J2963_201810 Summary of Stop Lamp-Related Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards and NHTSA Interpretations, Relative to ATC, Stability Control Interventions, Engine Retarders/Exhaust Brakes

Issued

10/02/2018

Features
Issuing Committee
Scope
Content
Provide previous stop light activation research into single document for future reference.
Relevant documents and interpretations noted in Table 1.
Rationale
Content
The following summary was compiled at the request of SAE Truck and Bus Council. The intent is to summarize the relevant US Federal regulations that address stop lamp activation when brakes are activated by automatic systems. This topic is specifically requested at this time as systems which can automatically apply the service brakes—ESC and collision mitigation systems—are being made available by the industry.
This document is in no way binding or a definitive expectation of performance; determining compliance with applicable laws and regulations is the responsibility of the vehicle manufacturer, per the requirements of DOT.
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DOI
https://doi.org/10.4271/J2963_201810
Pages
6
Citation
SAE International Information Report, Summary of Stop Lamp-Related Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards and NHTSA Interpretations, Relative to ATC, Stability Control Interventions, Engine Retarders/Exhaust Brakes, SAE Standard J2963_201810, Issued October 2018, https://doi.org/10.4271/J2963_201810.
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Publisher
Published
Oct 2, 2018
Product Code
J2963_201810
Content Type
Information Report
Status
Issued
Language
English

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