This volume describes the five year plan for motor vehicle safety and fuel economy rule making and contains standards on: control, location, identification and illumination; controls and displays; transmission shift lever sequence, starter interlock and transmission braking effect; windshield defrosting and defogging systems; windshield wiping and washing systems; hydraulic service brake, emergency and parking brake systems; hydraulic brake systems; hydraulic brake hoses; reflecting surfaces; lamps, reflective devices and associated equipment; new pneumatic tyres; tyre selection and rims; rear view mirrors; headlamp concealment devices; hood latch system; theft protection; vehicle identification number; motor vehicle brake fluids; retreaded pneumatic tyres; power operated window systems; new pneumatic tyres for vehicles other than passenger cars; tyre selection and rims for motor vehicles other than passenger cars; air brake systems; motor cycle brake systems; motor cycle controls and displays; accelerator control systems; warning devices; truck camper loading; speedometers and odometers; occupant protection in interior impact; head restraints; impact protection steering control; steering control rearward displacement; glazing materials; door locks and door retention components; seating systems; occupant crash protection; seat belt assembly; seat belt assembly anchorages; wheel nuts, wheel discs and hub caps; windshield mounting; child seating systems; side door strength; exterior protection; roof crush resistance; bus window retention and release; motor cycle helmets; windshield zone intrusion; school bus rollover-protection; school bus body joint strength; school bus passenger seating and crash protection; fuel system integrity; flammability of interior materials; bumper standard. Proposed rule making to some of the motor vehicle safety standards listed in this volume is appended. (TRRL)

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  • Features: Figures; Tables;
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00311754
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 27 1981 12:00AM