Automotive LPG-systems - Installation requirements

This European Standard specifies the requirements for the installation of automotive LPG components that comply with prEN 12805 and prEN 12806.
These requirements are to ensure safe operation of such components.
This standard does not cover type approval of a LPG motor vehicle.
NOTE   Type approval requirements are covered in UN/ECE Regulations and EU legislation.

Systeme für mit Flüssiggas betriebene (LPG) Fahrzeuge - Einbauvorschriften

Diese Europäische Norm legt die Anforderungen für den Einbau von Anlagenteilen nach prEN 12805 und prEN 12806 fest.
Diese Anforderungen sollen einen sicheren Betrieb dieser Anlagenteile ermöglichen.
Diese Norm enthält keine Angaben über die Bauartzulassung eines mit Flüssiggas betriebenen Straßenfahrzeugs.
ANMERKUNG   Anforderungen zur Bauartzulassung sind in den UN-/EG-Vorschriften und EG-Richtlinien enthalten.

Véhicules à Gaz de Pétrole Liquéfiés (GPL) - Exigences d'installation

La présente Norme européenne spécifie les exigences relatives à l'installation des composants véhicules GPL automobiles conformes au prEN 12805 et au prEN 12806.
Ces exigences visent à assurer un fonctionnement en toute sécurité de ces composants.
La présente norme ne couvre pas l'homologation d'un véhicule automobile fonctionnant au GPL.
NOTE   Les exigences concernant l'homologation sont couvertes dans les Réglementations UN/CEE ainsi que dans la législation européenne.

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2003-01.Slovenski inštitut za standardizacijo. Razmnoževanje celote ali delov tega standarda ni dovoljeno.YJUDGQMRSysteme für mit Flüssiggas betriebene (LPG) Fahrzeuge - EinbauvorschriftenVéhicules a Gaz de Pétrole Liquéfiés (GPL) - Exigences d'installationAutomotive LPG-systems - Installation requirements43.060.40Sistemi za gorivoFuel systemsICS:Ta slovenski standard je istoveten z:EN 12979:2002SIST EN 12979:2002en01-november-2002SIST EN 12979:2002SLOVENSKI

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EUROPEAN STANDARDNORME EUROPÉENNEEUROPÄISCHE NORMEN 12979January 2002ICS 43.060.40English versionAutomotive LPG-systems - Installation requirementsVéhicules à Gaz de Pétrole Liquéfiés (GPL) - Exigencesd'installationSysteme für mit Flüssiggas betriebene (LPG) Fahrzeuge -EinbauvorschriftenThis European Standard was approved by CEN on 16 November 2001.CEN members are bound to comply with the CEN/CENELEC Internal Regulations which stipulate the conditions for giving this EuropeanStandard the status of a national standard without any alteration. Up-to-date lists and bibliographical references concerning such nationalstandards may be obtained on application to the Management Centre or to any CEN member.This European Standard exists in three official versions (English, French, German). A version in any other language made by translationunder the responsibility of a CEN member into its own language and notified to the Management Centre has the same status as the officialversions.CEN members are the national standards bodies of Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece,Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom.EUROPEAN COMMITTEE FOR STANDARDIZATIONCOMITÉ EUROPÉEN DE NORMALISATIONEUROPÄISCHES KOMITEE FÜR NORMUNGManagement Centre: rue de Stassart, 36
B-1050 Brussels© 2002 CENAll rights of exploitation in any form and by any means reservedworldwide for CEN national Members.Ref. No. EN 12979:2002 ESIST EN 12979:2002

EN 12979:2002 (E)2ContentspageForeword.3Introduction.41Scope.42Normative references.43Terms and definitions.44Symbols and abbreviated terms.75Installation requirements.75.1General requirements.75.2Connections to LPG-system.75.3LPG identification mark for M2 and M3 category vehicles.85.4Changes to the vehicle structure.85.5Container installation.85.6Installation of more than one container.95.7Components on or in the container.95.7.1General requirements.95.7.2Remote-controlled service valve with excess flow valve on the container.95.7.3Pressure relief valve.95.7.4Filling unit.95.7.580 % stop valve.

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