Some licensees ask for lightening in the IVECO PBoM so that they can purchase materials directly from local companies (e.g. leaf springs, batteries, tyres, etc.) or produce them within their own company (e.g. chassis long members or pressed panels for cabs or bodyshells).The following cases can therefore be described:
There are normally two types:
Other cases of lightening exist, for example, in the case of the air system, when the customer decides to request an indefinite part instead of the already cut and coded tube.These modifications entail the updating of the “SPECIFIC DOCUMENTATION”.Iveco occasionally has to create a specific kit, to meet specific requests from the customer for loose parts (screws, bolts, tubes) or for options, in order to allow a locally manufactured component to be assembled.