Brief: According to the EU vehicle framework regulation (EU) 2018/858 and its invocate Regulation (EC) No 661/2009 (the equivalent regulation is UN ECE R116), the vehicle alarm systems (VAS) which are intended to be permanently fitted to vehicles of category M1 and those of category N1 with a maximum mass of not more than 2 tonnes need to be type-approved as components firstly and then, they can be put on the EU market.
THE PROCEDURE OF TYPE APPROVAL
1. Documents Preparation
2. Factory Audit (This step can be exempted if the manufacturer hold a valid ISO
3. 9001:2015/IATF1694:2009 certificate)
4. Samples Preparation and Testing
5. Assessment of Information
6. Issuance of Certificate
The testing items applied on VAS according to ECE R116 PART II are as follows. For specific items, costs and cycle, please contact ATIC.
Frequency of optical signals
On/ Off ratio
Number of alarm cycles
Alarm system setting lock check
Saftey tests+Operation tests
Safe operation after resistance to temperature and voltage changes + Operation tests
Safe operation after foreign body and water-tightness testing + Operation tests
Safe operation after condensed water test + Operation tests
Test for safety against reversed polarity + Operation tests
Test for safety against short-circuits + Operation tests
Safe operation after vibration test + Operation tests
Energy consumption in the set condition
Tests for external key switch
Tests for external key switch+exposure to salt spray+corrosion resistance test
Passenger compartment protection
Test of systems for the protection of the passenger compartment
Immunity against disturbances conducted along supply lines
Immunity against radiated high frequency disturbances
Electrical disturbance from electrostatic discharges
Immunity against disturbance coupled on signal lines
Safety against false alarm
Impact on the vehicle test
Voltage reduction test
Passenger compartment control test
OUR SERVICE ABOUT EU/UN HOMOLOGATION
ATIC experts are working under designated technical services in Europe to conduct Initial Assessment, Witness Testing and CoP assessment as authorized inspectors with authorities including e/E4 Netherland, e/E5 Sweden, e/E24 Ireland, e/E49 Cyprus, e/E32 Latvia and e/E36 Lithuania.
Also, ATIC is qualified ATS-Point who is designated by Sammarinese Approval Authority, through which type approval certificates of vehicles, components, technical units and vehicle systems according to UN Regulations are issued with the code E57.
In China, our witness laboratories cover North China, Central China and South China. No matter where your products are produced, we can provide the nearest witness test site. If your factory laboratory meets the requirements of ISO17025, We can also perform witness tests in your factory and apply type approval certificate.
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