CE Europäische Union
  • 43 - Kraftfahrzeugtechnik

Light- and heavy-duty motor vehicles and their trailers; Road vehicles in general (ICS 43.020)

Draft Commission Delegated Regulation amending Annex X to Regulation (EU) 2018/858 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the standardized access to vehicle on‑board diagnostics information and repair and maintenance information, and the requirements and procedures for access to vehicle security information (4 page(s), in English; 14 page(s), in English)

The enclosed draft delegated act details the technical requirements applicable for the standardized access to automotive repair and maintenance information through manufacturer´s websites and the procedure of accreditation, approval and authorisation of independent operators to access to vehicle security features.

It also clarifies that: 1) actions leading to the reduction of emissions or safety performance of vehicles shall not be considered as a legitimate business activity; and that 2) the data stream provided through the OBD standardised connector shall comprise emissions, safety and repair and maintenance information, and can be used for related purposes.