Going from hot and cold testing of engines to a robust end-of-line testing system for electrified vehicles

MARTA_SAMBAER | February 21, 2020

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The current trend of electrification in the automotive industry challenges not only the development teams, but also the production lines and quality testing. While the ICE (internal combustion engine) production rely on the well-established hot and cold testing of engines applying vibration and sound measurements; assembly of electrified vehicles requires new advanced end-of-line (EoL) testing methods and standards.

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