall make it unlawful for
any Lender to make or maintain Tranches for which Interest is calculated by
reference to the Adjusted Eurocurrency Rate (each a "Eurocurrency Tranche") as
contemplated by this Agreement or to obtain in the interbank Eurocurrency market
the funds with which to make or maintain any such Eurocurrency Tranche, (a) such
Lender shall promptly notify the Administrative Agent, its Funding Agent and the
Borrower thereof, (b) the obligation of such Lender to fund or maintain
Eurocurrency Tranches or continue Eurocurrency Tranches as such shall forthwith
be cancelled and (c) such Lender's Tranches then outstanding as Eurocurrency
Tranches, if any, shall be converted on the last day of the Tranche Period for
such Tranches or within such earlier period as required by Law into Tranche that
accrue Interest based on the Base Rate (each a "Base Rate Tranche").

         SECTION 2.13 Inability to Determine Eurocurrency Rate. If prior to the
commencement of any Tranche Period for a Eurocurrency Tranche denominated in any
currency:

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         (a) the Administrative Agent determines (which determination shall be
conclusive absent manifest error) that adequate and reasonable means do not
exist for ascertaining the Adjusted Eurocurrency Rate or the Eurocurrency Rate,
as applicable, for such Tranche Period; or

         (b) the Administrative Agent is advised by the Required Committed
Lenders that the Adjusted Eurocurrency Rate or the Eurocurrency Rate, as
applicable, for such Tranche Period will not adequately and fairly reflect the
cost to such Lenders of making or maintaining the related Tranche for such
Tranche Period;

then the Administrative Agent shall give notice thereof to the Borrower and each
Funding Agent by telephone or telecopy as promptly as practicable thereafter
and, until the Administrative Agent notifies the Borrower and each Funding Agent
that the circumstances giving rise to such notice no longer exist, (i) any
request to convert a Tranche to, or to continue any Tranche as, a Eurocurrency
Tranche denominated in such currency shall be ineffective and such Tranche shall
be converted to or continued as on the last day of the Tranche Period applicable
thereto (A) if such Tranche is denominated in Dollars, a Base Rate Tranche or
(B) if such Tranche is denominated in a Local Currency, as a Tranche bearing
interest at such rate as the Required Committed Lenders and the Borrower may
agree adequately reflects the costs to the affected Lenders of making or
maintaining such Tranche, and (ii) if any Borrowing Request requests a
Eurocurrency Borrowing in such currency, such Borrowing shall be made as a Base
Rate Tranche (if such Borrowing is requested to be made in Dollars) or shall be
made as a Borrowing bearing interest at such rate as the Required Committed
Lenders shall agree adequately reflects the costs to the Lenders of making the
Loans comprising such Borrowing.

         SECTION 2.14 Indemnity for Reserves and Expenses.

         (a) If any Change in Law shall:

               (i) impose, modify or deem applicable any reserve, special
         deposit or similar requirement against assets of, deposits with or for
         the account of, or credit extended by, any Indemnified Party (except
         any such reserve requirement reflected in the Adjusted Eurocurrency
         Rate or those for which payment has been requested pursuant to Section
         2.18); or

               (ii) impose on any Indemnified Party any other condition
         affecting this Agreement, any Asset Purchase Agreement, any Program
         Support Agreement or any other Transaction Document or Eurocurrency
         Tranches made or maintained by such Indemnified Party (except those for
         which payment has been requested pursuant to Section 2.18);

and the result of any of the foregoing shall be to increase the cost to such
Indemnified Party of making or maintaining any Eurocurrency Tranche (or of
maintaining its obligation to fund any such Tranche or its obligations under any
Program Support Agreement or Asset Purchase Agreement) or to reduce the amount
of any sum received or receivable by such Indemnified Party hereunder (whether
of principal, interest or otherwise), then the Borrower will pay to such

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Indemnified Party such additional amount or amounts as will compensate such
Indemnified Party for such additional costs incurred or reduction suffered.

         (b) Subject to the limitations set forth in the Lender Fee Letter, if
any Indemnified Party determines that any Change in Law regarding capital
requirements has or would have the effect of reducing the rate of return on such
Indemnified Party's capital or on the capital of such Indemnified Party's
holding company, if any, as a consequence of this Agreement, any Asset Purchase
Agreement or any Program Support Agreement or the Loans made or acquired by such
Indemnified Party, to a level below that which such Indemnified Party or holding
company could have achieved but for such Change in Law (taking into
consideration such Indemnified Party's policies and the policies of such
Indemnified Party's holding company with respect to capital adequacy), then from
time to time the Borrower will pay to such Indemnified Party such additional
amount or amounts as will compensate such Indemnified Party or such Indemnified
Party's holding company for any such reduction suffered.

         (c) A certificate of an Indemnified Party setting forth the amount or
amounts necessary to compensate such Indemnified Party or its holding company,
as applicable, as specified in paragraph (a) or (b) of this Section shall be
delivered to the Borrower and shall be conclusive absent manifest error. The
Borrower shall pay such Indemnified Party the amount shown as due on any such
certificate within 10 days after receipt thereof.

         (d) Promptly after any Indemnified Party has determined that it will
make a request for compensation pursuant to this Section 2.14, such Indemnified
Party shall notify the Borrower of such determination. Failure or delay on the
part of any Indemnified Party to demand compensation pursuant to this Section
shall not constitute a waiver of such Indemnified Party's right to demand such
compensation; provided that the Borrower shall not be required to compensate an
Indemnified Party pursuant to this Section for any increased costs or reductions
incurred more than 180 days prior to the date that such Indemnified Party
notifies the Borrower of the Change in Law giving rise to such increased costs
or reductions and of such Indemnified Party's intention to claim compensation
therefor; provided, further, that, if the Change in Law giving rise to such
increased costs or reductions is retroactive, then the 180-day period referred
to above shall be extended to include the period of retroactive effect thereof.

         SECTION 2.15 Indemnity for Taxes.

         (a) Any and all payments by or on account of any obligation of the
Borrower hereunder shall be made free and clear of and without deduction for any
Indemnified Taxes or Other Taxes; provided that if the Borrower shall be
required to deduct any Indemnified Taxes or Other Taxes from such payments, then
(i) the sum payable shall be increased as necessary so that after making all
required deductions (including deductions applicable to additional sums payable
under this Section) the recipient of such payment receives an amount equal to
the sum it would have received had no such deductions been made, (ii) the
Borrower shall make such deductions and (iii) the Borrower shall pay the full
amount deducted to the relevant Official Body in accordance with applicable law.

         (b) In addition, the Borrower shall pay any Other Taxes to the relevant
Official Body in accordance with applicable law.

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         (c) The Borrower shall indemnify each Indemnified Party within 10 days
after written demand therefor, for the full amount of any Indemnified Taxes or
Other Taxes paid by such Indemnified Party on or with respect to any payment by
or on account of any obligation of the Borrower hereunder (including Indemnified
Taxes or Other Taxes imposed or asserted on or attributable to amounts payable
under this Section) and any penalties, interest and reasonable expenses arising
therefrom or with respect thereto, whether or not such Indemnified Taxes or
Other Taxes were correctly or legally imposed or asserted by the relevant
Official Body. A certificate as to the amount of such payment or liability
delivered to the Borrower by an Indemnified Party, or by the Administrative
Agent on its own behalf, on behalf of another Agent or on behalf of a Lender,
shall be conclusive absent manifest error.

         (d) As soon as practicable after any payment of Indemnified Taxes or
Other Taxes by the Borrower to an Official Body, the Borrower shall deliver to
the related Funding Agent the original or a certified copy of a receipt issued
by such Official Body evidencing such payment, a copy of the return reporting
such payment or other evidence of such payment reasonably satisfactory to such
Funding Agent.

         (e) Any Foreign Lender that is entitled to an exemption from or
reduction of withholding Tax under the law of the jurisdiction in which the
Borrower is located, or any treaty to which such jurisdiction is a party, with
respect to payments under this Agreement shall deliver to the Borrower (with a
copy to the Administrative Agent), at the time or times prescribed by applicable
law, such properly completed and executed documentation prescribed by applicable
law or reasonably requested by the Borrower as will permit such payments to be
made without withholding or at a reduced rate.

         (f) If an Indemnified Party determines, in its sole discretion, that it
has received a refund of any Taxes or Other Taxes as to which it has been
indemnified by the Borrower or with respect to which the Borrower has paid
additional amounts pursuant to this Section 2.15, it shall pay over such refund
to the Borrower (but only to the extent of indemnity payments made, or
additional amounts paid, by the Borrower under this Section 2.15 with respect to
the Taxes or Other Taxes giving rise to such refund), net of all out-of-pocket
expenses of such Indemnified Party and without interest (other than any interest
paid by the relevant Official Body with respect to such refund); provided that
the Borrower, upon the request of such Indemnified Party, agrees to repay the
amount paid over to the Borrower (plus any penalties, interest or other charges
imposed by the relevant Official Body) to such Indemnified Party in the event
such Indemnified Party is required to repay such refund to such Official Body.
This Section shall not be construed to require any Indemnified Party to make
available its Tax returns (or any other information relating to its Taxes which
it deems confidential) to the Borrower or any other Person.

         SECTION 2.16 Security Interest. As security for the performance by the
Borrower of all the terms, covenants and agreements on the part of the Borrower
to be performed under this Agreement or any other Transaction Document,
including the punctual payment when due of all Borrower Obligations, the
Borrower hereby grants to the Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the
Secured Parties, a security interest in, all of the Borrower's right, title and
interest in and to the following (collectively, the "Collateral"):

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         (a) all Receivables, whether now owned and existing or hereafter
acquired or arising, together with all Related Security and Collections with
respect thereto;

         (b) all loans made to the European Purchaser under the European Loan
Agreement;

         (c) the Originator Purchase Agreements, the European Loan Agreement,
the Transfer Agreement, the European Purchaser Guaranty, the European Purchaser
Security Agreement, the Servicing Agreement, the Performance Guaranty, the
Credit Default Swaps and the Control Agreements (collectively, the "Collateral
Agreements"), including, without limitation, (i) all rights of the Borrower to
receive moneys due or to become due under or pursuant to the Collateral
Agreements, (ii) all security interests and property subject thereto from time
to time purporting to secure payment of monies due or to become due under or
pursuant to the Collateral Agreements, (iii) all rights of the Borrower to
receive proceeds of any insurance, indemnity, warranty or guaranty with respect
to the Collateral Agreements, (iv) all claims of the Borrower for damages
arising out of or for breach of or default under the Collateral Agreements, and
(v) the right to compel performance and otherwise exercise all remedies and
enforce all rights under the Collateral Agreements;

         (d) the Collection Accounts, the Concentration Accounts, any Credit
Default Collateral Accounts (as defined in the Transfer Agreement), the Credit
Default Premium Reserve Account and the Collateral Accounts, including, without
limitation, (i) all funds and other evidences of payment held therein and all
certificates and instruments, if any, from time to time representing or
evidencing any of such accounts or any funds and other evidences of payment held
therein, (ii) all investment property and other financial assets held in, or
acquired with funds from, such accounts and all certificates and instruments
from time to time representing or evidencing such investment property and
financial assets, (iii) all notes, certificates of deposit and other instruments
from time to time hereafter delivered in substitution for any of the then
existing accounts and (iv) all interest, dividends, cash, instruments, financial
assets, investment property and other property from time to time received,
receivable or otherwise distributed in respect of or in exchange for any and all
of such accounts;

         (e) all other assets of the Borrower, whether now owned and existing or
hereafter acquired or arising, including, without limitation, all accounts,
chattel paper, goods, equipment, inventory, instruments, investment property,
deposit accounts and general intangibles (as those terms are defined in the UCC
as in effect on the date hereof in the State of New York) in which the Borrower
has any interest; and

         (f) to the extent not included in the foregoing, all Proceeds of any
and all of the foregoing.

         SECTION 2.17 Conversion of Currencies.

         (a) If on any Settlement Date it is necessary for funds in one currency
to be converted into another currency in order to make any payment required to
be made pursuant to Section 2.06 or 2.07, as applicable, the Collection Agent
shall solicit offer quotations from at least two foreign exchange dealers
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effecting such exchange and shall select the quotation which provides for the
best exchange rate. The Collection Agent shall effect such exchange (or, with
respect to amounts in any Collateral Account, shall instruct the Administrative
Agent to effect such exchange) as soon thereafter as is reasonably practicable.

         (b) On each Exchange Rate Determination Date, the Collection Agent
shall determine the Spot Rate for each Local Currency and give notice thereof to
the Administrative Agent. In the event the Spot Rate for such Local Currency
cannot be determined by the Collection Agent because the relevant exchange rate
does not appear on any Reuters World Currency Page for such currency as set
forth in the definition of Spot Rate, then the Spot Rate shall be determined by
the Administrative Agent and notified to the Collection Agent in accordance with
such definition.

         (c) Whenever any computation or calculation hereunder requires the
aggregation of amounts denominated in more than one currency, all amounts that
are denominated in a Local Currency shall be converted to Dollars using the Spot
Rate determined for the Exchange Rate Determination Date immediately preceding
the date of such calculation.

         SECTION 2.18 Additional Reserve Costs.

         (a) If and for so long as any Lender is required to make special
deposits with the Bank of England, to maintain reserve asset ratios or to pay
fees, in each case in respect of all or any portion of such Lender's Loans in
any Local Currency, such Lender may require the Borrower to pay,
contemporaneously with each payment of Interest on each of such Loans,
additional interest on such Loan at a rate per annum equal to the Mandatory
Costs Rate calculated in accordance with the formula and in the manner set forth
in Exhibit F hereto.

         (b) If and so long as any Lender is required to comply with reserve
assets, liquidity, cash margin or other requirements of any monetary or other
authority (including any such requirement imposed by the European Central Bank
or the European System of Central Banks, but excluding requirements reflected in
the Statutory Reserves or the Mandatory Costs Rate) in respect of any of such
Lender's Loans in any Local Currency, such Lender may require the Borrower to
pay, contemporaneously with each payment of Interest on each of such Lender's
Loans subject to such requirements, additional interest on such Loan at a rate
per annum specified by such Lender to be the cost to such Lender of complying
with such requirements in relation to such Loan.

         (c) Any additional interest owed pursuant to paragraph (a) or (b) above
shall be determined by the applicable Lender, which determination shall be
conclusive absent manifest error, and notified to the Borrower (with a copy to
the Administrative Agent) at least five Business Days before each date on which
Interest is payable for the applicable Loan, and such additional interest so
notified to the Borrower by such Lender shall be payable to the related Funding
Agent for the account of such Lender on each date on which Interest is payable
for such Loan.

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         SECTION 2.19 Mitigation Obligations; Replacement of Lenders.

         (a) If any Committed Lender requests compensation under Section 2.14 or
2.18, or if the Borrower is required to pay any additional amount to any
Committed Lender or any Official Body for the account of any Committed Lender
pursuant to Section 2.15, then such Committed Lender shall use reasonable
efforts to designate a different lending office for funding or booking its Loans
hereunder or to assign its rights and obligations hereunder to another of its
offices, branches or Affiliates, if, in the reasonable judgment of such
Committed Lender, such designation or assignment (i) would eliminate or reduce
amounts payable pursuant to Section 2.14, 2.15 or 2.18, as applicable, in the
future and (ii) would not subject such Committed Lender or its related Conduit
Lender to any material unreimbursed cost or expense and would not otherwise be
disadvantageous to such Committed Lender or its related Conduit Lender in any
material respect. The Borrower hereby agrees to pay all reasonable costs and
expenses incurred by any Committed Lender in connection with any such
designation or assignment.

         (b) If any Lender in a Lender Group requests compensation under Section
2.14 or 2.18, or if the Borrower is required to pay any additional amount to
such Lender or any Official Body for the account of such Lender pursuant to
Section 2.15, or if such Lender is a Defaulting Lender, then the Borrower may,
at its sole expense and effort, upon notice to such Lender, the related Funding
Agent and the Administrative Agent, (i) if such Lender is a Committed Lender,
require such Lender to assign and delegate, without recourse (in accordance with
and subject to the restrictions contained in Section 11.03), all its interests,
rights and obligations under this Agreement to an Eligible Assignee acceptable
to the related Funding Agent that shall assume such obligations (which assignee
may be another Lender, if a Lender accepts such assignment) or (ii) require all
Lenders in such Lender Group to assign and delegate, without recourse (in
accordance with an subject to the restrictions contained in Section 11.03), all
their interests, rights and obligations under this Agreement to assignees
selected by the Borrower; provided that, in each case of clauses (i) and (ii),
that (x) the Borrower shall have received the prior written consent of the
Administrative Agent, which consent shall not unreasonably be withheld, (y) the
assigning Lender(s) shall have received payment of an amount equal to the
aggregate outstanding Principal Balance of their respective Loans, accrued
Interest thereon through the last day of the Tranche Periods therefor, accrued
Fees and all other amounts payable to them hereunder, from the assignee (to the
extent of such outstanding Principal Balance and accrued Interest and Fees) or
the Borrower (in the case of all other amounts) and (z) in the case of any such
assignment resulting from a claim for compensation under Section 2.14 or 2.18 or
payments required to be made pursuant to Section 2.15, such assignment will
result in a reduction in such compensation or payments. Nothing in this Section
2.19 shall be deemed to prejudice any rights that the Borrower may have against
any Committed Lender that is a Defaulting Lender.

