specifies that any replaceable bulb headlamp system
shall be designed to conform to the appropriate
photometric requirements of the standard using any light
source of the Type intended for use in such
system. Paragraph S7.7
specifies that each replaceable light source shall be
designed to conform to the design specifications
furnished with respect to it pursuant to part 564.
The table below is a tabulated summation of the entries
for replaceable light sources filed in Docket No. NHTSA
98-3397, pursuant to Part 564, for use in motor vehicles
(except motorcycles), plus some of their major design
No other bulb type is allowed for use in an
original equipment application if it is not filed in
Docket No. NHTSA 98-3397.
Each light source has a maximum allowable wattage.
Each light source specifies the allowable coatings.
|That all of the high power
bulbs, "blue bulbs," and HID conversions
on the market may not be in compliance with the