INTERNATIONAL AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICAL REGULATIONS, USA. VOLUME 1. MOTOR VEHICLE CONSTRUCTION AND USE REGULATIONS

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