Rear Axle Security - PTW
|Database variable name||ptw_rear_axle_security|
|Expiration date||Still active|
PTW rear axle securement status.
|2||No free play|
State the level of PTW rear axle security.
(OECD RS9/TEG/ 151 definitions)
Proper procedure for examination of rear axle security:
Grasp the rear tire and gently apply a cyclic lateral force to the tire (i.e. lateral push and pull on the tire).
If there is any lateral or vertical free play in the rear axle then the rear axle is considered to be loose.