Testing standards by ASTM International

ASTM International is an international standardization organization for goods and services. The following testing standards published by this organization are particularly relevant.

Relevant standards

ASTM 1925

Yellowness Index

ASTM A1103/A1103M-16

Standard Specification for Seamless Cold-Finished Carbon Steel Structural Frame Tubing for Automotive Racing Applications

ASTM A159-83

Standard Specification for Automotive Gray Iron Castings

ASTM A456/A456M-08

Standard Specification for Magnetic Particle Examination of Large Crankshaft Forgings

ASTM A503/A503M-15

Standard Specification for Ultrasonic Examination of Forged Crankshafts

ASTM A602-94

Standard Specification for Automotive Malleable Iron Castings

ASTM A770/ A 770M

Zugprüfung in Dickenrichtung von Stahlblech für besondere Verwendung

ASTM A983/A983M-06

Standard Specification for Continuous Grain Flow Forged Carbon and Alloy Steel Crankshafts for Medium Speed Diesel Engines

ASTM B 117

Standard Practice for Operating Salt Spray (Fog) Apparatus

ASTM B117

Salt spray fog test

ASTM B137

Bestimmung des Flächengewichts von anodisch aufgebrachten Beschichtungen

ASTM B137-95

Standard Test Method for Measurement of Coating Mass Per Unit Area on Anodically Coated Aluminium

ASTM B368

Copper-Accelerated Acetic Acid-Salt Spray Test (CASS Test)

ASTM B456, Anhang X4

Bestimmung der Rissanzahl / Porenanzahl

ASTM B456, Anhang X5

Determining the number of active sites after corrosion

ASTM B456, Appendix X5

Ermittlung der Anzahl der aktiven Stellen nach Korrosion

ASTM B465, Appendix X4

Determination of crack number/ pore number

ASTM B 487

Standard Test Method for Measurement of Metal and Oxide Coating Thickness by Microscopical Examination of Cross Section

ASTM B487

Determination of coating thickness

ASTM B556

Measurement of thin chromium coatings by spot test

ASTM B 571

Standard Practice for Qualitative Adhesion Testing of Metallic Coatings

ASTM B604-91, Appendix X4

Determination of crack number/ pore number

ASTM B604-91, Appendix X4.4

Determination of active corrosion sites by corrosion testing

ASTM B604, Appendix X4

Bestimmung der Rissanzahl / Porenanzahl

ASTM B604, Appendix X4.4

Bestimmung der Beschädigung nach Korrosionstest

ASTM B67-14

Standard Specification for Car and Tender Journal Bearings, Lined

ASTM B680

Bestimmung des Masseverlusts von anodisch aufgebrachter Beschichtungen

ASTM B680-80

Standard test method for seal quality of anodic coatings on aluminium by acid dissolution

ASTM B 764

Standard Test Method for Simultaneous Thickness and Electrode Potential Determination of Individual Layers in Multilayer Nickel Deposit (STEP Test)

ASTM B764

STEP Test

ASTM C297

Flatwise Tensile Strength

ASTM C297/C297M

Querzugfestigkeit

ASTM C 542

Standard Specification for Lock-Strip Gaskets

ASTM D1000 § 37

53 - Tensile test; adhesion

ASTM D1000 § 54

65 - Unwind force

ASTM D 1003-2000

Test Methods for Haze

ASTM D1004

94a - Tear Resistance

ASTM D1056

Standard Specification for Flexible Cellular Materials-Sponge or Expanded Rubber

ASTM D1056 § 17-22

Compression-Deflection Test

ASTM D1056 § 42-48

Determination of water absorption

ASTM D1119-05

Standard Test Method for Percent Ash Content of Engine Coolants

ASTM D1121-11

Standard Test Method for Reserve Alkalinity of Engine Coolants and Antirusts

ASTM D1123-99

Standard Test Methods for Water in Engine Coolant Concentrate by the Karl Fischer Reagent Method

