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E DIN EN 50342-1/A2 VDE 0510-101/A2:2021-05

* German Language Version *

Lead-acid starter batteries

Part 1: General requirements and methods of test;

German and English version EN 50342-1:2015/prA2:2021
Class/Status: Draft, valid
Released: 2021-05   Published: 2021-04-23
VDE Art. No.: 1500212
End of objection deadline: 2021-06-23

This standard is applicable to lead-acid batteries with a nominal voltage of 12 V and 6 V, used primarily as a power source for the starting of internal combustion engines, lighting and also for auxiliary equipment of internal combustion engine vehicles. These batteries are commonly called "starter batteries". This standard is applicable to batteries for the following purposes: batteries for passenger cars, batteries for commercial and industrial vehicles for normal use, batteries for commercial and industrial vehicles for severe use.
In this Amendment, the test sequence in Table 3 and the test methods in Clause 6 have been modified.