BALANCING WEIGHT OF LEAD
Directive 2000/53 / EC concerning End of Life Vehicles stated that vehicles such astype approved in accordance with 70/156 / EU (fully approved) from 1 July 2003may not contain: heavy metals (lead, mercury, cadmium or hexavalent chromium)Balancing weights are not exempt.Cars approved before the above date are permanently excluded.At a meeting of the TAC on March 16, 2005, the question arose what should be donewith outstanding stock of lead weights. The EU Commission clarified that lead weightsplaced on the market before 1 July 2005 may be used.Therefore, balancing weights of lead in stock may still be used. Date iAnnex II is valid only for the day the product is placed on the market.Lead weights intended for vehicles registered under Directive 70/156 / EC andsold after July 1, 2005 may not be used!
2019 STRO data book contains new and older data for over 7000 different tire sizes. In 2019 STRO data book, there have been more than 200 updates. For example, the book contains 40 new passenger car dimensions, 20 new dimensions for heavy vehicles. And all the other chapters are updated with new standard tire sizes. Among the carmanufactures, there are 50 new car models and existing car models have been updated with new tire dimensions.Order