ASTM D1149-A

Ozone resistance

ASTM D1171-B

Ozone resistance

ASTM D1176-14

Standard Practice for Sampling and Preparing Aqueous Solutions of Engine Coolants or Antirusts for Testing Purposes

ASTM D1195/D1195M-09

Standard Test Method for Repetitive Static Plate Load Tests of Soils and Flexible Pavement Components, for Use in Evaluation and Design of Airport and Highway Pavements

ASTM D1204

Maßbeständigkeit

ASTM D1204-2

Dimensional Change

ASTM D1238

Determination of melt flow rates (MFR and MVR)

ASTM D1287-11

Standard Test Method for pH of Engine Coolants and Antirusts

ASTM D130

Standard Test Method for Corrosiveness to Copper from Petroleum Products by Copper Strip Test

ASTM D1384-05

Standard Test Method for Corrosion Test for Engine Coolants in Glassware

ASTM D1525

Vicat softening temperature

ASTM D1693-12

Standard Test Method for Environmental Stress-Cracking of Ethylene Plastics

ASTM D1735

Water resistance of coatings

ASTM D1813

thick

ASTM D1881-17

Standard Test Method for Foaming Tendencies of Engine Coolants in Glassware

ASTM D2000

Standard Classification System for Rubber Products in Automotive Applications

ASTM D2000-18

Standard Classification System for Rubber Products in Automotive Applications

ASTM D2208

Breaking strength (Grab method)

ASTM D2209

Tensile properties

ASTM D2211

Elongation (Grab method)

ASTM D2240

Durometer hardness

ASTM D2247

Water resistance (Condensation atmosphere with constant humidity)

ASTM D2261

Tear strength

ASTM D256

Determination of Izod impact resistance (notched)

ASTM D2565

Standard Practice for Xenon-Arc Exposure of Plastics Intended for Outdoor Applications

ASTM D257

Electrical resistance

ASTM D2570-16

Standard Test Method for Simulated Service Corrosion Testing of Engine Coolants

ASTM D2671

Tests heat-shrinkable tubing

ASTM D2692/D2692M-15

Standard Test Method for Air Permeability of Tire Fabrics, Tire Cord Fabrics, Tire Cord, and Yarns

ASTM D 2697

Standard Test Method for Volume Nonvolatile Matter in Clear or Pigmented Coatings

ASTM D2758-94

Standard Test Method for Engine Coolants by Engine Dynamometer

ASTM D 2794

Standard Test Method for Resistance of Organic Coatings to the Effects of Rapid Deformation (Impact)

ASTM D2809-09

Standard Test Method for Cavitation Corrosion and Erosion-Corrosion Characteristics of Aluminum Pumps With Engine Coolants

ASTM D2847-15

Standard Practice for Testing Engine Coolants in Car and Light Truck Service

ASTM D2885-13

Standard Test Method for Determination of Octane Number of Spark-Ignition Engine Fuels by On-Line Direct Comparison Technique

ASTM D2969-04

Standard Test Methods for Steel Tire Cords

ASTM D2970/D2970M-04

Standard Test Methods for Testing Tire Cords, Tire Cord Fabrics, and Industrial Yarns Made From Glass Filaments

ASTM D3039

TEST METHOD FOR TENSILE PROPERTIES OF POLYMER MATRIX COMPOSITE MATERIALS

ASTM D3147-06

Standard Test Method for Testing Stop-Leak Additives for Engine Coolants

ASTM D3306-19

Standard Specification for Glycol Base Engine Coolant for Automobile and Light-Duty Service

ASTM D3321-19

Standard Test Method for Use of the Refractometer for Field Test Determination of the Freezing Point of Aqueous Engine Coolants

ASTM D3359

Adhesion

ASTM D3359-A

X-Cut Tape Test

ASTM D3359-B

Cross-cut Tape Test

ASTM D3418-12

Thermische Analyse von Kunststoffen, Faserverbundstoffen, metallischen und nichtmetallischen Feststoffen und Flüssigkeiten mit TGA

ASTM D3453-12

Standard Specification for Flexible Cellular Materials—Urethane for Furniture and Automotive Cushioning, Bedding, and Similar Applications