         SECTION 2.20 Pre-Funding Escrow Arrangements.

         (a) The Borrower currently intends that the Closing Date will be
February 28, 2003, and currently desires that the Lenders make Loans denominated
in Dollars on the Closing Date in an aggregate Principal Balance equal to
$150,000,000 (the "Initial Loan Amount"). In order to ensure that the Initial
Loan Amount will be available at 8:00 a.m., New York City time, on February 28,
2003, the Borrower (a) will deliver Borrowing Requests (the "Pre-Funding

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Requests") to each Funding Agent not later than 12:00 noon, New York City time,
on February 26, 2003, and (b) desires that the Lenders, pursuant to the
Pre-Funding Requests, transfer an amount equal to (i) the Initial Loan Amount
(such funds, the "Delivered Funds") to the account of the Administrative Agent
designated for such purpose in a written notice to each Funding Agent (such
account, the "Pre-Funding Escrow Account") on February 27, 2003. The followings
agreements and understandings shall apply with respect to (a) the arrangements
for the availability of funds to enable the funding by the Lenders of the
Initial Loan Amount upon the satisfaction of the conditions set forth in
Sections 3.01 and 3.02 of this Agreement (the "Closing") and (b) the release of
the Delivered Funds as the Initial Loan Amount upon the Closing:

         (i) The Administrative Agent, on behalf of the Lenders, shall have sole
     and exclusive dominion over and control of the Pre-Funding Escrow Account
     and all property from time to time deposited therein.

         (ii) Upon receipt from the Borrower of the Pre-Funding Requests on
     February 26, 2003, each Funding Agent will provide notice to each Lender in
     its Lender Group, in the manner that would be applicable to a Borrowing
     Request under Section 2.02, that such Lender should make available to the
     Administrative Agent, not later than 2:00 p.m., New York City time on
     February 27, 2003, such Lender's pro rata portion (determined in accordance
     with Section 2.02) of the Delivered Funds. Each Lender shall make its pro
     rata portion of the Delivered Funds available to the Administrative Agent
     by wire transfer of immediately available funds to the Pre-Funding Escrow
     Account.

         (iii) Notwithstanding anything in this Agreement or any other document
     to the contrary, (A) the Administrative Agent shall hold the Delivered
     Funds for the account of the Lenders pending release of the Delivered Funds
     pursuant to paragraph (vi) below, and (B) the Borrower shall have no right,
     title or interest in or to the Delivered Funds pending such release.

         (iv) The Administrative Agent shall use its commercially reasonable
     efforts to invest (in any Permitted Investment) such of the Delivered Funds
     as are on deposit in the Pre-Funding Escrow Account at 2:00 p.m., New York
     City time, on February 27, 2003. All earnings on the Delivered Funds (the
     "Investment Earnings") shall be paid into the Pre-Funding Escrow Account.
     The Administrative Agent shall not be liable to any person for any loss
     suffered in connection with any investment of funds made by it in
     accordance with this Section 2.20.

         (v) The Borrower shall reimburse each Lender for its cost of delivery
     of its pro rata portion of the Delivered Funds. Such reimbursement shall,
     as to each Lender, be equal to the product of (1) such Lender's pro rata
     portion of the Delivered Funds, (2) a percentage equal to the applicable CP
     Rate (in the case of Delivered Funds funded by a Conduit Lender through the
     issuance of Commercial Paper) or the Base Rate applicable to Loans
     denominated in Dollars as of the Closing Date (in all other cases) and (3)
     a fraction the numerator of which is the

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     actual number of days elapsed from and including February 27, 2003, to the
     date such Delivered Funds are released to the Borrower or returned to such
     Lender pursuant to paragraph (vi) below and the denominator of which is 360
     (in the case of the CP Rate) or 365 (in all other cases). Such
     reimbursement shall be paid by the Borrower to the respective Funding
     Agents for the account of the Lenders in their Lender Groups on the first
     Settlement Date to occur after the Closing Date pursuant to the terms of
     this Agreement; provided, however, that if the Delivered Funds are released
     to the Lenders (and not to the Borrower) pursuant to paragraph (vi) below,
     such reimbursement amount shall be payable by the Borrower immediately upon
     release of the Delivered Funds.

         (vi) Upon the occurrence of the Closing on February 28, 2003, the
     Administrative Agent is authorized to release to and thereby make available
     to the Borrower (1) the Delivered Funds as the Initial Loan Amount and (2)
     all Investment Earnings. If the Closing has not occurred by 11:59 p.m., New
     York City time, on February 28, 2003, the Delivered Funds shall be
     immediately released to the Administrative Agent for distribution to the
     Lenders on March 3, 2003, and all Investment Earnings shall be released to
     the Administrative Agent to the extent necessary to offset amounts payable
     by the Borrower to the Lenders (and in the event that the amount of the
     Investment Earnings exceeds the amount payable to the Lenders, the amount
     of such excess Investment Earnings shall be released to the Administrative
     Agent for distribution to the Borrower).

         (vii) In order to induce the Administrative Agent to act under this
     Section 2.20, the Borrower, the Administrative Agent, the Funding Agents
     and the Lenders agree that:

               (A) the duties and obligations of each of the Administrative
         Agent under this Section 2.20 are those specifically provided herein
         and no other, and the Administrative Agent shall not incur any
         liability whatsoever other than for its own willful misconduct or gross
         negligence;

               (B) the Administrative Agent shall not have any responsibility
         for the genuineness or validity of any document or other material
         presented to or deposited with it pursuant to this Section 2.20, nor
         any liability for any action taken, suffered or omitted in accordance
         with any written instructions or certificates given to it hereunder and
         believed by it to be signed by the proper party or parties pursuant to
         this Section 2.20;

               (C) in the event that the Administrative Agent shall be uncertain
         as to its duties or rights hereunder or shall receive instructions,
         claims or demands from any party hereto that, in its opinion, conflict
         with any of the provisions under this Section 2.20, the Administrative
         Agent shall be entitled to refrain from taking any action and its sole
         obligation shall be to keep safely all property held in escrow until it
         shall be directed otherwise in writing by all the other parties hereto
         or by a final order or judgment of a court of competent jurisdiction;
         and

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               (D) the Administrative Agent shall not be bound by any
         modification, amendment, termination, cancellation, rescission or
         suppression of this Section 2.20 unless the same shall be in writing
         and signed by all the other parties hereto, and, if its rights, duties
         or immunities as Administrative Agent are affected thereby, unless the
         Administrative Agent shall have given its prior written consent
         thereto.

         (viii) Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Agreement, on
     and as of February 27, 2003, the Borrower only makes the representations
     and warranties set forth in Sections 4.01(a), (b), (c), (d) and (n).

                      ARTICLE III CONDITIONS OF BORROWINGS

         SECTION 3.01 Conditions Precedent to Initial Borrowing. The initial
Borrowing under this Agreement is subject to the conditions precedent that:

               (i) all Fees required to be paid on or prior to the Closing Date
         in accordance with the Fee Letters shall have been paid in full in
         accordance with the terms thereof;

               (ii) to the extent required by the program documents governing
         any Conduit Lender's Commercial Paper program, each Rating Agency shall
         have confirmed that the execution and delivery of this Agreement by
         such Conduit Lender will not result in the reduction or withdrawal of
         the then-current ratings of such Conduit Lender's Commercial Paper; and

               (iii) the Administrative Agent shall have received on or before
         the date of such Borrowing all of the instruments, documents,
         agreements, certificates and opinions specified on Schedule IV or that
         the Administrative Agent or any Funding Agent may otherwise reasonably
         request, each (unless otherwise indicated) dated such date, in form and
         substance satisfactory to the Administrative Agent and each Funding
         Agent.

         SECTION 3.02 Conditions Precedent to All Borrowings. Each Borrowing
(including, without limitation, the initial Borrowing) and each Release
hereunder shall be subject to the further conditions precedent that (a) the
Collection Agent shall have delivered to the Administrative Agent and each
Funding Agent all Portfolio Reports required to be delivered under the Servicing
Agreement, each duly completed and containing information covering the most
recently ended reporting period for which information is required pursuant to
Section 2.3 of the Servicing Agreement, (b) on the date of such Borrowing or
Release the following statements shall be true (and acceptance of the proceeds
of any such Borrowing or Release shall be deemed a representation and warranty
by the Borrower that such statements are then true):

               (i) The representations and warranties contained in Section 4.01
         are correct on and as of the date of such Borrowing or Release as
         though made on and as of such date, except that the representations and
         warranties set forth in Sections 4.01(e), (f) and (q)(i) shall be
         required to be true and correct only as of each Borrowing Date and each
         Reporting Date,

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               (ii) No event has occurred and is continuing, or would result
         from such Borrowing or Release, that constitutes a Termination Event,
         an Involuntary Bankruptcy Event or, in the case of a Borrowing, an
         Incipient Termination Event, and

               (iii) Each Originator shall have sold to the Transferor or the
         European Purchaser, as applicable, pursuant to the applicable
         Originator Purchase Agreement, all Receivables that arose on or prior
         to the immediately preceding Business Day, and the Transferor shall
         have sold to the Borrower all Receivables so sold to it and all loans
         made by it under the European Loan Agreement; and

         (c) The Administrative Agent and each Funding Agent shall have received
such other approvals, opinions or documents as it may reasonably request.

                                   ARTICLE IV

                         REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES

         SECTION 4.01 Representations and Warranties of the Borrower. The
Borrower hereby represents and warrants as follows as of the date hereof and as
of the date of each Borrowing and each Release hereunder and as of each
Reporting Date (except that the representations and warranties set forth in
paragraphs (e), (f) and (q)(i) below shall be made solely on the date of each
Borrowing and each Reporting Date):

         (a) The Borrower is a limited liability company duly formed, validly
existing and in good standing under the laws of Delaware, and is duly qualified
to do business, and is in good standing, in every jurisdiction where the nature
of its business requires it to be so qualified, unless the failure to so qualify
would not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

         (b) The execution, delivery and performance by the Borrower of the
Transaction Documents, including the Borrower's use of the proceeds of Loans,
(i) are within the Borrower's limited liability company powers, (ii) have been
duly authorized by all necessary limited liability company action, (iii) do not
contravene (A) the Borrower's certificate of formation or limited liability
company agreement, (B) any law, rule or regulation applicable to the Borrower,
(C) any contractual restriction binding on or affecting the Borrower or its
property or (D) any order, writ, judgment, award, injunction or decree binding
on or affecting the Borrower or its property, where any such contravention
described in this clause (iii) could reasonably be expected to have,
individually or in the aggregate, a Material Adverse Effect, and (iv) do not
result in or require the creation of any Adverse Claim upon or with respect to
any of its properties (except as created pursuant to the Transaction Documents).
Each of the Transaction Documents has been duly executed and delivered by the
Borrower.

         (c) No authorization or approval or other action by, and no notice to
or filing with, any Official Body is required for the due execution, delivery
and performance by the Borrower of the Transaction Documents to which it is a
party or any other document to be

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delivered thereunder, except for the filing of UCC financing statements referred
to on Schedule IV.

         (d) Each of the Transaction Documents to which the Borrower is a party
constitutes the legal, valid and binding obligation of the Borrower enforceable
against the Borrower in accordance with its terms, subject to the effects of (i)
bankruptcy, insolvency, moratorium, reorganization or other similar laws
affecting the enforcement of creditors' rights generally, (ii) general
principles of equity, regardless of whether such enforceability is considered in
a proceeding in equity or at law and (iii) implied covenants of good faith and
fair dealing.

         (e) The opening pro forma balance sheet of the Borrower as of the
Closing Date, giving effect to the initial Borrowing to be made under this
Agreement, a copy of which has been furnished to the Administrative Agent and
each Funding Agent, fairly presents on a pro forma basis the estimated financial
condition of the Borrower as of such date. Since the Closing Date there has been
no event or circumstance which has had or that is reasonably likely to have a
Material Adverse Effect.

         (f) Except as set forth in Schedule VIII, as of the initial Borrowing
Date, there are no actions, suits or proceedings at law or in equity or by or
before any Official Body or in arbitration now pending or, to the actual
knowledge of a Responsible Officer of the Borrower, threatened in writing
against or affecting the Borrower or any of its business, property or rights. As
of each other Borrowing Date and Reporting Date, there are no actions, suits or
proceedings at law or in equity or by or before any Official Body or in
arbitration, to the actual knowledge of a Responsible Officer of the Borrower,
threatened in writing against or affecting the Borrower or any of its business,
property or rights which in either case, (i) involve the Transaction Documents
or the Transactions (as defined in the Senior Credit Agreement as in effect on
the date hereof) or (ii) as to which an adverse determination is reasonably
probable and which could reasonably be expected to have, individually or in the
aggregate, a Material Adverse Effect or materially and adversely effect the
Transactions. The Borrower is not in default of any order of any Official Body
where such default could reasonably be expected to have, individually or in the
aggregate, a Material Adverse Effect.

         (g) No proceeds of any Borrowing will be used to purchase or carry, or
to extend credit to others for the purpose of purchasing or carrying, "margin
stock" within the meaning of Regulation T, U or X promulgated by the Board of
Governors of the Federal Reserve System from time to time.

         (h) Each Receivable treated as or represented to be a Pool Receivable
is owned by the Borrower or the European Purchaser, as the case may be, free and
clear of any Adverse Claim (other than Permitted Adverse Claims). The
Administrative Agent, for the benefit of the Secured Parties, has a valid and
perfected first priority security interest in each Pool Receivable now existing
or hereafter arising and in the Related Security and Collections with respect
thereto and all other Collateral, in each case free and clear of any Adverse
Claim (other than Permitted Adverse Claims). No effective financing statement or
other instrument similar in effect is filed in any recording office listing the
Borrower, the European Purchaser, the Transferor or any Originator as debtor,
covering any Pool Receivable, Related Security or other

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Collateral except such as (i) may be filed in favor of the Administrative Agent
in accordance with this Agreement and (ii) as may be filed in favor of the
Borrower, the European Purchaser or the Transferor and assigned to the
Administrative Agent in accordance with this Agreement, the Transfer Agreement,
the European Purchaser Security Agreement and the European Loan Agreement.

         (i) Each Portfolio Report (if prepared by any Transaction Party or one
of their respective Affiliates, or to the extent that information contained
therein is supplied by any Transaction Party or an Affiliate), information,
exhibit, document, book, record or report furnished in writing at any time by or
on behalf of any Transaction Party to the Administrative Agent, any Funding
Agent or any Lender in connection with this Agreement is accurate in all
material respects as of its date or (except as otherwise disclosed to the
Administrative Agent, such Funding Agent or such Lender, as the case may be, at
such time) as of the date so furnished. The Information Memorandum is accurate
in all material respects as of its date and does not contain any untrue
statement of a material fact or omit to state a material fact necessary in order
to make the statements contained therein, in the light of the circumstances
under which they were made, not misleading. All financial statements and other
financial data which have been or shall hereafter be furnished by any
Transaction Party fairly present, and will fairly present, in all material
respects, the financial condition of the applicable Transaction Party and its
consolidated subsidiaries as of the dates set forth therein and the results of
operations of such Transaction Party and its consolidated subsidiaries for the
periods ended on such dates.

         (j) The Borrower is located in the State of Delaware for the purposes
of Section 9-307 of the UCC as in effect in the State of New York.

         (k) The names and addresses of all the Collection Account Banks and the
Concentration Account Banks together with the account numbers of the Collection
Accounts and the Concentration Accounts at such Collection Account Banks and
Concentration Account Banks are as specified in Schedule V hereto, as such
Schedule V may be updated from time to time pursuant to Section 5.01(g).

         (l) Since its formation, the Borrower has not used any company name,
tradename or doing-business-as name other than the name in which it has executed
this Agreement. The Borrower's Federal Employer Identification Number is
57-1140153.

         (m) The Borrower was formed on February 20, 2003 and the Borrower did
not engage in any business activities prior to the date of this Agreement. The
Borrower has no Subsidiaries. The Transferor directly owns 100% of the
membership interests of the Borrower, free and clear of any Adverse Claims.

         (n) The Borrower is not an "investment company" as defined in, or
subject to regulation under, the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended.

         (o) (i) The fair value of the assets of the Borrower, at a fair
valuation, exceed the debts and liabilities, direct, subordinated, contingent or
otherwise, of the Borrower; (ii) the present fair saleable value of the property
of the Borrower is greater than the amount that will be required to pay the
probable liabilities of the Borrower on its debts and other liabilities, direct,

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subordinated, contingent or otherwise, as such debts and other liabilities
become absolute and matured; (iii) the Borrower will be able to pay its debts
and liabilities, direct, subordinated, contingent or otherwise, as such debts
and liabilities become absolute and matured; and (iv) the Borrower will not have
unreasonably small capital with which to conduct the businesses in which it is
engaged as such business is now conducted and is proposed to be conducted
following the Closing Date. The Borrower does not intend to, and does not
believe that it will, incur debts or liabilities beyond its ability to pay such
debts and liabilities as they mature, taking into account the timing and amounts
of cash to be received by it and the timing and amounts of cash to be payable on
or in respect of its Indebtedness.

