Element’s automotive lighting testing ensures the lighting and signaling devices of your vehicle meet the requirements of the relevant regulations, giving you access to major automotive markets around the globe.  

The lighting system of a vehicle is critical to the illumination on roadways and the visibility of the vehicle, ensuring the safety of vehicle occupants and that of other road users. For these reasons, they must be tested to the relevant standards in order to be sold on markets worldwide. 

Element’s experts have a thorough familiarity with lighting specifications for lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment. We can perform automotive lighting testing on a variety of products, from headlamps to tail lights, center high-mount stop light or PCB boards, serving customers in the automotive, medium and heavy truck, and buses industries.

GMW 3172 and other specifications

Element’s experts have extensive expertise in lighting testing and are well versed in the requirements for vehicle lighting systems specified by industry standards. We perform tests for OEMs and tiered suppliers within the automotive and transportation industry according to technical specifications and customer request, including but not limited to: 

  • GMW 3172
  • GMW 14906
  • 26010NDS00
  • EX-0008
  • FMVSS 108
  • PF. 90165

The Element advantage

From lighting to the powertrain, chassis to interiors and everything in between, we offer the professional automotive testing services that manufacturers and OEMs need to set their products apart. 

Our laboratories also provide a full range of electrical and safety testing services for electric vehicles, allowing us to be your single source provider for all of your automotive testing needs. 

You can depend on Element to provide the testing expertise necessary to help you deliver automotive products that comply with the relevant standards and meet your customers’ expectations. 


To learn more about our automotive lighting services, or to speak with one of our experts, contact us today.

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