Test standards


No. Test method name Standard Test method developed in the equipment Type 1 Type 1.5 Type 2 Cyclic test method
1 VICT (Volvo Indoor Corrosion Test Method) STD 1027,1375 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
2 Volvo ACT I (Volvo Car) VCS 1027,149 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
3 Volvo ACT I (Volvo Group) STD 423,0014 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
4 Volvo-Ford ACT II VCS 1027,1449* Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
5 Scania Corrosion Test Method STD 4319 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
6 ISO Cyclic Corrosion Test Method SS-EN ISO 16701:2008 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
7 French Corrosion Test Method VIC2 VIC 2 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
8 Renault Corrosion Test Method ECC1 D17 2028 / B No No Yes Yes Yes
9 Cyclic VDA Corrosion Test Method VDA 233-102 No No No Yes Yes
10 VDA Corrosion Test Method VDA 621-415 No No No No No
11 Neutral Salt Spray NSS ISO 9227 No No Yes Yes (**) No
12 Daimler Chrysler KWT-DC KWT-DC No No No Yes Yes
13 Peugeot PSA TCAC D13 5486 No Yes Yes Yes Yes

 As the table shows the Type 1 can perform testing for all the Volvo methods as well as the Volvo/Ford method.
Number 2, 3 and 5 have the same base test cycle but differentiates in the demands and verification procedures.
* The test standard is equal to Ford CETP 00.00-L_467.
** Not recommended for continuous testing.

© Anna Ivarsson 2016