         (p) With respect to each Receivable treated as or represented to be a
Pool Receivable, the Transferor or the European Purchaser, as applicable
purchased such Receivable from the applicable Originator in exchange for payment
(made by the Transferor or the European Purchaser, as applicable, to such
Originator in accordance with the provisions of the applicable Originator
Purchase Agreement) of cash, an addition to the principal amount of the
applicable Intercompany Note, or a combination thereof in an amount which
constitutes fair consideration and reasonably equivalent value. With respect to
each Receivable and loan acquired by the Borrower from the Transferor, such
Receivable or loan has been acquired by the Borrower from the Transferor in
accordance with the terms of the Transfer Agreement. Each such purchase referred
to above shall not have been made for or on account of an antecedent debt owed
by the applicable Originator to the Transferor or the European Purchaser, or by
the Transferor to the Borrower, as the case may be, and no such sale is or may
be voidable or subject to avoidance under any section of the United States
Bankruptcy Code or any other Law, whether foreign or domestic.

         (q) (i) The Borrower and its ERISA Affiliates are in compliance with
the applicable provisions of ERISA and the provisions of the IRC relating to
Plans and the regulations and published interpretations thereunder and any
similar applicable non-U.S. law, except for such noncompliance that could not
reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect. No Reportable Event
has occurred during the past five years as to which the Borrower or any ERISA
Affiliate was required to file a report with the PBGC, other than reports that
have been filed and reports the failure of which to file could not reasonably be
expected to have a Material Adverse Effect. As of the Closing Date, the present
value of all benefit liabilities under each Plan of the Borrower and the ERISA
Affiliates (based on those assumptions used to fund such Plan), as of the last
annual valuation date applicable thereto for which a valuation is available, did
not exceed the value of the assets of such Plan by an amount that could
reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect, and the present value
of all benefit liabilities of all underfunded Plans (based on those assumptions
used to fund each such Plan), as of the last annual valuation dates applicable
thereto for which valuations are available, did not exceed the value of the
assets of all such underfunded Plans by an amount that could reasonably be
expected to have a Material Adverse Effect. None of the Borrower and the ERISA
Affiliates has incurred or could reasonably be expected to incur any Withdrawal
Liability that could reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.
None of the Borrower and the ERISA Affiliates has received any written
notification that any Multiemployer Plan is in reorganization or has been
terminated within the meaning of Title IV of ERISA, or has knowledge that any
Multiemployer Plan is reasonably expected to be in reorganization or to be
terminated, where such reorganization or termination has had or could reasonably
be expected to have, through increases

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in the contributions required to be made to such Plan or otherwise, a Material
Adverse Effect. (ii) No Adverse Claim exists in favor of the Pension Benefit
Guaranty Corporation on any of the Collateral.

         (r) Each Receivable included in the calculation of the Net Receivables
Balance on any date shall be an Eligible Receivable as of such date.

         (s) No event has occurred and is continuing and no condition exists
which constitutes a Termination Event.

                                    ARTICLE V

                                    COVENANTS

         SECTION 5.01 Covenants of the Borrower. Until the Final Payout Date:

         (a) Compliance with Laws, Etc. The Borrower will comply in all respects
with all applicable Laws and preserve and maintain its limited liability company
existence, rights, franchises, qualifications, and privileges except to the
extent that the failure so to comply with such Laws or the failure so to
preserve and maintain such rights, franchises, qualifications, and privileges
would not reasonably be expected to have a Material Adverse Effect.

         (b) Offices, Records and Books of Account. The Borrower will keep its
office where it keeps its records concerning the Pool Receivables at (i) the
address of the Borrower specified in Section 11.02 as of the date of this
Agreement or (ii) upon 30 days' prior written notice to the Administrative Agent
and each Funding Agent, at any other locations in jurisdictions where all
actions reasonably requested by the Administrative Agent to protect and perfect
its security interest in the Collateral have been taken and completed. The
Borrower also will maintain and implement administrative and operating
procedures (including, without limitation, an ability to recreate records
evidencing Pool Receivables and related Contracts in the event of the
destruction of the originals thereof), and keep and maintain all documents,
books, records and other information reasonably necessary or advisable for the
collection of all Pool Receivables (including, without limitation, records
adequate to permit the daily identification of each Pool Receivable and all
Collections of and adjustments to each existing Pool Receivable).

         (c) Performance and Compliance with Contracts and Credit and Collection
Policy. The Borrower will, at its expense, (i) timely and fully perform and
comply in all material respects with all provisions, covenants and other
promises (if any) required to be observed by it under the Contracts related to
the Pool Receivables in the same manner as if this Agreement did not exist and
(ii) timely and fully comply in all material respects with the Credit and
Collection Policy (as amended from time to time in accordance with the terms
hereof).

         (d) Sales, Liens, Etc. The Borrower will not sell, assign (by operation
of law or otherwise) or otherwise dispose of, or create or suffer to exist any
Adverse Claim (except for Permitted Adverse Claims) upon or with respect to, any
Collateral or any other asset of the Borrower, or assign any right to receive
income in respect thereof. Nothing in this Section 5.01(d) shall prevent the
Borrower from making Restricted Payments otherwise permitted under Section
5.01(o).

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         (e) Extension or Amendment of Receivables and Contracts. Except as
provided in Section 2.2(c) of the Servicing Agreement, the Borrower will not
extend, amend or otherwise modify the terms of any Pool Receivable or amend,
modify or waive any term or condition of any Contract related thereto in a
manner that could reasonably be expected to adversely affect the collectibility
of such Pool Receivable.

         (f) Change in Business or Credit and Collection Policy. The Borrower
will not make any change in the character of its business or in the Credit and
Collection Policy, except for any such change in a Credit and Collection Policy
that would not (i) impair the collectibility of any Pool Receivables in any
material respect or (ii) otherwise be reasonably likely to have a Material
Adverse Effect.

         (g) Change in Payment Instructions to Obligors. The Borrower will not
add or terminate any Collection Account or Concentration Account from those
listed in Schedule V to this Agreement, or make any change in its instructions
to Obligors regarding payments to be made in respect of the Receivables or
payments to be made to any Collection Account or any Concentration Account,
unless the Administrative Agent and each Funding Agent shall have received
notice of such addition, termination or change (including an updated Schedule V)
and a fully executed Control Agreement with respect to each new Collection
Account and each new Concentration Account. Each Collection Account and
Concentration Account shall be maintained at all times in the name of the
Transferor or (x) in the case of a Collection Account maintained outside of the
United States and to the extent permitted under the terms of the applicable
Originator Purchase Agreement, in the name of the applicable Originator or (y)
in the name of the European Purchaser.

         (h) Deposits to Collection Accounts and Concentration Accounts. The
Borrower will cause all Obligors to be instructed to remit all their payments in
respect of Receivables to a Collection Account (either directly by wire transfer
or electronic funds transfer or by check mailed to a lock-box maintained by the
relevant Collection Account Bank). If the Borrower shall receive any Collections
directly, the Borrower shall promptly (and in any event within one Business Day)
cause such Collections to be deposited into a Collection Account or the
applicable Concentration Account. The Borrower will use its reasonable best
efforts to prevent funds which do not constitute Collections of Receivables from
being deposited into any Collection Account or Concentration Account. The
Borrower shall cause each Collection Account Bank to be instructed to remit
funds on deposit in each Collection Account to the applicable Concentration
Account on a daily basis.

         (i) Further Assurances; Change in Name or Jurisdiction of Organization,
etc.

               (A) The Borrower agrees from time to time, at its expense,
         promptly to execute and deliver all further instruments and documents,
         and to take all further actions, that may be necessary or desirable, or
         that the Administrative Agent may reasonably request, to perfect,
         protect or more fully evidence the Administrative Agent's security
         interest in the Collateral, or to enable the Conduit Lenders, the
         Committed Lenders, the Funding Agents or the Administrative Agent to
         exercise and enforce their respective rights and remedies under this
         Agreement. Without limiting the foregoing, the Borrower will, upon the
         request of the Administrative

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         Agent, execute and file such financing or continuation statements, or
         amendments thereto, and such other instruments and documents, that may
         be necessary or desirable, or that the Administrative Agent may
         reasonably request, to perfect, protect or evidence the Administrative
         Agent's security interest in the Collateral.

               (B) The Borrower authorizes the Administrative Agent to file
         financing or continuation statements, and amendments thereto and
         assignments thereof, relating to the Collateral without the signature
         of the Borrower. A photocopy or other reproduction of this Agreement
         shall be sufficient as a financing statement where permitted by law.

               (C) The Borrower will at all times be organized under the laws of
         the State of Delaware and will not take any action to change its
         jurisdiction of organization.

               (D) The Borrower will not change its name, identity, limited
         liability company structure or tax identification number unless the
         Administrative Agent shall have received at least thirty (30) days
         advance written notice of such change and all action by the Borrower
         necessary or appropriate to perfect or maintain the perfection of the
         Administrative Agent's security interest in the Collateral (including,
         without limitation, the filing of all financing statements and the
         taking of such other action as the Administrative Agent may request in
         connection with such change) shall have been duly taken.

         (j) Reporting Requirements. The Borrower will cause to be provided to
the Administrative Agent and each Funding Agent the following:

               (i) Annual Financial Statements: As soon as available, but in any
         event within 90 days after the close of each of the Borrower's fiscal
         years, a copy of the unaudited balance sheet of the Borrower as at the
         end of such year, in each case, together with the related statements of
         income and retained earnings and of cash flows of the Borrower for such
         year, setting forth in each case in comparative form the figures for
         the previous year, certified by its chief financial officer as having
         been prepared in accordance with GAAP;

               (ii) Quarterly Financial Statements. As soon as available, but in
         any event not later than 45 days after the end of each of the first
         three quarterly periods of each fiscal year of the Borrower, unaudited
         balance sheets for the Borrower as at the close of each such period and
         related statements of income, shareholders' equity and cash flows in
         each case for the period from the beginning of such fiscal year to the
         end of such quarter, in each case certified by its chief financial
         officer as having been prepared in accordance with GAAP;

               (iii) Compliance Certificate. At the time of the delivery of the
         financial statements provided for in clause (i) or clause (ii) of this
         Section 5.01(j) of the Borrower, a certificate of a Financial Officer
         of the Borrower, to the effect that, to the best of such officer's
         knowledge, no Termination Event or Incipient

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         Termination Event has occurred and is continuing or, if any Termination
         Event or Incipient Termination Event has occurred and is continuing,
         specifying the nature and extent thereof;

               (iv) Termination Event and Incipient Termination Event. As soon
         as possible and in any event within one Business Day after a
         Responsible Officer of the Borrower obtains actual knowledge of the
         occurrence of any Termination Event or Incipient Termination Event, a
         statement of a Financial Officer of the Borrower setting forth details
         of such Termination Event or Incipient Termination Event and the action
         that the Borrower has taken and proposes to take with respect thereto;

               (v) ERISA. Promptly after a Responsible Officer of the Borrower
         obtains actual knowledge thereof, the occurrence of any ERISA Event,
         that together with all other ERISA Events that have occurred, could
         reasonably be expected to result in liability of Holdings, Intermediate
         Holdings, the Parent Guarantor, their respective Subsidiaries and their
         respective ERISA Affiliates in an aggregate amount in excess of
         $60,000,000;

               (vi) Change in Name, Etc. At least thirty days prior to any
         change in the name, jurisdiction of organization, corporate structure
         or tax identification number of any Transaction Party, a notice setting
         forth the new name, jurisdiction of organization, corporate structure
         or tax identification number, as applicable, and the effective date
         thereof;

               (vii) Termination or Suspension of Sale by Originators. As soon
         as possible and in any event within one Business Day of occurrence
         thereof, notice that any Originator has stopped selling or contributing
         to the Transferor or the European Purchaser (as applicable) all newly
         arising Receivables originated by such Originator pursuant to the
         Originator Purchase Agreement to which such Originator is a party;

               (viii) Notices under Transaction Documents. Promptly after
         receipt thereof, copies of all notices received by the Borrower from
         any Originator, the European Purchaser, the Transferor or any
         counterparty under a Credit Default Swap in connection with any
         Collateral Agreements;

               (ix) Litigation; Material Adverse Effect. Promptly after a
         Responsible Officer of the Borrower obtains actual knowledge thereof,
         notice of (i) the filing or commencement of, or any written threat or
         notice of intention of any Person to file or commence, any action, suit
         or proceeding, whether at law or in equity or by or before any Official
         Body or in arbitration against the Borrower, the Transferor or the
         European Purchaser and (ii) any other event or condition that is not a
         matter of general public knowledge and that has had, or could
         reasonably be expected to have, a Material Adverse Effect; and

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               (x) Other Information. Such other information respecting the
         Collateral or the condition or operations, financial or otherwise, of
         any Transaction Party other than the Parent Guarantor (including,
         without limitation, information regarding any pending or threatened
         litigation) as the Administrative Agent or any Funding Agent may from
         time to time reasonably request.

         (k) Separateness.

               (i) The Borrower will at all times have at least one "manager"
         (as defined in the Borrower's limited liability agreement as in effect
         on the date hereof) who will be (x) a natural person and (y) a Person
         who (A) shall not have been at the time of such Person's appointment,
         and may not have been at any time during the preceding five years and
         shall not be as long as such Person is a manager of the Borrower (i) a
         director, member, officer, manager, partner, shareholder or employee of
         the Parent Guarantor, any Originator or any of their respective
         directors, members, partners, Subsidiaries, shareholders or Affiliates
         other than the Borrower and the Transferor (collectively, the
         "Independent Parties"), (ii) a supplier to any of the Independent
         Parties, (iii) a person controlling or under common control with any
         directors, members, partners, shareholder or supplier of any of the
         Independent Parties or (iv) a member of the immediate family of any
         director, member, partner, shareholder, officer, manager, employee or
         supplier of the Independent Parties, (B) has prior experience as an
         independent director for a corporation or limited liability company
         whose charter documents required the unanimous consent of all
         independent directors thereof before such corporation or limited
         liability company could consent to the institution of bankruptcy or
         insolvency proceedings against it or could file a petition seeking
         relief under any applicable federal or state law relating to bankruptcy
         and (C) has at least three years of employment experience with one or
         more entities that provide, in the ordinary course of their respective
         businesses, advisory, management or placement services to issuers of
         securitization or structured finance instruments, agreements or
         securities.

               (ii) The Borrower will at all times have sufficient personnel
         and/or duly compensated agents to run its business and operations and
         will compensate its employees (if any) and agents from its own
         available funds for services provided to it. In the event employees of
         the Borrower participate in pension, insurance and other benefit plans
         of any Independent Party, the Borrower will on a current basis
         reimburse such Independent Party for its pro rata share of the costs
         thereof.

               (iii) The Borrower will pay its own liabilities out of its own
         funds and assets.

               (iv) The Borrower will maintain a separate office (a) which if
         leased from any Independent Party will be on terms no more or less
         favorable to the Borrower than could be obtained in a comparable
         arm's-length transaction with an unaffiliated Person and (b) which will
         be conspicuously identified as the

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         Borrower's office so it can be easily located by outsiders. The
         Borrower will use its own electronic mail address, stationery,
         invoices, checks and telephone and facsimile numbers.

               (v) The Borrower will hold itself out and identify itself as a
         separate and distinct entity under its own name and not as a division
         or part of any other Person.

               (vi) The Borrower will promptly correct any misunderstanding of
         which it has knowledge regarding its separate existence and identity.

               (vii) The Borrower will prepare and maintain its own full and
         complete books, records and financial statements separate from any
         other Person. The Borrower's financial statements will comply with
         generally accepted accounting principles.

               (viii) The Borrower will maintain at least one bank account in
         its own name.

               (ix) All business transactions entered into by the Borrower with
         any of its Affiliates will be on terms that are intrinsically fair and
         not more or less favorable to the Borrower, as the case may be, than
         terms and conditions available at the time to the Borrower for
         comparable arm's-length transactions with unaffiliated Persons, it
         being understood that the Transaction Documents satisfy the provisions
         of this paragraph (ix).

               (x) The Borrower will not assume or guarantee or become obligated
         for debts of any Independent Party and no Independent Party will assume
         or guarantee or become obligated for the debts of the Borrower, other
         than as provided in the Transaction Documents. The Borrower will not
         hold its credit out as being available to satisfy the obligations of
         any other Persons.

               (xi) The Borrower will not acquire obligations or securities of
         any Independent Party The Borrower will not make loans, advances or
         otherwise extend credit to any Independent Party except as expressly
         contemplated by the Originator Purchase Agreements, the Transfer
         Agreement and the European Loan Agreement.

               (xii) Except to the extent provided in the Transaction Documents,
         the Borrower will not commingle any of its money or other assets with
         the money or assets of any other entity. The Borrower will ensure that
         its funds will be clearly traceable at each step in any financial
         transaction.

               (xiii) The Borrower will engage in transactions and conduct all
         other business activities solely in its own name and through its own
         authorized officers and agents and will present itself to the public as
         a separate company. Except to the extent provided in the Transaction
         Documents, no Independent Party will be appointed agent of the
         Borrower.