ASTM D3512

Pilling resistance (Random Tumble Pilling Tester)

ASTM D3527-18

Standard Test Method for Life Performance of Automotive Wheel Bearing Grease

ASTM D3574 Test A

Density test

ASTM D3574 Test B1

Indentation force deflection test - specified deflection (IFD)

ASTM D3574 Test C

Stress-strain characteristic in compression

ASTM D3574 Test D

Compression set at standard conditioning temperature

ASTM D3574 Test E

Tensile Test

ASTM D3574 Test F

Determination of tear strength

ASTM D3574-Test J

Steam autoclave ageing

ASTM D3606-17

Standard Test Method for Determination of Benzene and Toluene in Spark Ignition Fuels by Gas Chromatography

ASTM D3634-99

Standard Test Method for Trace Chloride Ion in Engine Coolants

ASTM D3763

Determination of puncture impact behaviour

ASTM D3767-A

Determination of Thickness

ASTM D3836-13

Standard Practice for Evaluation of Automotive Polish

ASTM D3882

Bow and Skew measurement

ASTM D3884

Abrasion Resistance (Taber)

ASTM D3887 § 12

Determination of the number of wales and stitch courses

ASTM D3939

Mace Snag Test

ASTM D395-B

Compression Set

ASTM D4060

Abrasion resistance by the Taber abraser

ASTM D412

06a - Tensile properties and tensile set

ASTM D413

A - Adhesion test (Type A)

ASTM D4290-15

Standard Test Method for Determining the Leakage Tendencies of Automotive Wheel Bearing Grease Under Accelerated Conditions

ASTM D4340-10

Standard Test Method for Corrosion of Cast Aluminum Alloys in Engine Coolants Under Heat-Rejecting Conditions

ASTM D4485-18a

Standard Specification for Performance of Active API Service Category Engine Oils

ASTM D4585

Standard Practice for Testing Water Resistance of Coatings Using Controlled Condensation

ASTM D4602-93

Standard Guide for Nondestructive Testing of Pavements Using Cyclic-Loading Dynamic Deflection Equipment

ASTM D4682-18

Standard Specification for Miscibility with Gasoline and Fluidity of Two-Stroke-Cycle Gasoline Engine Lubricants

ASTM D4694-09

Standard Test Method for Deflections with a Falling-Weight-Type Impulse Load Device

ASTM D4695-03

Standard Guide for General Pavement Deflection Measurements

ASTM D471

Effect of liquids

ASTM D4725-15

Standard Terminology for Engine Coolants and Related Fluids

ASTM D4742-17

Standard Test Method for Oxidation Stability of Gasoline Automotive Engine Oils by Thin-Film Oxygen Uptake (TFOUT)

ASTM D4748-10

Standard Test Method for Determining the Thickness of Bound Pavement Layers Using Short-Pulse Radar

ASTM D4776/D4776M-18

Standard Test Method for Adhesion of Tire Cords and Other Reinforcing Cords to Rubber Compounds by H-Test Procedure

ASTM D4806-19

Standard Specification for Denatured Fuel Ethanol for Blending with Gasolines for Use as Automotive Spark-Ignition Engine Fuel

ASTM D4814-19

Standard Specification for Automotive Spark-Ignition Engine Fuel

ASTM D4857-12

Standard Test Method for Determination of the Ability of Lubricants to Minimize Ring Sticking and Piston Deposits in Two-Stroke-Cycle Gasoline Engines Other Than Outboards

ASTM D4858-13

Standard Test Method for Determination of the Tendency of Lubricants to Promote Preignition in Two-Stroke-Cycle Gasoline Engines

ASTM D4859-13

Standard Specification for Lubricants for Two-Stroke-Cycle Spark-Ignition Gasoline Engines-TC

ASTM D4863-13

Standard Test Method for Determination of Lubricity of Two-Stroke-Cycle Gasoline Engine Lubricants

ASTM D4921-95

Standard Test Method for Foaming Tendencies of Engine Coolants at Room Temperature

