Added Table of Contents.
Removed Foreword since it no longer applies to this document.
This document was revised to incorporate changes based on comments received from the June, 2006 balloted document.
Editorial changes have been made and photometric tables have been substituted based on the October ballot for photometric figures.
Section 2.1.1 SAE telephone numbers and web site added.
Section 2.2.1 SAE telephone numbers and web site added.
Federal publication web site added.
European Community web site added.
Section 3.1 Definition of stop lamp was revised.
Section 22.214.171.124 thru 126.96.36.199.2 Removed underlining, bold text, and made numbering consistent.
Section 188.8.131.52 Removed size 2 or 3 lamps – redundant.
Section 184.108.40.206.1 Removed because of redundancy – renumbered subsequent sections.
Section 6.1 Statement on the requirements for LED lamps added.
Section 220.127.116.11 and 18.104.22.168 Bold lettering removed.
Section 22.214.171.124 corrected reference to 126.96.36.199.
Table 1 added. Table 2 was completely changed to the new format Figures 3, 4 and 5 requested by Signaling and Marking Device Committee. Values are the same.
Section 6.6.2a Wording was modified for consistency with FMVSS 108.
Figure 1 correction was made to the location of 15° angles.
Section 7.1.2 was added to identify stop signal priority to turn signal and hazard warning signal.
Section 188.8.131.52 Turn signal has priority since typically there are two other stop lamps to signal deceleration or a stopped vehicle.
184.108.40.206 Stop lamp must take priority over hazard warning signal since stop lamp indicates a decelerating or stopped vehicle whereas hazard warning may indicate a vehicle traveling less than posted minimum speed.
Test equipment and instrumentation
Also known as: SAE J 586
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