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               (xiv) The Borrower will not engage in any transaction with any of
         its Affiliates involving any intent to hinder, delay or defraud any
         Person.

               (xv) The Borrower will observe all limited liability company
         formalities.

               (xvi) The Borrower will take, or refrain from taking, as the case
         may be, all other actions that are necessary to be taken or not to be
         taken in order to (x) ensure that the assumptions and factual
         recitations set forth in the Specified Bankruptcy Opinion Provisions
         remain true and correct with respect to the Borrower and (y) comply
         with those procedures described in such provisions which are applicable
         to the Borrower.

         (l) Collateral Agreements. Except as permitted under Section 5.01(x)
and Section 11.16, the Borrower will not terminate, amend, waive or modify, or
consent to any termination, amendment, waiver or modification of, any provision
of any Collateral Agreement (including, without limitation, any amendment,
waiver or modification of any loan under the European Loan Agreement) or grant
any other consent or other indulgence under any Collateral Agreement (including,
without limitation, with respect to a loan under the European Loan Agreement),
in each case without the prior written consent of the Required Committed
Lenders; provided that the consent of each Committed Lender shall be required
for any such amendment, waiver, modification, consent or other indulgence that
would (i) release any portion of the Collateral if a Termination Event or
Incipient Termination Event has occurred and is continuing or would result
therefrom or (ii) release the Parent Guarantor from its obligations under the
Performance Guaranty. The Borrower will perform all of its obligations under the
Collateral Agreements and will enforce the Collateral Agreements in accordance
with their respective terms. The Borrower will take all actions to perfect and
enforce its rights and interests (and the rights and interests of the
Administrative Agent and the Secured Parties as assignees of Borrower) under the
Collateral Agreements as the Administrative Agent or the Required Committed
Lenders may from time to time reasonably request, including, without limitation,
making claims to which it may be entitled under any indemnity, reimbursement or
similar provision contained in any Collateral Agreement.

         (m) Nature of Business; No Subsidiaries. The Borrower will not engage
in any business other than the purchase of Receivables, Related Security and
Collections from the North American Originators, the acquisition of loans made
to the European Purchaser and the other transactions contemplated by this
Agreement and the Collateral Agreements. The Borrower will not create or form
any Subsidiary.

         (n) Mergers, Etc. The Borrower will not merge with or into or
consolidate with or into, or convey, transfer, lease or otherwise dispose of
(whether in one transaction or in a series of transactions), all or
substantially all of its assets (whether now owned or hereafter acquired) to, or
acquire all or substantially all of the assets or capital stock or other
ownership interest of, or enter into any joint venture or partnership agreement
with, any Person, other than as contemplated by this Agreement, the European
Loan Agreement and the Originator Purchase Agreements.

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         (o) Distributions, Etc. The Borrower will not (i) declare or make any
dividend payment or other distribution of assets, properties, cash, rights,
obligations or securities on account of any membership interests or other equity
interests in the Borrower, or return any capital to its members or other equity
holders as such, or purchase, retire, defease, redeem or otherwise acquire for
value or make any payment in respect of any membership interests or other equity
of the Borrower or any warrants, rights or options to acquire any membership
interests or other equity of the Borrower, now or hereafter outstanding, (ii)
prepay, purchase or redeem any Indebtedness (other than Indebtedness hereunder),
(iii) lend or advance any funds or (iv) repay any loans or advances to, for or
from any of its Affiliates (the amounts described in clauses (i) through (iv)
being referred to as "Restricted Payments"); provided, however, that, prior to
the Termination Date, the Borrower may declare and pay cash dividends to its
sole member, may make payments in respect of the Intercompany Notes and may make
purchases under the Transfer Agreement so long as (i) the Percentage Factor does
not exceed the Maximum Percentage Factor, as determined by reference to the most
recent Portfolio Report delivered under the Servicing Agreement, and no other
Termination Event or Involuntary Bankruptcy Event shall then exist or would
occur as a result thereof and (ii) any such dividends are in compliance with all
applicable law including the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act, and have
been approved by all necessary and appropriate limited liability company action
of the Borrower and its board of directors.

         (p) Indebtedness. The Borrower will not create, incur, guarantee,
assume or suffer to exist any Indebtedness or other liabilities, whether direct
or contingent, other than (i) as a result of the endorsement of negotiable
instruments for deposit or collection or similar transactions in the ordinary
course of business, (ii) the incurrence of obligations under this Agreement,
(iii) the incurrence of other obligations pursuant to, and, as expressly
contemplated in, the Transaction Documents, and (iv) the incurrence of operating
expenses in the ordinary course of business.

         (q) Limited Liability Company Agreement. The Borrower will not amend,
modify or delete (or permit any amendment, modification or deletion of) (i) the
definition of "Independent Director or "Special Member" in its limited liability
company agreement as in effect on the date hereof or (ii) any other provision of
its limited liability company agreement as in effect on the date hereof if,
pursuant to the terms thereof, such amendment, modification or deletion requires
the consent of the Independent Director or Special Member thereunder.

         (r) Tangible Net Worth. The Borrower will maintain Tangible Net Worth
at all times equal to at least 15% of the Outstanding Balance of the Pool
Receivables at such time.

         (s) Taxes. The Borrower will file all tax returns and reports required
by law to be filed by it and will promptly pay all taxes and governmental
charges at any time owing, except such as are being contested in good faith by
appropriate proceedings and for which appropriate reserves have been
established. The Borrower will pay when due any taxes payable in connection with
the Collateral, exclusive of taxes on or measured by income or gross receipts of
the Administrative Agent, the Funding Agents, the Conduit Lenders or the
Committed Lenders.

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         (t) Treatment as Sales. Except as required by GAAP, the Borrower will
not account for or treat (whether in financial statements or otherwise) the
transactions contemplated by the Transfer Agreement in any manner other than as
the sale and/or absolute conveyance of the Transferred Assets (as defined
therein) by the Transferor to the Borrower (except that, in accordance with
applicable tax principles, each transfer under the Transfer Agreement may be
ignored for tax purposes).

         (u) Investments. The Borrower will not make any loans to, advances to,
investments in or otherwise acquire any capital stock or equity security of, or
any equity interest in, any other Person, except as provided in the Transaction
Documents.

         (v) Control Agreements. The Borrower will cause all Collection
Accounts, and all Concentration Accounts to be subject at all times to a Control
Agreement duly executed by the Collection Agent, the Borrower or the European
Purchaser (as applicable), the Administrative Agent and the applicable bank at
which such account is maintained.

         (w) Hedge Counterparties. If at any time a Hedge Counterparty ceases to
be an Eligible Counterparty, the Borrower will cause the Transferor to replace
such Hedge Counterparty with an Eligible Counterparty under each Credit Default
Swap to which such Hedge Counterparty is a party by no later than the earlier of
(i) the 30th day following the date on which such Hedge Counterparty ceases to
be an Eligible Counterparty or (ii) the fifth Business Day after such date in
the event that such Hedge Counterparty's short-term debt rating is withdrawn by
any Rating Agency or is downgraded below A-2 by S&P or below P-2 by Moody's.
Each such replacement will be made pursuant to documentation in substantially
the form of Exhibit D or otherwise in form and substance reasonably satisfactory
to the Required Committed Lenders.

         (x) Amendments to Credit Default Swaps. The Borrower will not, and will
not permit the Transferor to, supplement, amend, extend, replace, terminate or
otherwise modify any Credit Default Swap without the prior written consent of
the Administrative Agent, each Funding Agent and each Committed Lender, except
that no such consent will be required to (A) enter into an amendment solely to
reduce the Notional Amount under a Credit Default Swap or (B) extend or
terminate a Credit Default Swap; provided that prior to (and, in any event, at
least five Business Days before) reducing the Notional Amount of or terminating
such Credit Default Swap, either (1) the Collection Agent provides the
Administrative Agent, each Funding Agent and each Committed Lender with a
certificate (signed by a Responsible Officer of the Collection Agent) which
attaches a Weekly Report or Daily Report giving pro forma effect to any
reduction in the Net Receivables Balance resulting from the reduction or
termination of such Credit Default Swap and which certifies that, after giving
pro forma effect to the reduction or termination of such Credit Default Swap,
the Percentage Factor does not exceed the Maximum Percentage Factor, as
determined by reference to the most recent Portfolio Report delivered under the
Servicing Agreement or (2) the Transferor has posted cash collateral with
respect to its obligations under Section 2.09 of the Transfer Agreement in a
manner satisfactory to each Committed Lender and in an amount not less than the
Notional Amount of such Credit Default Swap that is being terminated or the
amount of the reduction of the Notional Amount thereof, as the case may, be or
if less than such amount, in an amount that is satisfactory to each Committed
Lender in accordance with the terms of the Transfer Agreement.

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         SECTION 5.02 Inspections; Annual Agreed Upon Procedures Audit. Until
the Final Payout Date:

         (a) Each of the Borrower and the Collection Agent will, at their
respective expense, from time to time during regular business hours as requested
by the Administrative Agent and/or any Funding Agent upon reasonable prior
notice, permit the Administrative Agent, any Funding Agent, or their respective
agents or representatives (including independent public accountants, which may
be the Borrower's or the Collection Agent's independent public accountants), (i)
to conduct periodic audits of the Receivables, the Related Security, the other
Collateral and the related books and records and collections systems of the
Borrower or the Collection Agent, as the case may be, (ii) to examine and make
copies of and abstracts from all books, records and documents (including,
without limitation, computer tapes and disks) in the possession or under the
control of the Borrower or the Collection Agent, as the case may be, relating to
Receivables, the Related Security and the other Collateral, including, without
limitation, the Contracts, and (iii) to visit the offices and properties of the
Borrower or the Collection Agent, as the case may be, for the purpose of
examining such materials described in clause (ii) above, and to discuss matters
relating to Receivables, the Related Security and the other Collateral or the
Borrower's or the Collection Agent's performance under the Transaction Documents
or under the Contracts with any of the officers or employees of the Borrower or
the Collection Agent, as the case may be, having knowledge of such matters;
provided that, so long as no Termination Event or Involuntary Bankruptcy Event
has occurred and is continuing and the most recent Accountants' Letter delivered
pursuant to Section 5.02(b) does not identify any material discrepancies, the
Borrower and the Collection Agent shall be required to pay the expenses of no
more than two audits conducted by the Administrative Agent and the Funding
Agents during any single calendar year (such audits to be made on the dates
specified by the Administrative Agent in consultation with the Funding Agents).

         (b) On or before March 31 of each year, beginning with March 31, 2004,
the Collection Agent shall cause Ernst & Young LLP or another firm of nationally
recognized independent public accountants acceptable to the Administrative Agent
(who may also render other services to the Collection Agent or its Affiliates)
to furnish a report (addressed to the Administrative Agent and each Funding
Agent) to the Administrative Agent and each Funding Agent (each such report, an
"Accountants' Letter") in a form acceptable to the Administrative Agent, to the
effect that they have performed certain procedures as reasonably requested by
the Administrative Agent and the Funding Agents (which, unless otherwise agreed
by the Administrative Agent and each Funding Agent, shall include the procedures
identified on Exhibit E) and examined certain documents and records relating to
the Receivables and the servicing thereof and have compared the information
contained in certain of the Monthly Reports delivered pursuant to this Agreement
for the preceding twelve (12) calendar month period with such documents and
records and that, on the basis of such procedures, have noted no instances where
the amounts set forth in such Monthly Reports are not in agreement with the
Collection Agent's documents and records, except for such exceptions as shall be
set forth in such report. The cost of any such Accountants' Letter shall be paid
by the Collection Agent out of its own funds.

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                                   ARTICLE VI

                  ADMINISTRATION AND COLLECTION OF RECEIVABLES

         SECTION 6.01 Designation of Collection Agent. The servicing,
administration and collection of the Pool Receivables shall be conducted by the
Collection Agent so designated under the Servicing Agreement from time to time.

         SECTION 6.02 Certain Rights of the Administrative Agent.

         (a) At any time following the occurrence of a Termination Event or an
Involuntary Bankruptcy Event, and at any other time that the Parent Guarantor
does not have a published Debt Rating of at least B by S&P and at least B2 by
Moody's, the Administrative Agent may (and if so directed by the Required
Committed Lenders, shall) have each Collection Account and each Concentration
Account maintained within the United States transferred into the name of the
Administrative Agent for the benefit of the Secured Parties and/or (if a
Termination Event or Involuntary Bankruptcy Event has occurred) assume exclusive
control of the Collection Accounts and the Concentration Accounts, and may take
such actions to effect such transfer or assumption as it may determine to be
necessary or appropriate (including, without limitation, delivering the notices
attached to the Control Agreements).

         (b) At any time following the occurrence of a Termination Event or an
Involuntary Bankruptcy Event:

               (i) At the Administrative Agent's request (acting either on its
         own initiative or at the request of the Required Committed Lenders) and
         at the Borrower's expense, the Collection Agent shall (and if the
         Collection Agent shall fail to do so within three Business Days, the
         Administrative Agent may) notify each Obligor of Receivables of the
         Administrative Agent's security interest therein under this Agreement
         and direct that payments be made directly to the Administrative Agent
         or its designee; provided that no such notice may be delivered if the
         only Termination Event(s) that shall have occurred are those set forth
         in 7.01(h), (k), (l) or (m).

               (ii) At the Administrative Agent's request (acting either on its
         own initiative or at the request of the Required Committed Lenders) and
         at the Borrower's expense, the Borrower and the Collection Agent shall
         (A) assemble all of the documents, instruments and other records
         (including, without limitation, computer tapes and disks) that evidence
         or relate to the Collateral, or that are otherwise necessary or
         desirable to collect the Collateral, and shall make the same available
         to the Administrative Agent at a place selected by the Administrative
         Agent or its designee, and (B) segregate all cash, checks and other
         instruments received by it from time to time constituting Collections
         of Collateral in a manner acceptable to the Administrative Agent and,
         promptly upon receipt, remit all such cash, checks and instruments,
         duly indorsed or with duly executed instruments of transfer, to the
         Administrative Agent or its designee.

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         (c) The Borrower authorizes the Administrative Agent, and hereby
irrevocably appoints the Administrative Agent as its attorney-in-fact coupled
with an interest, with full power of substitution and with full authority in
place of the Borrower, following the occurrence and during the continuation of a
Termination Event or Involuntary Bankruptcy Event, to take any and all steps in
the Borrower's name and on behalf of the Borrower that are necessary or
desirable, in the determination of the Administrative Agent, to collect amounts
due under the Collateral, including, without limitation, (i) endorsing the
Borrower's, the Collection Agent's, the European Purchaser's, the Transferor's
or any Originator's name on checks and other instruments representing
Collections of Collateral, (ii) enforcing the Receivables and the Related
Security and the Collateral Agreements including to ask, demand, collect, sue
for, recover, compromise, receive and give acquittance and receipts for moneys
due and to become due under or in connection with therewith and to file any
claims or take any action or institute any proceedings that the Administrative
Agent (or such designee) may deem to be necessary or desirable for the
collection thereof or to enforce compliance with the terms and conditions of, or
to perform any obligations or enforce any rights of the Borrower in respect of,
the Receivables and the Related Security and the Collateral Agreements; provided
that no enforcement action of the type described in this clause (ii) may be
taken by the Administrative Agent if no Involuntary Bankruptcy Event then exists
and the only Termination Event(s) that shall have occurred are those set forth
in 7.01(h), (k), (l) or (m).

         SECTION 6.03 Performance of Obligations.

         (a) If the Collection Agent or the Borrower fails to perform any of its
obligations under this Agreement or any other Transaction Document, the
Administrative Agent may (but shall not be required to) itself perform, or cause
performance of, such obligation; and the Administrative Agent's costs and
expenses reasonably incurred in connection therewith shall be payable by the
Collection Agent or the Borrower, as applicable.

         (b) The Borrower and the Collection Agent shall perform their
respective obligations under the Contracts and the Collateral Agreements to the
same extent as if a security interest therein had not been granted to the
Administrative Agent and the exercise by the Administrative Agent on behalf of
the Secured Parties of their rights under this Agreement shall not release the
Collection Agent or the Borrower from any of their duties or obligations with
respect to any Contracts or Collateral Agreements. None of the Administrative
Agent, the Lenders or the Funding Agents shall have any obligation or liability
with respect to any Collateral Agreements or Contracts, nor shall any of them be
obligated to perform the obligations of any Transaction Party thereunder.

         (c) The Administrative Agent's rights and powers under this Article VI
and under the Servicing Agreement shall not subject the Administrative Agent to
any liability if any action taken by it proves to be inadequate or invalid (in
the absence of gross negligence or willful misconduct on the part of the
Administrative Agent) nor shall such powers confer any obligation whatsoever
upon the Administrative Agent.