ASTM D4950-14

Standard Classification and Specification for Automotive Service Greases

ASTM D4975-14

Standard Test Methods for Single-Filament Tire Bead Wire Made from Steel

ASTM D4985-10

Standard Specification for Low Silicate Ethylene Glycol Base Engine Coolant for Heavy Duty Engines Requiring a Pre-Charge of Supplemental Coolant Additive (SCA)

ASTM D4991

Standard Test Method for Leakage Testing of Empty Rigid Containers by Vacuum Method

ASTM D4998-13

Standard Test Method for Evaluating Wear Characteristics of Tractor Hydraulic Fluids

ASTM D 5034

Standard Test Method for Breaking Strength and Elongation of Textile Fabrics (Grab Test)

ASTM D5034

Grab tensile properties

ASTM D5132-17

Standard Test Method for Horizontal Burning Rate of Polymeric Materials Used in Occupant Compartments of Motor Vehicles

ASTM D523

Standard Test Method for Specular Gloss

ASTM D5426-19

Standard Practices for Visual Inspection and Grading of Fabrics Used for Inflatable Restraints

ASTM D5427-09

Standard Practice for Accelerated Aging of Inflatable Restraint Fabrics

ASTM D5427 § 8.4

Accelerated aging (cycle aging)

ASTM D5428-08

Standard Practice for Evaluating the Performance of Inflatable Restraint Modules

ASTM D5446-08

Standard Practice for Determining Physical Properties of Fabrics, Yarns, and Sewing Thread Used in Inflatable Restraints

ASTM D 5467/D 5467M

Standard Test Method for Compressive Properties of Unidirectional Polymer Matrix Composite Materials Using a Sandwich Beam

ASTM D5500-18

Standard Test Method for Vehicle Evaluation of Unleaded Automotive Spark-Ignition Engine Fuel for Intake Valve Deposit Formation

ASTM D5511

Bestimmung des anaeroben biologischen Abbaus von Kunststoffen unter Bedingungen eines hohen Feststoffanteils und anaerober Faulung

ASTM D5579-16

Standard Test Method for Evaluating the Thermal Stability of Manual Transmission Lubricants in a Cyclic Durability Test

ASTM D5587

Tearing strength - Trapezoid Procedure

ASTM D5598-18

Standard Test Method for Evaluating Unleaded Automotive Spark-Ignition Engine Fuel for Electronic Port Fuel Injector Fouling

ASTM D5662-17a

Standard Test Method for Determining Automotive Gear Oil Compatibility with Typical Oil Seal Elastomers

ASTM D570 / ISO 62

Determination of water absorption

ASTM D573

Heat ageing

ASTM D 5733

Tear strength fabric

ASTM D5733

Tearing strength (trapezoid procedure)

ASTM D5752-10

Standard Specification for Supplemental Coolant Additives (SCAs) for Use in Precharging Coolants for Heavy-Duty Engines

ASTM D5760-13

Standard Specification for Performance of Manual Transmission Gear Lubricants

ASTM D5797-18

Standard Specification for Methanol Fuel Blends (M51–M85) for Methanol-Capable Automotive Spark-Ignition Engines

ASTM D5798-19b

Standard Specification for Ethanol Fuel Blends for Flexible-Fuel Automotive Spark-Ignition Engines

ASTM D5807-18

Standard Practice for Evaluating the Overpressurization Characteristics of Inflatable Restraint Cushions

ASTM D5822-13

Standard Test Method for Determining Seam Strength in Inflatable Restraint Cushions

ASTM D5827-09

Standard Test Method for Analysis of Engine Coolant for Chloride and Other Anions by Ion Chromatography

ASTM D5828-97

Standard Test Method for Compatibility of Supplemental Coolant Additives (SCAs) and Engine Coolant Concentrates

ASTM D5858-96

Standard Guide for Calculating In Situ Equivalent Elastic Moduli of Pavement Materials Using Layered Elastic Theory

ASTM D5931-13

Standard Test Method for Density and Relative Density of Engine Coolant Concentrates and Aqueous Engine Coolants by Digital Density Meter

