American MVSS 302

A flame is applied to a test specimen to determine the burning behavior of a fabric used for the interior of motor vehicles.

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Test method

Test method

The test specimen is mounted horizontally in a test chamber. A gas flame is applied to the bottom of the specimen. The burnt distance and the time taken to burn this distance is recorded. The burning rate (mm/min) is calculated.


The test material passes or fails the test.

Certified testlabs

Applied Textiles
  • Applied Textiles
  • 555 76th Street, S.W.
    49315 MI - Byron Center
    United States
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