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                                   ARTICLE VII

                               TERMINATION EVENTS

         SECTION 7.01 Termination Events. If any of the following events (each
an "Termination Event") shall occur and be continuing:

         (a) any Transaction Party shall fail to make any payment or deposit
required to be made by it hereunder or under any of the Transaction Documents
when due hereunder or thereunder and such failure remains unremedied for one
Business Day; or

         (b) any representation, warranty, certification or statement made by
any Transaction Party in this Agreement, any other Transaction Document to which
it is a party or in any other document delivered pursuant hereto or thereto
(excluding any representation or warranty made pursuant to Section 4.01(s) of
this Agreement or Section 3.1(i) of the Servicing Agreement) shall prove to have
been incorrect in any material respect when made or deemed made, other than any
breach of a representation relating to a Receivable that has been repurchased
pursuant to Section 2.03 of the North American Originator Purchase Agreement or
any similar provision in a European Originator Purchase Agreement; or

         (c) any Transaction Party shall fail to perform or observe (i) any
term, covenant or agreement contained in Section 5.01(a) (as to maintenance of
existence only), 5.01(d) or 5.01(n) of this Agreement or (ii) any other term,
covenant or agreement contained in this Agreement or any other Transaction
Document on its part to be performed or observed and, solely in the case of this
clause (ii), such failure shall remain unremedied for ten days after a
Responsible Officer of such Transaction Party has actual knowledge or receives
written notice thereof; or

         (d) any event or condition occurs that (i) results in any Material
Indebtedness becoming due prior to its scheduled maturity or (ii) enables or
permits (with all applicable grace periods having expired) the holder or holders
of any Material Indebtedness or any trustee or agent on its or their behalf to
cause any Material Indebtedness to become due, or to require the prepayment,
repurchase, redemption or defeasance thereof, prior to its scheduled maturity;
provided that this clause (d) shall not apply to secured Indebtedness that
becomes due as a result of the voluntary sale or transfer of the property or
assets securing such Indebtedness if such sale or transfer is permitted
hereunder and under the documents providing for such Indebtedness; or

         (e) any Event of Bankruptcy shall occur with respect to any Transaction
Party; or

         (f) the Administrative Agent, on behalf of the Conduit Lenders and the
Committed Lenders, shall, for any reason, fail or cease to have a valid and
perfected first priority security interest in the Collateral or, following the
execution of the European Purchaser Security Agreement, a valid and first
priority security interest in the "Charged Assets" (as defined in the European
Purchaser Security Agreement) perfected under Irish law, or there shall exist
any other Adverse Claims on the Collateral or such Charged Assets other than
Permitted Adverse Claims; or

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         (g) a Collection Agent Default shall occur; or

         (h) any Change of Control shall occur; or

         (i) there shall have occurred since the Closing Date any event or
condition which has had or could reasonably be expected to have a material
adverse effect on (A) the validity, enforceability or collectibility of the
Receivables taken as a whole or (B) the ability of any Transaction Party to
perform its obligations under the Transaction Documents; or

         (j) the Percentage Factor exceeds the Maximum Percentage Factor, as
determined by reference to the most recent Portfolio Report delivered under the
Servicing Agreement, and such circumstance remains unremedied for three
consecutive Business Days; or

         (k) the average Dilution Ratio for any three consecutive Calculation
Periods exceeds 3.70%; or

         (l) the average Default Ratio for any three consecutive Calculation
Periods exceeds 1.30%; or

         (m) the average Delinquency Ratio for any three consecutive Calculation
Periods exceeds 4.30%; or

         (n) any Transaction Party receives notice or becomes aware that a
notice of lien has been filed against any Transaction Party under Section 412(n)
of the IRC or Section 302(f) of ERISA for a failure to make a required
installment or other payment to a plan to which Section 412(n) of the IRC or
Section 302(f) of ERISA applies; or

         (o) a "Termination Event" shall occur under (and as defined in) any
Originator Purchase Agreement or a "Termination Event" shall occur under (and as
defined in) the European Loan Agreement or a "Termination Event" shall occur
under (and as defined in) the Transfer Agreement or the "Termination Date" or
any "Non-Payment Event" shall occur under (and as defined in) any Originator
Purchase Agreement (except, in the case of a "Termination Date" under an
Originator Purchase Agreement, as permitted under Section 11.16); or

         (p) the failure by any Transaction Party to pay one or more final
judgments aggregating in excess of $40,000,000 (or, in the case of the Borrower,
the Transferor or the European Purchaser, $25,000), which judgments are not
discharged or effectively waived or stayed for a period of 30 consecutive days,
or any action shall be legally taken by a judgment creditor to levy upon assets
or properties of any Transaction Party to enforce any such judgment; or

         (q) any Financial Covenant Default shall occur; or

         (r) any of this Agreement, the North American Originator Purchase
Agreement, the Transfer Agreement, the Servicing Agreement or the Performance
Guaranty shall cease, for any reason, to be in full force and effect, or any
Transaction Party shall so assert in writing or any Transaction Party shall
otherwise seek to terminate or disaffirm its obligations

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under any such Transaction Document; or at any time following the execution
thereof, any of the European Loan Agreement, the European Purchaser Guaranty,
the European Purchaser Security Agreement, the Irish Pledge Agreement, the
Undertaking or any European Originator Purchase Agreement shall cease, for any
reason, to be in full force and effect, or any Transaction Party shall so assert
in writing or any Transaction Party shall otherwise seek to terminate or
disaffirm its obligations under any such Transaction Document;

then, and in any such event, the Administrative Agent may, in its discretion,
and shall, at the direction of the Required Committed Lenders, declare the
Termination Date to have occurred upon notice to the Borrower (in which case the
Termination Date shall be deemed to have occurred); provided that automatically
upon the occurrence of any event (without any requirement for the giving of
notice) described in paragraph (e) of this Section 7.01, the Termination Date
shall occur. Upon any such declaration or upon such automatic termination, the
Lenders, the Funding Agents and the Administrative Agent shall have, in addition
to the rights and remedies which they may have under this Agreement, all other
rights and remedies provided after default under the UCC and under other
applicable law, which rights and remedies shall be cumulative.

         SECTION 7.02 Acceleration of Maturity. If a Termination Event shall
have occurred and be continuing, then and in every such case the Administrative
Agent may, and if so directed by the Required Committed Lenders shall, declare
all of the Loans to be immediately due and payable by a notice in writing to the
Borrower, and upon any such declaration the unpaid principal amount of the
Loans, together with accrued and unpaid interest thereon through the date of
acceleration, shall become immediately due and payable; provided that in the
case of any event described in Section 7.01(e), the Loans shall become
immediately and automatically due and payable, without notice of any kind being
given to the Borrower.

                                  ARTICLE VIII

                            THE ADMINISTRATIVE AGENT

         SECTION 8.01 Authorization and Action. Each Lender hereby appoints and
authorizes the Administrative Agent to take such action as agent on its behalf
and to exercise such powers under this Agreement as are delegated to the
Administrative Agent by the terms hereof, together with such powers as are
reasonably incidental thereto. The Administrative Agent shall not have any
duties other than those expressly set forth in the Transaction Documents, and no
implied obligations or liabilities shall be read into any Transaction Document,
or otherwise exist, against the Administrative Agent. The Administrative Agent
does not assume, nor shall it be deemed to have assumed, any obligation to, or
relationship of trust or agency with, any Transaction Party, the Conduit
Lenders, the Committed Lenders or the Funding Agents. Notwithstanding any
provision of this Agreement or any other Transaction Document, in no event shall
the Administrative Agent ever be required to take any action which exposes the
Administrative Agent to personal liability or which is contrary to any provision
of any Transaction Document or applicable law.

         SECTION 8.02 Agent's Reliance, Etc. Neither the Administrative Agent
nor any of its directors, officers, agents or employees shall be liable for any
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omitted to be taken by it or them as Administrative Agent under or in connection
with this Agreement (including, without limitation, the Administrative Agent's
servicing, administering or collecting Receivables as Collection Agent), in the
absence of its or their own gross negligence or willful misconduct. Without
limiting the generality of the foregoing, the Administrative Agent: (a) may
consult with legal counsel (including counsel for the Borrower or the Collection
Agent), independent certified public accountants and other experts selected by
it and shall not be liable for any action taken or omitted to be taken in good
faith by it in accordance with the advice of such counsel, accountants or
experts; (b) makes no warranty or representation to any Funding Agent, Conduit
Lender or Committed Lender (whether written or oral) and shall not be
responsible to any Funding Agent, Conduit Lender or Committed Lender for any
statements, warranties or representations (whether written or oral) made in or
in connection with this Agreement or any other Transaction Document; (c) shall
not have any duty to ascertain or to inquire as to the performance or observance
of any of the terms, covenants or conditions of this Agreement or any other
Transaction Document on the part of any Transaction Party or to inspect the
property (including the books and records) of any Transaction Party; (d) shall
not be responsible to any Funding Agent, Conduit Lender or Committed Lender for
the due execution, legality, validity, enforceability, genuineness, sufficiency
or value of this Agreement or any other Transaction Document; and (e) shall
incur no liability under or in respect of this Agreement or any other
Transaction Document by acting upon any notice (including notice by telephone),
consent, certificate or other instrument or writing (which may be by telecopier)
believed by it in good faith to be genuine and signed or sent by the proper
party or parties.

         SECTION 8.03 JPMorgan Chase and Affiliates. The obligation of JPMorgan
Chase to fund Loans under this Agreement may be satisfied by JPMorgan Chase or
any of its Affiliates. With respect to any Loan or interest therein owned by it,
JPMorgan Chase shall have the same rights and powers under this Agreement as any
Committed Lender and may exercise the same as though it were not the
Administrative Agent. JPMorgan Chase and any of its Affiliates may generally
engage in any kind of business with the Transaction Parties or any Obligor, any
of their respective Affiliates and any Person who may do business with or own
securities of the Transaction Parties or any Obligor or any of their respective
Affiliates, all as if JPMorgan Chase were not the Administrative Agent and
without any duty to account therefor to the Funding Agents, the Conduit Lenders
or the Committed Lenders.

         SECTION 8.04 Indemnification of Administrative Agent. Each Committed
Lender severally agrees to indemnify the Administrative Agent (to the extent not
reimbursed by the Transaction Parties), ratably based on the Commitment of such
Committed Lender (or, if the Commitments have terminated, ratably according to
the respective Commitment of such Committed Lender immediately prior to such
termination), from and against any and all liabilities, obligations, losses,
damages, penalties, actions, judgments, suits, costs, expenses or disbursements
of any kind or nature whatsoever which may be imposed on, incurred by, or
asserted against the Administrative Agent in any way relating to or arising out
of this Agreement or any other Transaction Document or any action taken or
omitted by the Administrative Agent under this Agreement or any other
Transaction Document, provided that no Committed Lender shall be liable for any
portion of such liabilities, obligations, losses, damages, penalties, actions,
judgments, suits, costs, expenses or disbursements resulting from the
Administrative Agent's gross negligence or willful misconduct.

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         SECTION 8.05 Delegation of Duties. The Administrative Agent may execute
any of its duties through agents or attorneys-in-fact and shall be entitled to
advice of counsel concerning all matters pertaining to such duties. The
Administrative Agent shall not be responsible for the negligence or misconduct
of any agents or attorneys-in-fact selected by it with reasonable care.

         SECTION 8.06 Action or Inaction by Administrative Agent. The
Administrative Agent shall in all cases be fully justified in failing or
refusing to take action under any Transaction Document unless it shall first
receive such advice or concurrence of the Funding Agents or the Required
Committed Lenders, as the case may be, and assurance of its indemnification by
the Committed Lenders, as it deems appropriate. The Administrative Agent shall
in all cases be fully protected in acting, or in refraining from acting, under
this Agreement or any other Transaction Document in accordance with a request or
at the direction of the Required Committed Lenders, and such request or
direction and any action taken or failure to act pursuant thereto shall be
binding upon all Conduit Lenders, Committed Lenders and the Funding Agents. The
Lenders, the Funding Agents, and the Administrative Agent agree that unless any
action to be taken by the Administrative Agent under a Transaction Document (i)
specifically requires the advice or concurrence of all the Funding Agents or
(ii) specifically provides that it be taken by the Administrative Agent alone or
without any advice or concurrence of any Funding Agent, then the Administrative
Agent may (and shall, to the extent required hereunder) take action based upon
the advice or concurrence of the Required Committed Lenders.

         SECTION 8.07 Notice of Termination Events; Action by Administrative
Agent. The Administrative Agent shall not be deemed to have knowledge or notice
of the occurrence of any Incipient Termination Event or of any Termination Event
unless the Administrative Agent has received notice from any Funding Agent,
Lender, the Collection Agent or the Borrower stating that an Incipient
Termination Event or Termination Event has occurred hereunder and describing
such Incipient Termination Event or Termination Event. If the Administrative
Agent receives such a notice, it shall promptly give notice thereof to each
Funding Agent whereupon each Funding Agent shall promptly give notice thereof to
its respective Conduit Lender(s) and Committed Lenders. The Administrative Agent
shall take such action concerning an Incipient Termination Event or a
Termination Event or any other matter hereunder as may be directed by the
Required Committed Lenders, (subject to the other provisions of this Article
VIII), but until the Administrative Agent receives such directions, the
Administrative Agent may (but shall not be obligated to) take such action, or
refrain from taking such action, as the Administrative Agent deems advisable and
in the best interests of the Lenders.

         SECTION 8.08 Non-Reliance on Administrative Agent and Other Parties.
Each Funding Agent and Lender expressly acknowledges that neither the
Administrative Agent nor any of its directors, officers, agents or employees has
made any representations or warranties to it and that no act by the
Administrative Agent hereafter taken, including any review of the affairs of the
Transaction Parties, shall be deemed to constitute any representation or
warranty by the Administrative Agent. Each Lender represents and warrants to the
Administrative Agent that, independently and without reliance upon the
Administrative Agent, any Funding Agent or any other Lender and based on such
documents and information as it has deemed appropriate, it has made and will
continue to make its own appraisal of and investigation into the business,

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operations, property, prospects, financial and other conditions and
creditworthiness of each Transaction Party and the Receivables and its own
decision to enter into this Agreement and to take, or omit, action under any
Transaction Document. Except for items expressly required to be delivered under
any Transaction Document by the Administrative Agent to any Funding Agent or
Lender, the Administrative Agent shall not have any duty or responsibility to
provide any Funding Agent or Lender with any information concerning the
Transaction Parties or any of their Affiliates that comes into the possession of
the Administrative Agent or any of its directors, officers, agents, employees,
attorneys-in-fact or Affiliates.

         SECTION 8.09 Successor Administrative Agent. The Administrative Agent
may, upon at least thirty days' notice to the Borrower, the Collection Agent and
each Funding Agent, resign as Administrative Agent. Except as provided below,
such resignation shall not become effective until a successor Administrative
Agent is appointed by the Required Committed Lenders and has accepted such
appointment. If no successor Administrative Agent shall have been so appointed
by the Required Committed Lenders, within 30 days after the departing
Administrative Agent's giving of notice of resignation, the departing
Administrative Agent may, on behalf of the Required Committed Lenders, appoint a
successor Administrative Agent, which successor Administrative Agent shall have
short-term debt ratings of at least A-1 from S&P and P-1 from Moody's and shall
be either a commercial bank having a combined capital and surplus of at least
$250,000,000 or a Subsidiary of such an institution and (so long as no
Termination Event has occurred and is continuing hereunder) shall be acceptable
to the Borrower. If no successor Administrative Agent shall have been so
appointed by the Required Committed Lenders within 60 days after the departing
Administrative Agent's giving of notice of resignation, the departing
Administrative Agent may, on behalf of the Required Committed Lenders, petition
a court of competent jurisdiction to appoint a successor Administrative Agent,
which successor Administrative Agent shall have short-term debt ratings of at
least A-1 from S&P and P-1 from Moody's, and shall be either a commercial bank
having a combined capital and surplus of at least $250,000,000 or a Subsidiary
of such an institution. Upon such acceptance of its appointment as
Administrative Agent hereunder by a successor Administrative Agent, such
successor Administrative Agent shall succeed to and become vested with all the
rights and duties of the retiring Administrative Agent, and the retiring
Administrative Agent shall be discharged from any further duties and obligations
under the Transaction Documents. After any retiring Administrative Agent's
resignation hereunder, the provisions of Section 2.6 of the Servicing Agreement
and Article X and this Article VIII of this Agreement shall inure to its benefit
as to any actions taken or omitted to be taken by it while it was the
Administrative Agent.

         SECTION 8.10 Consent to Agreed-Upon Procedures. Each Lender and Funding
Agent, by becoming a party to this Agreement, authorizes the Administrative
Agent (a) to execute on its behalf a letter agreement with respect to the
limited engagement of, and consenting to the agreed-upon procedures to be
performed by, the certified public accountants of the Parent Guarantor and its
Subsidiaries on behalf of the Administrative Agent, the Lenders and the Funding
Agents in connection with the transactions contemplated by the Transaction
Documents so long as such procedures are consistent with Section 5.02; and (b)
to approve additional agreed-upon procedures.

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                                   ARTICLE IX

                               THE FUNDING AGENTS

         SECTION 9.01 Authorization and Action. Each Conduit Lender and each
Committed Lender which belongs to the same Lender Group hereby appoints and
authorizes the Funding Agent for such Lender Group to take such action as agent
on its behalf and to exercise such powers under this Agreement as are delegated
to such Funding Agent by the terms hereof, together with such powers as are
reasonably incidental thereto. No Funding Agent shall have any duties other than
those expressly set forth in the Transaction Documents, and no implied
obligations or liabilities shall be read into any Transaction Document, or
otherwise exist, against any Funding Agent. No Funding Agent assumes, nor shall
it be deemed to have assumed, any obligation to, or relationship of trust or
agency with any Transaction Party, Conduit Lender or Committed Lender except as
otherwise expressly agreed by such Funding Agent. Notwithstanding any provision
of this Agreement or any other Transaction Document, in no event shall any
Funding Agent ever be required to take any action which exposes such Funding
Agent to personal liability or which is contrary to any provision of any
Transaction Document or applicable law.

