National Traffic Safety and Environment Lavoratory

HOMEResearch ActivitiesAutomobile Type Approval TestsPreliminary Type Approval Test and Inspection of Foreign Motor Vehicle Testing Institute

Preliminary Type Approval Test and Inspection of Foreign Motor Vehicle Testing Institute

Inspectors of the Automobile Type Approval Test Department of the Laboratory are dispatched to motor vehicle manufacturers outside of Japan to conduct tests on motor vehicles locally. The inspectors are mainly dispatched to the United States, Europe (Germany, Britain, Sweden, etc) and Korea.

Confirmation of Constructions, Devices, and Functions.

Test in Germany

Exhaust Emission Test of Gasoline-Fueled Motor Vehicle

Test in the United States

Exhaust Emission Test of Gasoline-Fueled Motor Vehicle in Idling Mode and 13-Mode

Inspection at a German test institute

Principal Foreign Motor Vehicle Testing Institutes:

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