IPC Drives Automotive Solutions

IPC Drives Automotive Solutions

Electronic Industry Standards for the Automotive Market

IPC has been delivering standards for the electronics industry for over 65 years. Through market research we know that electronics systems will account for over 50% of a car cost by 2030 (Freescale/NXP). Make sure your suppliers of electronics meet and exceed your automotive requirements by using IPC standards.

IPC standards for the automotive market:

  • IPC-6012DA-WAM1, Automotive Applications Addendum to IPC-6012D, Qualification and Performance Specification for Rigid Printed Boards
  • IPC-A-610G, Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies
  • IPC J-STD-001G, Requirements for Soldered Electrical and Electronic Assemblies
  • IPC-J-STD-001GA/A-610GA, Automotive Addendum to IPC J-STD-001G Requirements for Soldered Electrical and Electronic Assemblies and IPC-A-610G Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies
  • IPC/WHMA-A-620D, Requirements and Acceptance for Cable and Wire Harness Assemblies
  • Available June 2020 - IPC-9797, Press-fit Standard for Automotive Requirements and Other High-reliability Applications

IPC Standards in Development:

  • High Voltage Cable, Electric Vehicles – 7-13FHV

Supporting automotive documents covering topics on:

Thermal Cycles – Test Methods – Solder Fatigue – Press Fit

You need to keep standards high for the automotive industry, join an industry committee and drive the solution!

Send an e-mail to Answers@ipc.org an IPC technical staff member will contact you showing how to navigate IPC Works and getting involved with IPC Standards Committees.

Some companies involved with automotive standards include; Continental Automotive, Ford Motor Research and Engineering, Robert Bosch GmbH, Bose, Harman Automotive Electronic Systems, General Motors, Toyota Motor North America and others.

Still not sure about IPC Committees your questions answered at,  More on Committees

Become an IPC Member

Membership in IPC is company based, allowing everyone within your organization to receive benefits from IPC. A significant benefit of membership is the global acceptance of IPC industry standards, which allows streamlining of communication between suppliers, manufacturers, assemblers and their customers.

Join the growing list of 5,000 member companies, find out how,  More on Membership


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