PROBLEMS IN PASSENGER CAR HEADLAMP AIM
Maintenance and inspection of correct aim of headlamps has been a perennial problem that involves unstable headlamp mounting, imprecision in inspecting equipment, variations in sealed beam units, and improper initial aim of lamps on new vehicles. These areas of the headlamp aim problem are discussed and some solutions are suggested. The need for cooperative Federal state, and industry effort on all facets of headlamp aim is emphasized.
- Presented at International Automotive Congress, Detroit, 8-12 January 1973. Abstract published in Highway Safety Literature, HSL-73-12, 29 June 1973. p 16.
California Highway PatrolP.O. Box 942898
Sacramento, CA USA 94298-0001
- Heath, W M
- Publication Date: 1973-1
- TRT Terms: Headlamps; Hydrostatic pressure; Inspection; Vehicle lighting
- Old TRIS Terms: Aiming; Hydrostatic head; Mounting; Sealed beam
- Subject Areas: Highways; Safety and Human Factors;
- Accession Number: 00081487
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: Highway Safety Literature
- Report/Paper Numbers: SAE-730009 Conf Paper
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Mar 6 1975 12:00AM