Interior Trim Fabrics
|Publication Date:||1 April 2011|
Note: Nothing in this standard supercedes applicable laws and regulations.
Note: In the event of conflict between the English and domestic language, the English language shall take precedence.
Material Description. Interior trim fabrics covered by this specification are made from fibrous textile materials that are knit, woven, non-woven, or non-conventional in structure. This specification also covers laminated fabric constructions and synthetic suede.
Requirements for vehicles without solar absorbing glass, contact the appropriate Materials Engineer. All interior materials are developed to be used in vehicles with solar glass, therefore performance may be compromised if used in nonsolar glass vehicles.
Symbols. This code defines the material construction and will be assigned by the responsible department.
Typical Applications. This specification is divided into types relative to the application of the fabric on a part.
• Type A, (3.3) covers fabrics used for seating and door trim panels.
• Type B, (3.4) covers fabrics used for overhead (headliner, visor, and sunshade), pillar, windlace and rear window trim.
• Type C, (3.5) covers fabrics used for instrument panel coverings.
Note: 3.1, 3.2, 3.6, 3.7, 4 and 5 apply to all fabrics regardless of application.
Remarks. Not applicable.