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  Requirements For Passenger Car Body  
 

BODY REPAIR FUNDAMENTALS

REQUIREMENTS FOR PASSENGER CAR BODY

  

1. PRESERVATION OF BODY SHAPE
No portion of the body should sustain damage or malfunction under normal vehicle operating conditions.

  

2. OCCUPANT PROTECTION
In a collision, the body must absorb shock to reduce damage to the passenger compartment to the minimum while ensuring occupant safety.

  

3. PREVENTION OF BODY VIBRATION AND NOISE
No uncomfortable vibration or noise should be generated while the car is being driven.