ASTM D5966-13

Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Engine Oils for Roller Follower Wear in Light-Duty Diesel Engine

ASTM D6107-97

Standard Specification for Stop-Leak Additive for Engine Coolants Used in Light Duty Service

ASTM D6129-97

Standard Test Method for Silicon in Engine Coolant Concentrates by Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy

ASTM D6130-11

Standard Test Method for Determination of Silicon and Other Elements in Engine Coolant by Inductively Coupled Plasma-Atomic Emission Spectroscopy

ASTM D6182, cold storage

Permanent folding (Flexometer method)

ASTM D6182, dry

Permanent folding (Flexometer method)

ASTM D6182, in Kälte

Dauerfaltverfahren (Flexometer Verfahren)

ASTM D6182, trocken

Dauerfaltverfahren (Flexometer Verfahren)

ASTM D6201-18a

Standard Test Method for Dynamometer Evaluation of Unleaded Spark-Ignition Engine Fuel for Intake Valve Deposit Formation

ASTM D6208-07

Standard Test Method for Repassivation Potential of Aluminum and Its Alloys by Galvanostatic Measurement

ASTM D622-99

Standard Test Methods for Rubber Hose for Automotive Air and Vacuum Brake System

ASTM D624

Tear strength

ASTM D638

Standard Test Method for Tensile Properties of Plastics

ASTM D6421-18

Standard Test Method for Evaluating Automotive Spark-Ignition Engine Fuel for Electronic Port Fuel Injector Fouling by Bench Procedure

ASTM D6423-18

Standard Test Method for Determination of pHe of Denatured Fuel Ethanol and Ethanol Fuel Blends

ASTM D6476-12

Standard Test Method for Determining Dynamic Air Permeability of Inflatable Restraint Fabrics

ASTM D6477-13e1

Standard Terminology Relating to Tire Cord, Bead Wire, Hose Reinforcing Wire, and Fabrics

ASTM D6478-10

Standard Test Method for Determining Specific Packability of Fabrics Used in Inflatable Restraints

ASTM D6479-15

Standard Test Method for Determining the Edgecomb Resistance of Woven Fabrics Used in Inflatable Restraints

ASTM D648

Determination of deflection temperature under load

ASTM D6557-18

Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Rust Preventive Characteristics of Automotive Engine Oils

ASTM D6593-18

Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Automotive Engine Oils for Inhibition of Deposit Formation in a Spark-Ignition Internal Combustion Engine Fueled with Gasoline and Operated Under Low-Temperature, Light-Duty Conditions

ASTM D6594-14

Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Corrosiveness of Diesel Engine Oil at 135°C

ASTM D6660-01

Standard Test Method for Freezing Point of Aqueous Ethylene Glycol Base Engine Coolants by Automatic Phase Transition Method

ASTM D6675-01

Standard Practice for Salt-Accelerated Outdoor Cosmetic Corrosion Testing of Organic Coatings on Automotive Sheet Steel

ASTM D6709-15a

Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Automotive Engine Oils in the Sequence VIII Spark-Ignition Engine (CLR Oil Test Engine)

ASTM D6750-18

Standard Test Methods for Evaluation of Engine Oils in a High-Speed, Single-Cylinder Diesel Engine—1K Procedure (0.4 % Fuel Sulfur) and 1N Procedure (0.04 % Fuel Sulfur)

ASTM D6794-14

Standard Test Method for Measuring the Effect on Filterability of Engine Oils After Treatment with Various Amounts of Water and a Long(6 h) Heating Time

ASTM D6795-13

Standard Test Method for Measuring the Effect on Filterability of Engine Oils After Treatment with Water and Dry Ice and a Short (30 min) Heating Time

ASTM D6799-13

Standard Terminology Relating to Inflatable Restraints

ASTM D6837-13

Standard Test Method for Measurement of Effects of Automotive Engine Oils on Fuel Economy of Passenger Cars and Light-Duty Trucks in Sequence VIB Spark Ignition Engine

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