         SECTION 9.02 Funding Agent's Reliance, Etc. No Funding Agent nor any of
its directors, officers, agents or employees shall be liable for any action
taken or omitted to be taken by it or them as a Funding Agent under or in
connection with this Agreement or the other Transaction Documents in the absence
of its or their own gross negligence or willful misconduct. Without limiting the
generality of the foregoing, a Funding Agent: (a) may consult with legal counsel
(including counsel for the Administrative Agent, the Borrower or the Collection
Agent), independent certified public accountants and other experts selected by
it and shall not be liable for any action taken or omitted to be taken in good
faith by it in accordance with the advice of such counsel, accountants or
experts; (b) makes no warranty or representation to any Conduit Lender or
Committed Lender (whether written or oral) and shall not be responsible to any
Conduit Lender or Committed Lender for any statements, warranties or
representations (whether written or oral) made in or in connection with this
Agreement or any other Transaction Document; (c) shall not have any duty to
ascertain or to inquire as to the performance or observance of any of the terms,
covenants or conditions of this Agreement or any other Transaction Document on
the part of any Transaction Party or any other Person or to inspect the property
(including the books and records) of any Transaction Party; (d) shall not be
responsible to any Conduit Lender or any Committed Lender for the due execution,
legality, validity, enforceability, genuineness, sufficiency or value of this
Agreement, any other Transaction Documents or any other instrument or document
furnished pursuant hereto; and (e) shall incur no liability under or in respect
of this Agreement or any other Transaction Document by acting upon any notice
(including notice by telephone), consent, certificate or other instrument or
writing (which may be by telecopier) believed by it to be genuine and signed or
sent by the proper party or parties.

         SECTION 9.03 Funding Agent and Affiliates. With respect to any Loan or
interests therein owned by it, each Funding Agent shall have the same rights and
powers under this Agreement as any Committed Lender and may exercise the same as
though it were not a Funding Agent. A Funding Agent and any of its Affiliates
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business with any Transaction Party or any Obligor, any of their respective
Affiliates and any Person who may do business with or own securities of any
Transaction Party or any Obligor or any of their respective Affiliates, all as
if such Funding Agent were not a Funding Agent and without any duty to account
therefor to any Conduit Lenders or Committed Lenders.

         SECTION 9.04 Indemnification of Funding Agents. Each Committed Lender
in any Lender Group severally agrees to indemnify the Funding Agent for such
Lender Group (to the extent not reimbursed by the Transaction Parties), ratably
according to its Pro Rata Share, from and against any and all liabilities,
obligations, losses, damages, penalties, actions, judgments, suits, costs,
expenses or disbursements of any kind or nature whatsoever which may be imposed
on, incurred by, or asserted against such Funding Agent in any way relating to
or arising out of this Agreement or any other Transaction Document or any action
taken or omitted by such Funding Agent under this Agreement or any other
Transaction Document, provided that no Committed Lender shall be liable for any
portion of such liabilities, obligations, losses, damages, penalties, actions,
judgments, suits, costs, expenses or disbursements resulting from such Funding
Agent's gross negligence or willful misconduct.

         SECTION 9.05 Delegation of Duties. Each Funding Agent may execute any
of its duties through agents or attorneys-in-fact and shall be entitled to
advice of counsel concerning all matters pertaining to such duties. No Funding
Agent shall be responsible for the negligence or misconduct of any agents or
attorneys-in-fact selected by it with reasonable care.

         SECTION 9.06 Action or Inaction by Funding Agent. Each Funding Agent
shall in all cases be fully justified in failing or refusing to take action
under any Transaction Document unless it shall first receive such advice or
concurrence of the Conduit Lenders and Committed Lenders in its Lender Group and
assurance of its indemnification by the Committed Lenders in its Lender Group,
as it deems appropriate. Each Funding Agent shall in all cases be fully
protected in acting, or in refraining from acting, under this Agreement or any
other Transaction Document in accordance with a request or at the direction of
the Committed Lenders in its Lender Group representing a majority of the
Commitments in such Lender Group, and such request or direction and any action
taken or failure to act pursuant thereto shall be binding upon all Conduit
Lenders and Committed Lenders in its Lender Group.

         SECTION 9.07 Notice of Events of Termination. No Funding Agent shall be
deemed to have knowledge or notice of the occurrence of any Incipient
Termination Event or of any Termination Event unless such Funding Agent has
received notice from the Administrative Agent, any other Funding Agent, any
Conduit Lender or Committed Lender, the Collection Agent or the Borrower stating
that an Incipient Termination Event or Termination Event has occurred hereunder
and describing such Incipient Termination Event or Termination Event. If a
Funding Agent receives such a notice, it shall promptly give notice thereof to
the Conduit Lenders and Committed Lenders in its Lender Group and to the
Administrative Agent (but only if such notice received by such Funding Agent was
not sent by the Administrative Agent). The Funding Agent may take such action
concerning an Incipient Termination Event or a Termination Event as may be
directed by Committed Lenders in its Lender Group representing a majority of the
Commitments in such Lender Group (subject to the other provisions of this
Article IX), but until such Funding Agent receives such directions, such Funding
Agent may (but shall not be obligated to) take such action, or refrain from
taking such action, as such Funding

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Agent deems advisable and in the best interests of the Conduit Lenders and
Committed Lenders in its Lender Group.

         SECTION 9.08 Non-Reliance on Funding Agent and Other Parties. Except to
the extent otherwise agreed to in writing between a Conduit Lender and its
Funding Agent, each Conduit Lender and Committed Lender in the same Lender Group
expressly acknowledges that neither the Funding Agent for its Lender Group nor
any of such Funding Agent's directors, officers, agents or employees has made
any representations or warranties to it and that no act by such Funding Agent
hereafter taken, including any review of the affairs of the Transaction Parties,
shall be deemed to constitute any representation or warranty by such Funding
Agent. Each Conduit Lender and Committed Lender in the same Lender Group
represents and warrants to the Funding Agent for such Lender Group that,
independently and without reliance upon such Funding Agent, any other Funding
Agent, the Administrative Agent or any other Conduit Lender or Committed Lender
and based on such documents and information as it has deemed appropriate, it has
made and will continue to make its own appraisal of and investigation into the
business, operations, property, prospects, financial and other conditions and
creditworthiness of the Transaction Parties and the Receivables and its own
decision to enter into this Agreement and to take, or omit, action under any
Transaction Document. Except for items expressly required to be delivered under
any Transaction Document by a Funding Agent to any Conduit Lender or Committed
Lender in its Lender Group, no Funding Agent shall have any duty or
responsibility to provide any Conduit Lender or Committed Lender in its Lender
Group with any information concerning the Transaction Parties or any of their
Affiliates that comes into the possession of such Funding Agent or any of its
directors, officers, agents, employees, attorneys-in-fact or Affiliates.

         SECTION 9.09 Successor Funding Agent. Any Funding Agent may, upon at
least thirty (30) days' notice to the Administrative Agent, the Borrower, the
Collection Agent and the Conduit Lenders and Committed Lenders in its Lender
Group, resign as Funding Agent for its Lender Group. Such resignation shall not
become effective until a successor Funding Agent is appointed in the manner
prescribed by the relevant Asset Purchase Agreement or, in the absence of any
provisions in such Asset Purchase Agreement providing for the appointment of a
successor Funding Agent, until a successor Funding Agent is appointed by the
Conduit Lender(s) in such Lender Group (with the consent of Committed Lenders
representing a majority of the Commitments in such Lender Group) and has
accepted such appointment. If no successor Funding Agent shall have been so
appointed within 30 days after the departing Funding Agent's giving of notice of
resignation, then the departing Funding Agent may, on behalf of the Lenders in
its Lender Group, appoint a successor Funding Agent for such Lender Group, which
successor Funding Agent shall have short-term debt ratings of at least A-1 from
S&P and P-1 from Moody's and shall be either a commercial bank having a combined
capital and surplus of at least $250,000,000 or an Affiliate of such an
institution. Upon such acceptance of its appointment as Funding Agent for such
Lender Group hereunder by a successor Funding Agent, such successor Funding
Agent shall succeed to and become vested with all the rights and duties of the
retiring Funding Agent, and the retiring Funding Agent shall be discharged from
any further duties and obligations under the Transaction Documents. After any
retiring Funding Agent's resignation hereunder, the provisions of Section 2.6 of
the Servicing Agreement and Article X and this Article IX of this Agreement
shall inure to its benefit as to any actions taken or omitted to be taken by it
while it was a Funding Agent.

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         SECTION 9.10 Reliance on Funding Agent. Unless otherwise advised in
writing by a Funding Agent or by any Conduit Lender or Committed Lender in such
Funding Agent's Lender Group, each party to this Agreement may assume that (i)
such Funding Agent is acting for the benefit and on behalf of each of the
Conduit Lenders and Committed Lenders in its Lender Group, as well as for the
benefit of each assignee or other transferee from any such Person, and (ii) each
action taken by such Funding Agent has been duly authorized and approved by all
necessary action on the part of the Conduit Lenders and Committed Lenders in its
Lender Group.

                                    ARTICLE X

                                 INDEMNIFICATION

         SECTION 10.01 Indemnities by the Borrower. Without limiting any other
rights that the Administrative Agent, the Funding Agents, the Conduit Lenders,
the Committed Lenders, the Program Support Providers, any Program Manager or any
of their respective officers, directors, agents, employees, controlling Persons
or other Affiliates (each, an "Indemnified Party") may have hereunder or under
applicable law, the Borrower hereby agrees to indemnify each Indemnified Party
from and against any and all damages, losses, claims, liabilities, deficiencies,
costs, disbursements and expenses, including, without limitation, interest,
penalties, amounts paid in settlement and reasonable attorneys' fees (all of the
foregoing being collectively referred to as "Indemnified Amounts") arising out
of or resulting from this Agreement or any other Transaction Document or the use
of proceeds of Loans or in respect of any Collateral, excluding, however, (a)
Indemnified Amounts to the extent that such Indemnified Amounts resulted from
gross negligence or willful misconduct on the part of such Indemnified Party and
(b) any income taxes incurred by such Indemnified Party arising out of or as a
result of this Agreement or the ownership of Loans. Without limiting or being
limited by the foregoing, the Borrower shall pay on demand to each Indemnified
Party any and all amounts necessary to indemnify such Indemnified Party from and
against any and all Indemnified Amounts relating to or resulting from any of the
following (excluding Indemnified Amounts and taxes described in clauses (a) and
(b) above):

               (i) any Receivable which the Borrower or the Collection Agent
         includes as part of the Net Receivables Balance on any date but which
         is not an Eligible Receivable as of such date;

               (ii) any other representation, warranty, certification, report or
         other statement made or deemed made by any Transaction Party (or any of
         their respective officers) under or in connection with this Agreement
         or any of the other Transaction Documents which shall have been
         incorrect in any respect when made;

               (iii) the failure by any Transaction Party to comply with any
         applicable Law with respect to any Receivable or the related Contract;
         or the failure of any Receivable or the related Contract to conform to
         any such applicable Law;

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               (iv) the failure to vest in the Administrative Agent a first
         priority perfected security interest in all of the Collateral, free and
         clear of any Adverse Claim;

               (v) the failure to have filed, or any delay in filing, financing
         statements or other similar instruments or documents under the UCC of
         any applicable jurisdiction or other applicable laws with respect to
         any Collateral, whether at the time of any purchase or reinvestment or
         at any subsequent time;

               (vi) any dispute, claim or defense (other than discharge in
         bankruptcy) of an Obligor to the payment of any Receivable (including,
         without limitation, a defense based on such Receivable or the related
         Contract not being a legal, valid and binding obligation of such
         Obligor enforceable against it in accordance with its terms), or any
         other claim resulting from the sale of the merchandise, goods or
         services related to such Receivable or the furnishing or failure to
         furnish such merchandise, goods or services or relating to collection
         activities with respect to such Receivable (if such collection
         activities were performed by the Borrower or any of its Affiliates
         acting as Collection Agent) or relating to any Contract related
         thereto;

               (vii) any failure of any Transaction Party to perform its duties
         or obligations in accordance with the provisions hereof and each other
         Transaction Document or to perform its duties or obligations under the
         Contracts or to timely and fully comply in all respects with the Credit
         and Collection Policy in regard to each Receivable and the related
         Contract;

               (viii) any products liability, environmental or other claim
         arising out of or in connection with merchandise, goods or services
         which are the subject of any Contract or the sale of which gave rise to
         any Receivable;

               (ix) the commingling of Collections of Receivables at any time
         with other funds;

               (x) any investigation, litigation or proceeding (actual or
         threatened) related to this Agreement or any other Transaction Document
         or the use of proceeds of Loans or any Collateral;

               (xi) any setoff with respect to any Receivable;

               (xii) any claim brought by any Person other than an Indemnified
         Party arising from any activity by the Borrower or any Affiliate of the
         Borrower in servicing, administering or collecting any Collateral;

               (xiii) the failure by any Transaction Party to pay when due any
         taxes, including, without limitation, sales, excise or personal
         property taxes; or

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               (xiv) the Percentage Factor exceeding the Maximum Percentage
         Factor as of the close of business on the Business Day immediately
         preceding any Release Date or Borrowing Date.

         Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Agreement, solely for
purposes of the Borrower's indemnification obligations in clauses (ii) and (vii)
of this Article X, any representation, warranty or covenant qualified by the
occurrence or non-occurrence of a Material Adverse Effect or similar concepts of
materiality shall be deemed to be not so qualified.

                                   ARTICLE XI

                                  MISCELLANEOUS

         SECTION 11.01 Amendments, Etc. No failure on the part of the Funding
Agents, the Conduit Lenders, the Committed Lenders or the Administrative Agent
to exercise, and no delay in exercising, any right hereunder shall operate as a
waiver thereof; nor shall any single or partial exercise of any right hereunder
preclude any other or further exercise thereof or the exercise of any other
right. No amendment or waiver of any provision of this Agreement or consent to
any departure by any Transaction Party therefrom shall be effective unless in a
writing signed by the Administrative Agent and the Required Committed Lenders
(and, in the case of any amendment, also signed by the Borrower and the
Collection Agent), and then such amendment, waiver or consent shall be effective
only in the specific instance and for the specific purpose for which given;
provided that no amendment, waiver or consent shall, unless in writing and
signed by each Lender (or, in the case of clause (c) below, each Lender having
its fees reduced or delayed or its Commitment or Conduit Lending Limit
increased) in addition to the Administrative Agent:

               (a) reduce the Principal Balance amount or Interest that is
         payable on account of any Loan or Tranche or delay any scheduled date
         for payment thereof;

               (b) increase the Facility Limit;

               (c) reduce fees payable by the Borrower to the Funding Agents,
         the Conduit Lenders or the Committed Lenders or delay the dates on
         which such fees are payable;

               (d) extend the Scheduled Commitment Termination Date or the
         Maturity Date;

               (e) release any portion of the Collateral if a Termination Event
         or Incipient Termination Event has occurred or would result therefrom;
         or

               (f) change any of the provisions of this Section or the
         definition of "Required Committed Lenders";

               (g) amend any Termination Event set forth in Section 7.01(e) or
         (j); or

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               (h) amend the definition of "CP Rate", "Total Reserves",
         "Percentage Factor", "Loss and Dilution Reserve", "Carrying Cost
         Reserve", "Servicing Fee Reserve", "Default Ratio", "Approved
         Currency", "Eligible Counterparty", "Defaulted Receivable", "Delinquent
         Receivable" or "Net Receivables Balance" or increase the Maximum
         Percentage Factor or any Concentration Limit; or

               (i) release any Performance Guarantor from its obligations under
         the Performance Guaranty or the European Purchaser from its obligations
         under the European Purchaser Guaranty;

and provided, further, that (x) no amendment, waiver or consent shall increase
the Commitment of any Committed Lender or the Conduit Lending Limit of any
Conduit Lender unless in writing and signed by such Committed Lender or such
Conduit Lender, as the case may be, and the relevant Funding Agent and (y) no
amendment, waiver or consent shall alter the duties of any Funding Agent in any
material respect without the consent of such Funding Agent.

         SECTION 11.02 Notices, Etc. Except as provided below, all
communications and notices provided for hereunder shall be in writing (including
telecopy or electronic facsimile transmission or similar writing) and shall be
given to the other party at its address or telecopy number specified below or at
such other address or telecopy number as such party may hereafter specify for
the purposes of notice to such party. Each such notice or other communication
shall be effective (i) if given by telecopy, when such telecopy is transmitted
to the telecopy number specified in this Section 11.02 and confirmation is
received, (ii) if given by mail three Business Days following such posting,
postage prepaid, U.S. certified or registered, (iii) if given by overnight
courier, one Business Day after deposit thereof with a national overnight
courier service, or (iv) if given by any other means, when received at the
address specified in this Section 11.02. However, anything in this Section 11.02
to the contrary notwithstanding, the Borrower hereby authorizes the
Administrative Agent and each Funding Agent to effect Borrowings and Tranche
Period and Interest Rate selections based on telephonic notices made by any
Person which the Administrative Agent or such Funding Agent in good faith
believes to be acting on behalf of the Borrower. The Borrower agrees to deliver
promptly to the Administrative Agent and each Funding Agent a written
confirmation of each telephonic notice signed by an authorized officer of
Borrower. However, the absence of such confirmation shall not affect the
validity of such notice. If the written confirmation differs in any material
respect from the action taken by the Administrative Agent or such Funding Agent,
the records of the Administrative Agent or such Funding Agent shall govern
absent manifest error.

