Lead-acid, of a kind used for starting piston engines (HS 850710); Other lead-acid accumulators (HS 850720)
Proyecto de Segunda Revisión del Reglamento Técnico Ecuatoriano PRTE INEN 115 (2R) "Baterías de plomo ácido para vehículos automotores" (Draft second revision (2R) of Ecuadorian Technical Regulation PRTE INEN No. 115 "Lead-acid batteries for motor vehicles") (11 pages, in Spanish)
The notified Technical Regulation establishes the requirements to be met by lead-acid batteries for motor vehicles, prior to the marketing of domestic and imported products, with the aim of protecting human safety and the environment, and preventing misleading practices.
It applies to the following products:
· Lead-acid batteries for vehicles with four or more wheels;
· Lead-acid batteries for motorcycles, tricycles and quadricycles (including quad bikes).
The notified Technical Regulation does not apply to:
. Lead-acid batteries incorporated into motor vehicles.