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ADR 42/04 Standards/Australian Design Rules for Vehicles as made
ADR containing the requirements for general safety requirements.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
General Comments: This Standard repeals each vehicle standard with the name Australian Design Rule 42/04 — General Safety Requirements that is: (a) made under section 7 of the Motor Vehicles Standard Act 1989; and (b) in force at the commencement of this Standard. This Standard also repeals each instrument made under section 7 of the Motor Vehicles Standard Act 1989 that creates a vehicle standard with the name Australian Design Rule 42/04 — General Safety Requirements, if there are no other vehicle standards created by that instrument, or amendments to vehicle standards made by that instrument, that are still in force at the commencement of this Standard.
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 40
Registered 13 Dec 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR07-Feb-2006
Tabled Senate07-Feb-2006
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Legislative Instrument
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Explanatory Statement
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Incorporated Documents
Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard 119 – 1973; FR38-218: “New Pneumatic Tyres for Vehicles other than Passenger Cars”: s25.2.1.2

Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS-D4202) “Dimensions of Tires” and (JIS-D4218) “Contours of Rims”: s25.1

Society of Automotive Engineers SAE J 560 – 1998 Primary and Auxiliary Seven Conductor Electrical Connector for Truck-Trailer Jumper Cable: s9.2.1

Japan Automobile Tire Manufacturers Association Year Book: s25.1

Australian Standard 1973-1993 “Pneumatic Tyres – Passenger Car, Light Truck and Truck/Bus – Retreading and Repair Process”: s25.2.1.2

Australian Standard 2230-1990 “Pneumatic Tyres Light Truck and Truck/Bus-New”: s25.2.1.1

Australian Standard 2513: 1982 Electrical Connections for Trailer Vehicles: s9.2.1

(US) Tire and Rim Association Inc. Year Book: s25.1

Australian Standard 2230-1979: “New Pneumatic Highway Tyres other than Passenger Car Tyres”: s25.2.1.1

ISO 1185 – 1997 Road vehicles -- Connectors for the electrical connection of towing and towed vehicles -- 7-pole connector type 24 N (normal) for vehicles with 24 V nominal supply voltage : s9.2.1

European Tyre and Rim Technical Organisation (E.T.R.T.O.) Data Book: s25.1

Tyre and Rim Standards Manual - Tyre and Rim Association of Australia: s25.1

Japanese Industrial Standard JIS D4230-1986 – “Tires for Automobiles”: s25.2.1.4

Australian Design Rule – Definitions and Vehicle Categories: s4

UN ECE Regulation 54/00 – “Tyres for Commercial Vehicles”: s25.2.1.3

FMVSS 118-FR VOL36 No. 232-02.12.1971- Power Operated Window System: s19.

FMVSS 118-FR VOL58 No. 60-31.03.1998: s19.

Australian Standard 3001-1981 Electrical Installations in Caravans and Caravan Parks: s9.3