         If to a Committed Lender, to its address set forth on Schedule I.

         If to a Conduit Lender, to its address set forth on Schedule I.

         If to a Funding Agent, to its address set forth on Schedule I.

         If to the Borrower:

         1900 Richmond Road
         Lyndhurst, Ohio 44124

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         Attention: Mark Abruzino
         Telephone: (216) 291-7508
         Telecopy: (216) 291-7569

         If to the Collection Agent:

         12025 Tech Center Drive
         Livonia, Michigan 48150
         Attention: Vice President and General Counsel
         Telephone: (734) 266-2600
         Telecopy: (734) 266-4590

         If to the Administrative Agent:

         JPMorgan Chase Bank
         4 New York Plaza, 6th Floor
         New York, New York 10004
         Attention: Conduit Administration
         Telephone: (212) 623-5370
         Telecopy: (212) 623-5980
         Email: cpadmin@jpmorgan.com

         SECTION 11.03 Assignability.

         (a) This Agreement and each Lenders' rights and obligations hereunder
shall be assignable by such Lender and its successors and permitted assigns to
any Eligible Assignee. Each assignor of a Loan or any interest therein shall
notify the Administrative Agent and the Borrower of any such assignment. Each
assignor of a Loan or any interest therein may, in connection with the
assignment or participation, disclose to the assignee or participant any
information relating to the Transaction Parties, including the Collateral,
furnished to such assignor by or on behalf of any Transaction Party or by the
Administrative Agent; provided that, prior to any such disclosure, the assignee
or participant agrees to preserve the confidentiality of any confidential
information relating to the Transaction Parties received by it from any of the
foregoing entities in a manner consistent with Section 11.06(b).

         (b) Assignments by Conduit Lenders. Each Conduit Lender may assign,
grant security interests in or otherwise transfer all or any portion of the
Loans to any Eligible Assignee or Program Support Provider with respect to such
Conduit Lender without prior notice to or consent from any other party or any
other condition or restriction of any kind. Without limiting the generality of
the foregoing, each Conduit Lender may, from time to time with prior or
concurrent notice to the Borrower and each Funding Agent, assign all or any
portion of its interest in the Loans and its rights and obligations under this
Agreement and any other Transaction Documents to which it is a party to a
Conduit Assignee. Upon such assignment by a Conduit Lender to a Conduit
Assignee, (i) unless a new Lender Group is being established pursuant to Section
11.03(i) below, the Funding Agent for such Conduit Lender will act as the
Funding Agent for such Conduit Assignee hereunder, (ii) such Conduit Assignee
and its liquidity support provider(s) and credit support provider(s) and other
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Program Support Providers) shall have the benefit of all the rights and
protections provided to such Conduit Lender and its related Committed Lenders
herein and in the other Transaction Documents (including, without limitation,
any limitation on recourse against such Conduit Assignee), (iii) such Conduit
Assignee shall assume all of such Conduit Lender's obligations hereunder or
under any other Transaction Document (whenever created, whether before or after
such assignment) with respect to the assigned portion of the Loans held by such
Conduit Lender and such Conduit Lender shall be released from all such
obligations, (iv) all distributions to such Conduit Lender hereunder with
respect to the assigned portion of the Loans shall be made to such Conduit
Assignee, (v) the definition of the term "CP Rate" shall be determined on the
basis of the interest rate or discount applicable to Commercial Paper issued by
such Conduit Assignee (rather than such assigning Conduit Lender) and its
related Currency Hedge Agreements, (vi) the defined terms and other terms and
provisions of this Agreement and the other Transaction Documents shall be
interpreted in accordance with the foregoing, and (vii) if requested by the
Administrative Agent or Funding Agent with respect to the Conduit Assignee, the
parties will execute and deliver such further agreements and documents
(including amendments to this Agreement) and take such other actions as the
Administrative Agent or such Funding Agent may reasonably request to evidence
and give effect to the foregoing.

         (c) Assignment by Committed Lenders. Each Committed Lender may assign
to any Eligible Assignee all or a portion of its rights and obligations under
this Agreement (including, without limitation, all or a portion of its
Commitment and any Loans or interests therein owned by it); provided, however
that

               (i) each such assignment shall be of a constant, and not a
         varying, percentage of all rights and obligations under this Agreement,

               (ii) the amount being assigned pursuant to each such assignment
         (determined as of the date of the Assignment and Acceptance with
         respect to such assignment) shall in no event be less than the lesser
         of (x) $10,000,000 (in Dollars or the Dollar Equivalent) and (y) all of
         the assigning Committed Lender's Commitment, and

               (iii) the parties to each such assignment shall execute and
         deliver to the Administrative Agent, for its acceptance and recording
         in the Register (as defined below), an Assignment and Acceptance,
         together with a processing and recordation fee of $2,500.

         Upon such execution, delivery, acceptance and recording from and after
the effective date specified in such Assignment and Acceptance, (x) the assignee
thereunder shall be a party to this Agreement and, to the extent that rights and
obligations under this Agreement have been assigned to it pursuant to such
Assignment and Acceptance, have the rights and obligations of a Committed Lender
thereunder and (y) the assigning Committed Lender shall, to the extent that
rights and obligations have been assigned by it pursuant to such Assignment and
Acceptance, relinquish such rights and be released from such obligations under
this Agreement (and, in the case of an Assignment and Acceptance covering all or
the remaining portion of an assigning Committed Lender's rights and obligations
under this Agreement, such Committed Lender shall cease to be a party hereto).
In addition, any Committed Lender or any of its

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Affiliates may assign any of its rights (including, without limitation, rights
to payment of Principal Balance and Interest) under this Agreement to any
Federal Reserve Bank without notice to or consent of any Transaction Party, any
other Committed Lender or Conduit Lender, any Funding Agent or the
Administrative Agent.

         (d) Register. At all times during which any Loan is outstanding, the
Administrative Agent shall maintain at its address referred to in Section 11.02
of this Agreement (or such other address of the Administrative Agent notified by
the Administrative Agent to the other parties hereto) a register as provided
herein (the "Register"). All Loans and any interest therein, and any Assignments
and Acceptances of any Loans and any interest therein delivered to and accepted
by the Administrative Agent, shall be registered in the Register, and the
Register shall serve as a record of ownership that identifies the owner of each
Loan and any interest therein. Notwithstanding any other provision of this
Agreement, no transfer of any Loan or any interest therein shall be effective
unless and until such transfer has been recorded in the Register. The entries in
the Register shall be conclusive and binding for all purposes, absent manifest
error, and the Borrower, the Collection Agent, the Administrative Agent, the
Funding Agents, the Conduit Lenders and the Committed Lenders may treat each
Person whose name is recorded in the Register as a Committed Lender or Conduit
Lender, as the case may be, under this Agreement for all purposes of this
Agreement. This Section 11.03(d) shall be construed so that each Loan and any
interest therein is maintained at all times in "registered form" within the
meaning of Sections 163(f), 871(h) and 881(c) of the IRC, solely for the
purposes of this Section 11.03, the Administrative Agent will act as an agent of
the Borrower. The Register shall be available for inspection by the Borrower,
any Funding Agent, any Conduit Lender or any Committed Lender at any reasonable
time and from time to time upon reasonable prior notice.

         (e) Procedure. Upon its receipt of an Assignment and Acceptance
executed by an assigning Committed Lender and an Eligible Assignee, the
Administrative Agent shall, if such Assignment and Acceptance has been duly
completed, (i) accept such Assignment and Acceptance, (ii) record the
information contained therein in the Register and (iii) give prompt notice
thereof to the Borrower.

         (f) Participations. Each Lender may sell participations to one or more
banks or other entities (each a "Participant") in or to all or a portion of its
rights and obligations under this Agreement (including, without limitation, all
or a portion of its interests in the Loans owned by it and, in the case of a
Committed Lender, its Commitment); provided, however, that

               (i) such Lender's obligations under this Agreement shall remain
         unchanged,

               (ii) such Lender shall remain solely responsible to the other
         parties to this Agreement for the performance of such obligations,

               (iii) the Administrative Agent, the Funding Agents, the other
         Lenders, the Borrower and the Collection Agent shall have the right to
         continue to deal solely and directly with such Lender in connection
         with such Lender's rights and obligations under this Agreement.

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         Any agreement or instrument pursuant to which a Lender sells such a
participation shall provide that the Participant shall not have any right to
direct the enforcement of this Agreement or other Transaction Documents or to
approve any amendment, modification or waiver of any provision of this Agreement
or the other Transaction Documents; provided that such agreement or instrument
may provide that such Committed Lender will not, without the consent of the
Participant, agree to any amendment, modification or waiver of a type that would
require the consent of each Lender affected thereby pursuant to Section 11.01.
Borrower acknowledges and agrees that a Committed Lender's source of funds may
derive in part from its Participants. Accordingly, references in Sections 2.11,
2.12, 2.13, 2.14, 2.15, 10.01 and 11.04 and the other terms and provisions of
this Agreement and the other Transaction Documents to determinations, reserve
and capital adequacy requirements, expenses, increased costs, reduced receipts,
Indemnified Amounts and the like as they pertain to such Lender shall be deemed
also to include those of its Participants.

         (g) Neither the Borrower nor the Collection Agent may assign any of its
rights or obligations hereunder or any interest herein without the prior written
consent of the Administrative Agent and the Required Committed Lenders.

         (h) The Collection Agent and the Borrower agree to assist each
Committed Lender, upon its reasonable request, in syndicating their respective
Commitments hereunder, including making management and representatives of the
Collection Agent and the Borrower reasonably available to participate in
informational meetings with potential assignees.

         (i) In connection with any assignment by a Conduit Lender of all or any
portion of its Conduit Lending Limit to a Conduit Assignee, such Conduit
Assignee may elect to establish a new Lender Group hereunder by the execution
and delivery of a Joinder Agreement by such Conduit Assignee, the Committed
Lenders which are to be in its Lender Group and the Person which is to be the
Funding Agent for such Lender Group, in each case without the consent of any
other party. Upon the effective date of such Joinder Agreement, (a) the Person
specified therein as a "Funding Agent" shall become a party hereto and a party
to the Lender Fee Letter as a Funding Agent, entitled to the rights and subject
to the obligations of a Funding Agent hereunder, (b) Schedule I shall be deemed
to have been amended as appropriate to incorporate the information set forth in
such Joinder Agreement, (c) the Borrower shall deliver to the new Funding Agent
a Note payable to such Funding Agent with a stated principal amount equal to the
Lender Group Limit for such Lender Group, (d) in the case of a partial
assignment, the Borrower shall deliver to the Funding Agent for the assigning
Conduit Lender a new Note reflecting the reduction in the Lender Group Limit for
its Lender Group and (e) the Funding Agent for the assigning Conduit Lender
shall return its old Note to the Borrower for cancellation (subject, in the case
of a partial assignment, to its receipt of the new Note pursuant to clause (d)).

         SECTION 11.04 Costs and Expenses. In addition to the rights of
indemnification granted under Section 10.01 hereof, and subject to any
limitations set forth in the Lender Fee Letter or any other written agreement
between Borrower and the applicable Secured Party, the Borrower agrees to pay on
demand all reasonable costs and expenses incurred by any Indemnified Party in
connection with the preparation, execution, delivery and administration of this
Agreement, any Asset Purchase Agreement and the other Transaction Documents,
including, without limitation, (i) the reasonable fees and out-of-pocket
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Administrative Agent, the Conduit Lenders, the Funding Agents, the Committed
Lenders and their respective Affiliates with respect thereto and with respect to
advising the Administrative Agent, the Funding Agents, the Conduit Lenders, the
Committed Lenders and their respective Affiliates as to their rights and
remedies under this Agreement, (ii) all rating agency fees, (iii) all reasonable
fees and expenses associated with any audits and other due diligence conducted
by the Administrative Agent prior to the Closing Date, (iv) any amendments,
waivers or consents under the Transaction Documents and (v) to the extent not
included in the CP Rate for any Conduit Lender, all reasonable costs incurred by
such Conduit Lender to open and maintain accounts in Local Currencies in
connection with the Loans made by it hereunder. In addition, the Borrower agrees
to pay on demand all costs and expenses (including reasonable counsel fees and
expenses), of the Administrative Agent, the Funding Agents, the Conduit Lenders,
the Committed Lenders and their respective Affiliates, incurred in connection
with the enforcement of, or any dispute, work-out, litigation or preparation for
litigation involving, this Agreement or any other Transaction Document.

         SECTION 11.05 No Proceedings. Each of the Borrower, the Administrative
Agent, the Collection Agent, each Funding Agent, each Conduit Lender, each
Committed Lender, each assignee of a Loan or any interest therein and each
Person which enters into a commitment to purchase Loans or interests therein
hereby agrees that it will not institute against any Conduit Lender any
proceeding of the type referred to in the definition of "Event of Bankruptcy" so
long as any Commercial Paper or other senior indebtedness issued by such Conduit
Lender shall be outstanding or there shall not have elapsed one year plus one
day since the last day on which any such Commercial Paper or other senior
indebtedness shall have been outstanding.

         SECTION 11.06 Confidentiality.

         (a) Subject to Section 11.06(c) below, the Fee Letters (including any
prior drafts thereof) and any other pricing information relating to the facility
contemplated by the Transaction Documents (including, without limitation, such
information set forth in any engagement letter, term sheet or proposal prior to
the date hereof) (collectively, "Product Information") is confidential. Each of
the Borrower and the Collection Agent agrees:

               (i) to keep all Product Information confidential and to disclose
         Product Information only to those of its officers, employees, agents,
         accountants, legal counsel and other representatives (collectively
         "Representatives") who have a need to know such Product Information for
         the purpose of assisting in the negotiation, completion and
         administration of the facility contemplated hereby (the "Facility");

               (ii) to use the Product Information only in connection with the
         Facility and not for any other purpose; and

               (iii) to cause its Representatives to comply with these
         provisions and to be responsible for any failure of any Representative
         to so comply.

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         The provisions of this Section shall not apply to Product Information
that is or hereafter becomes (through a source other than the Borrower, the
Collection Agent or any of their respective Affiliates or Representatives) a
matter of general public knowledge. The provisions of this Section shall not
prohibit the Borrower or the Collection Agent from filing with any governmental
or regulatory agency any information or other documents with respect to the
Facility as may be required by applicable Law.

         (b) Subject to Section 11.06(c) below, each Lender, each Funding Agent,
and the Administrative Agent agrees to maintain the confidentiality of all
non-public information with respect to the Borrower, the Collection Agent or the
Receivables furnished or delivered to it pursuant to this Agreement; provided,
that such information may be disclosed (i) to such party's officers, employees,
agents, accountants, legal counsel and other representatives (collectively
"Lender Representatives") who have a need to know such information for the
purpose of assisting in the negotiation, completion and administration of the
facility contemplated hereby, (ii) to such party's assignees and participants
and potential assignees and participants to the extent such disclosure is made
pursuant to a written agreement of confidentiality substantially similar to this
Section 11.06(b), (iii) to the Rating Agencies and the Program Support Providers
for each Conduit Lender, (iv) to the extent required by applicable Law or by any
Official Body and (v) in connection with the enforcement of any Transaction
Document.

         The provisions of Section 11.06(b) shall not apply to information that
is or hereafter becomes (through a source other than the applicable Lender,
Funding Agent or the Administrative Agent or any Lender Representative
associated with such party) a matter of general public knowledge. The provisions
of this Section shall not prohibit any Lender, Funding Agent or the
Administrative Agent from filing with or making available to any governmental or
regulatory agency any information or other documents with respect to the
Facility as may be required by applicable Law or requested by such governmental
or regulatory agency.

         (c) Each of the parties hereto hereby agrees that, from the
commencement of discussions with respect to the transaction contemplated by this
Agreement and the other Transaction Documents (the "Transaction"), each of the
parties hereto (and each of their respective, and their respective affiliates,
employees, officers, directors, advisors, representatives and agents) are
permitted to disclose to any and all persons, without limitation of any kind,
the structure and tax aspects (as such terms are used in Internal Revenue Code
Sections 6011, 6111 and 6112 and the regulations promulgated thereunder) of the
Transaction, and all materials of any kind (including opinions or other tax
analysis) that are provided to any party hereto related to such structure and
tax aspects. In this regard, each party hereto acknowledges and agrees that the
disclosure of the structure or tax aspects of the Transaction is not limited in
any way by an express or implied understanding or agreement, oral or written
(whether or not such understanding or agreement is legally binding).
Furthermore, each party hereto acknowledges and agrees that it does not know or
have reason to know that its use or disclosure of information relating to the
structure or tax aspects of the Transaction is limited in any other manner (such
as where the Transaction is claimed to be proprietary or exclusive) for the
benefit of any other Person. To the extent that disclosure of the structure or
tax aspects of the Transaction by any party hereto is limited by any existing
agreement between the parties hereto, such limitation is agreed to be void ab
initio and such agreement is hereby amended to permit disclosure of the
structure and tax aspects of the Transaction.

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         SECTION 11.07 Further Assurances. Each of the Borrower and the
Collection Agent shall execute, acknowledge and deliver, or cause to be
executed, acknowledged or delivered, from time to time, within a reasonable time
period of such request, (A) such amendments or supplements to this Agreement and
the other Transaction Documents as are requested by the Administrative Agent
(acting at the direction of the each Funding Agent and the Committed Lenders
necessary to approve such action pursuant to Section 11.01), and (B) such
further instruments and take such further action, in each case, as may be
reasonably necessary (as determined by the Funding Agents in consultation with
the Collection Agent), to obtain the confirmation of the current ratings
assigned to the Commercial Paper of any Conduit Lender (on an unwrapped basis),
to the extent such ratings are attributable to the transactions contemplated
hereby and the other Transaction Documents. In furtherance of the foregoing and
thereafter from time to time as may be necessary, each of the Borrower and the
Collection Agent shall (A) cooperate with each Rating Agency in connection with
any review of the Transaction Documents which may be undertaken by such Rating
Agency and (B) provide each Rating Agency with such information or access to
such information as they may reasonably request in connection with any future
review of the ratings referred to above.

         SECTION 11.08 GOVERNING LAW. THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE GOVERNED BY, AND
CONSTRUED AND INTERPRETED IN ACCORDANCE WITH, THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK.

         SECTION 11.09 Execution in Counterparts. This Agreement may be executed
in any number of counterparts, each of which when so executed shall be deemed to
be an original and all of which when taken together shall constitute one and the
same agreement. Delivery of an executed counterpart of a signature page to this
Agreement by facsimile shall be effective as delivery of a manually executed
counterpart of this Agreement.

         SECTION 11.10 Integration; Binding Effect; Survival of Termination.
This Agreement and the other Transaction Documents executed by the parties
hereto on the date hereof contain the final and complete integration of all
prior expressions by the parties hereto with respect to the subject matter
hereof and shall constitute the entire agreement among the parties hereto with
respect to the subject matter hereof superseding all prior oral or written
understandings. This Agreement shall be binding upon and inure to the benefit of
the parties hereto and their respective successors and permitted assigns
(including any trustee in bankruptcy). Any provisions of this Agreement which
are prohibited or unenforceable in any jurisdiction shall, as to such
jurisdiction, be ineffective to the extent of such prohibition or
unenforceability without invalidating the remaining provisions hereof, and any
such prohibition or unenforceability in any jurisdiction shall not invalidate or
render unenforceable such provision in any other jurisdiction. This Agreement
shall create and constitute the continuing obligations of the parties hereto in
accordance with its terms and shall remain in full force and effect until the
Final Payout Date; provided, however, that the provisions of Sections 2.11,
2.12, 2.13, 2.14, 2.15, 10.01, 11.04, 11.05, 11.06, 11.15 and 11.17 shall
survive any termination of this Agreement.

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         SECTION 11.11 Consent to Jurisdiction.

         (a) Each party hereto hereby irrevocably submits to the non-exclusive
jurisdiction of any New York State or Federal court sitting in New York City in
any action or proceeding arising out of or relating to this Agreement, and each
party hereto hereby irrevocably agrees that all claims in respect of such action
or proceeding may be heard and determined in such New York State court or, to
the extent permitted by law, in such Federal court. The parties hereto hereby
irrevocably waive, to the fullest extent they may effectively do so, the defense
of an inconvenient forum to the maintenance of such action or proceeding. The
parties hereto agree that a final judgment in any such action or proceeding
shall be conclusive and may be enforced in other jurisdictions by suit on the
judgment or in any other manner provided by law.

         (b) Each of the Borrower and the Collection Agent consents to the
service of any and all process in any such action or proceeding by the mailing
of copies of such process to it at its address specified in Section 11.02.
Nothing in this Section 11.11 shall affect the right of any Conduit Lender, any
Committed Lender, any Funding Agent or the Administrative Agent to serve legal
process in any other manner permitted by law.

         SECTION 11.12 WAIVER OF JURY TRIAL. EACH PARTY HERETO HEREBY WAIVES, TO
THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, TRIAL BY JURY IN ANY JUDICIAL
PROCEEDING INVOLVING, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, ANY MATTER (WHETHER SOUNDING IN
TORT, CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE) IN ANY WAY ARISING OUT OF, RELATED TO, OR CONNECTED
WITH THIS AGREEMENT OR ANY OTHER TRANSACTION DOCUMENT.

         SECTION 11.13 Right of Setoff. Each Lender is hereby authorized (in
addition to any other rights it may have) at any time after the occurrence of
the Termination Date due to the occurrence of a Termination Event, or during the
continuation of an Incipient Termination Event, to set off, appropriate and
apply (without presentment, demand, protest or other notice which are hereby
expressly waived) any deposits and any other indebtedness held or owing by such
Lender to, or for the account of, the Borrower against the amount of the
Borrower Obligations owing by the Borrower to such Person.

         SECTION 11.14 Ratable Payments. If any Committed Lender, whether by
setoff or otherwise, has payment made to it with respect to any Borrower
Obligations in a greater proportion than that received by any other Committed
Lender entitled to receive a ratable share of such Borrower Obligations, such
Committed Lender agrees, promptly upon demand, to purchase for cash without
recourse or warranty a portion of such Borrower Obligations held by the other
Committed Lenders so that after such purchase each Committed Lender will hold
its ratable proportion of such Borrower Obligations; provided that if all or any
portion of such excess amount is thereafter recovered from such Committed
Lender, such purchase shall be rescinded and the purchase price restored to the
extent of such recovery, but without interest.

         SECTION 11.15 Limitation of Liability.

         (a) No claim may be made by any Transaction Party or any other Person
against any Lender, any Funding Agent, the Administrative Agent or their
respective Affiliates,

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directors, officers, employees, attorneys or agents (each a "Lender Party") for
any special, indirect, consequential or punitive damages in respect of any claim
for breach of contract or any other theory of liability arising out of or
related to the transactions contemplated by this Agreement or any other
Transaction Document, or any act, omission or event occurring in connection
herewith or therewith, except with respect to any claim arising out of the
willful misconduct or gross negligence of such Lender Party; and each of the
Borrower and the Collection Agent hereby waives, releases, and agrees not to sue
upon any claim for any such damages, whether or not accrued and whether or not
known or suspected to exist in its favor.

         (b) Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, the
obligations of the respective Conduit Lenders under this Agreement are solely
the corporate obligations of each such Conduit Lender and shall be payable only
at such time as funds are actually received by, or are available to, such
Conduit Lender in excess of funds necessary to pay in full all outstanding
Commercial Paper issued by such Conduit Lender and, to the extent funds are not
available to pay such obligations, the claims relating thereto shall not
constitute a claim against such Conduit Lender. Each party hereto agrees that
the payment of any claim (as defined in Section 101 of Title 11 of the
Bankruptcy Code) of any such party shall be subordinated to the payment in full
of all Commercial Paper.

         (c) No recourse under any obligation, covenant or agreement of any
Conduit Lender contained in this Agreement shall be had against any
incorporator, stockholder, officer, director, member, manager, employee or agent
of such Conduit Lender, the Funding Agent with respect to such Conduit Lender or
any of their Affiliates (solely by virtue of such capacity) by the enforcement
of any assessment or by any legal or equitable proceeding, by virtue of any
statute or otherwise; it being expressly agreed and understood that this
Agreement is solely a corporate obligation of such Conduit Lender, and that no
personal liability whatever shall attach to or be incurred by any incorporator,
stockholder, officer, director, member, manager, employee or agent of any
Conduit Lender, any Funding Agent or any of their Affiliates (solely by virtue
of such capacity) or any of them under or by reason of any of the obligations,
covenants or agreements of such Conduit Lender contained in this Agreement, or
implied therefrom, and that any and all personal liability for breaches by any
Conduit Lender of any of such obligations, covenants or agreements, either at
common law or at equity, or by statute, rule or regulation, of every such
incorporator, stockholder, officer, director, member, manager, employee or agent
is hereby expressly waived as a condition of and in consideration for the
execution of this Agreement; provided that the foregoing shall not relieve any
such Person from any liability it might otherwise have as a result of fraudulent
actions taken or fraudulent omissions made by them.

         SECTION 11.16 Limitation on the Addition and Termination of
Originators. (a) Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in the
Originator Purchase Agreements, the Borrower shall not consent to any request
made to terminate any Originator Purchase Agreement or to terminate the right or
obligation of any Originator to continue selling all its Receivables to the
Transferor or the European Purchaser (as applicable) thereunder, nor will any
Originator which is the subject of such request be terminated under an
Originator Purchase Agreement, in each case unless (i) the Collection Agent
provides the Administrative Agent, each Funding Agent and each Committed Lender
with a certificate (signed by a Responsible Officer of the Collection Agent)
which attaches a Weekly Report or Daily Report giving pro forma

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effect to any reduction in the Net Receivables Balance resulting from the
termination of such Originator or Originator Purchase Agreement and any change
in the Total Reserves as set forth in the next sentence, and which certifies
that, after giving pro forma effect to such termination and any prepayments of
Loans on or prior to the date of such termination, the Percentage Factor does
not exceed the Maximum Percentage Factor, as determined by reference to the most
recent Portfolio Report delivered under the Servicing Agreement, (ii) no
Termination Event or Incipient Termination Event (other than with respect to the
Originator so terminated) has occurred and is continuing (both before and after
giving effect to such termination) and (iii) the Administrative Agent and the
Funding Agents will have received prior notice of such termination. In the event
any Originator or Originator Purchase Agreement is so terminated, the ratios
used in calculating the Total Reserves shall be determined as if the Receivables
of such Originator or of the Originators under such Originator Purchase
Agreement, as applicable, had never existed.

         (b) The Borrower will not, and will not permit the Transferor or the
European Purchaser to, consent to the addition of a new Originator under an
Originator Purchase Agreement except (i) with the consent of the Required
Committed Lenders (such consent not to be unreasonably withheld), (ii) upon the
satisfaction of the conditions precedent specified in such Originator Purchase
Agreement and (iii) upon the delivery of an amended Schedule VII reflecting the
addition of such new Originator.

         (c) The Borrower will not, and will not permit the Transferor or the
European Purchaser to, enter into any new Originator Purchase Agreement unless
(i) each Person proposed to become a new Originator thereunder is organized
under the laws of an Approved Originator Jurisdiction and, to the extent
permitted by applicable Law, has become a party to the Servicing Agreement as a
Sub-Collection Agent and a party to the Performance Guaranty as a "Performance
Guarantor", (ii) the Originator Purchase Agreement is in form and substance
reasonably satisfactory to the Required Committed Lenders, (iii) the Borrower
shall have delivered such instruments, opinions and other documents as the
Required Committed Lenders may reasonably request in connection therewith, all
of which shall be in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to the Required
Committed Lenders, (iv) no Termination Event or Incipient Termination Event has
occurred and is continuing or would result therefrom, (v) the Administrative
Agent and each Funding Agent shall have received an amended Schedule VII
reflecting such new Originator Purchase Agreement and (vi) in the case of the
first European Originator Purchase Agreement, the Administrative Agent and each
Funding Agent shall have received a duly executed copy of the European Loan
Agreement, the European Purchaser Guaranty, the European Purchaser Security
Agreement, the Irish Share Pledge, the Undertaking, an amendment to the
Servicing Agreement adding the European Purchaser as a party thereto, the
Operating Agreement and such other instruments, opinions and other documents as
the Committed Lenders may reasonably request in connection therewith, all of
which shall be in form and substance reasonably satisfactory to each Committed
Lender.

         SECTION 11.17 Judgment Currency. (a) If, for the purpose of obtaining
judgment in any court, it is necessary to convert a sum owing hereunder in one
currency into another currency, each party hereto agrees, to the fullest extent
that it may effectively do so, that the rate of exchange used shall be that at
which in accordance with normal banking procedures in the relevant jurisdiction
the first currency could be purchased with such other currency on the Business
Day immediately preceding the day on which final judgment is given.

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         (b) The obligations of the Borrower in respect of any sum due to any
party hereto or any holder of the obligations owing hereunder (the "Applicable
Creditor") shall, notwithstanding any judgment in a currency (the "Judgment
Currency") other than the currency in which such sum is stated to be due
hereunder (the "Agreement Currency"), be discharged only to the extent that, on
the Business Day following receipt by the Applicable Creditor of any sum
adjudged to be so due in the Judgment Currency, the Applicable Creditor may in
accordance with normal banking procedures in the relevant jurisdiction purchase
the Agreement Currency with the Judgment Currency; if the amount of the
Agreement Currency so purchased is less than the sum originally due to the
Applicable Creditor in the Agreement Currency, the Borrower agrees, as a
separate obligation and notwithstanding any such judgment, to indemnify the
Applicable Creditor against such loss. The obligations of the Borrowers
contained in this Section 11.17 shall survive the termination of this Agreement
and the payment of all other amounts owing hereunder.












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         IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have caused this Agreement to be
executed by their respective officers thereunto duly authorized, as of the date
first above written.

                                TRW AUTOMOTIVE GLOBAL RECEIVABLES LLC,
                                as Borrower


                                By:  By: /s/ David L. Bialosky
                                         ------------------------------------
                                     Name: David L. Bialosky
                                     Title: Vice President and General Counsel










                  Signature Page to Receivables Loan Agreement

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                                     PARK AVENUE RECEIVABLES CORPORATION,
                                     as Conduit Lender


                                     By: /s/ Andrew L. Stidd
                                         ---------------------------------------
                                         Name: Andrew L. Stidd
                                         Title: President



                                     JPMORGAN CHASE BANK,
                                     as Funding Agent


                                     By: /s/ Christopher Lew
                                         ---------------------------------------
                                         Name: Christopher Lew
                                         Title: Assistant Vice President



                                     JPMORGAN CHASE BANK,
                                     as Committed Lender


                                     By: /s/ Christopher Lew
                                         ---------------------------------------
                                         Name: Christopher Lew
                                         Title: Assistant Vice President



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                                    ALPINE SECURITIZATION CORP.,
                                    as Conduit Lender


                                    By: /s/ Joseph Soave
                                        ----------------------------------------
                                        Name: Joseph Soave
                                        Title: Vice President


                                    By: /s/ Mark Lengel
                                        ----------------------------------------
                                        Name: Mark Lengel
                                        Title: Director


                                    CREDIT SUISSE FIRST BOSTON,
                                    as Funding Agent


                                    By: /s/ Alberto Zonca
                                        ----------------------------------------
                                        Name: Alberto Zonca
                                        Title: Vice President


                                    By: /s/ Mark Golombeck
                                        ----------------------------------------
                                        Name: Mark Golombeck
                                        Title: Vice President


                                    CREDIT SUISSE FIRST BOSTON,
                                    as Committed Lender


                                    By: /s/ Alberto Zonca
                                        ----------------------------------------
                                        Name: Alberto Zonca
                                        Title: Vice President


                                    By: /s/ Mark Golombeck
                                        ----------------------------------------
                                        Name: Mark Golombeck
                                        Title: Vice President


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                                    MMP-3 FUNDING LLC,
                                    as Conduit Borrower from Fenway Capital,
                                    LLC as Conduit Lender


                                    By: /s/ Andrew L. Stidd
                                        -------------------------------------
                                        Name: Andrew L. Stidd
                                        Title: President



                                    HUDSON CASTLE GROUP INC.,
                                    as Funding Agent Program Manager


                                    By: /s/ Victor Rampertab
                                        -------------------------------------
                                        Name: Victor Rampertab
                                        Title: Senior Vice President



                                    LEHMAN BROTHERS HOLDINGS INC.,
                                    as Committed Lender


                                    By: /s/ Frank C. Prezioso
                                        -------------------------------------
                                        Name: Frank C. Prezioso
                                        Title: Senior Vice President


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                                    RM MULTI-ASSET LIMITED LIMITED,
                                    as Conduit Lender


                                    By: /s/ Tim Healy
                                        -------------------------------------
                                        Name: Tim Healy
                                        Title: Alternate Director


                                    DEUTSCHE BANK AG, LONDON,
                                    as Funding Agent


                                    By: /s/ O. Ottman
                                        -------------------------------------
                                        Name: O. Ottman
                                        Title: Vice President


                                    By: /s/ J. Pratt
                                        -------------------------------------
                                        Name:  J. Pratt
                                        Title: Vice President




                                    RM MULTI-ASSET LIMITED,
                                    as Committed Lender


                                    By: /s/  Tim Healy
                                        ------------------------------------
                                        Name: Tim Healy
                                        Title: Alternate Director


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                                    JPMORGAN CHASE BANK,
                                    as Administrative Agent


                                    By: /s/ Christopher Lew
                                        ------------------------------------
                                        Name: Christopher Lew
                                        Title: Assistant Vice President














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