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The present invention provides a new and improved method for manufacturing vehicle interior trim panels such as door panels and instrument panels in which different regions of the trim panel have different colors or other aesthetic characteristics. Two pieces of sheet vinyl having the desired color or other aesthetic c...
A known vehicle front wheel suspension incorporates a cross-member of sheet material adapted to support a wheel suspension assembly at each end of the cross member. Each assembly comprises a lever arm shock absorber mounted on an upper location on an end of the cross-member having a damped lever arm serving as an upper...
In the case of a cooling system for an internal-combustion engine of a motor vehicle comprising a radiator and a thermostatic valve equipped with an electrically heatable expansion element, it is provided that, by means of three comparison stages which are connected in parallel, specifically a speed comparison stage, a...
An adjustable shoulder anchorage assembly comprises a vertically extending track mounted on the interior of a vehicle body above the level of the shoulders of an occupant of an adjacent seat and a traveller mounted on the track and carrying a guide member having a slot for receiving the strap of a safety belt. An L-sha...
In order to avoid an improper bending-open of a sealing element on the door and thus an access gap for a tool, a corner plate is provided in the miter corner of the door. The corner plate is held in the door frame by way of a safety catch, so that the sealing element cannot be pulled out of the member profile of the do...
A vehicle surroundings monitoring apparatus inputs images from a stereoscopic camera and signals of vehicle speeds, steering angle and yaw rate and detects front information such as solid object data, side wall data and lane marker data to estimate a traveling path of an own vehicle from the front information and trave...
The present invention relates to a device for reducing the aerodynamic drag of a cavity in a flow, said device comprising a blade disposed upstream from the cavity so that it overlaps at least one edge of the cavity and the corresponding wall of the corresponding vehicle, and so that it is in the vicinity of said wall....
A toy vehicle including first and second frame members that can be transformed into different positions from a first position which the frame members are in a planar position to a second position in which the frame members are pivoted relative to one another to assume an elevated position. An actuating mechanism includ...
A stability control device of a vehicle has a unit for estimating a liability of the vehicle body to spin for producing a spin quantity which generally increases along with increase of the spin liability; a unit for estimating a liability of the vehicle body to drift-out for producing a drift-out quantity which general...
A motor vehicle automatic climate control computes the HVAC power requirement for cabin air temperature regulation, and determines corresponding air discharge temperature and blower motor speed commands using a two-step table look-up procedure. Nominal air discharge temperature and blower motor speed profiles are tabul...
An air flow control register includes a frame carrying pivotable vanes, which are rotated on parallel axes by a common drive mechanism, so that the setting of the vanes is variable between a maximum flow position, in which the flaps have a minimum inclination with respect to the direction of air flow through the regist...
The recorder comprises a case of moulded plastics material which forms in its lower part a driving cable entrance which is externally screwthreaded and bearings in which a shaft carrying a magnet of a tachometer and transmission means can be respectively fitted. The case further comprises internal ribs for supporting a...
A moving doppler radar unit capable of separating the incoming doppler signal into its respective frequency components by means of frequency translation techniques and fixed frequency filters is disclosed. When the radar platform vehicle and target vehicle are both moving, the received doppler signal is a complex wave ...
A drive apparatus for an electric vehicle comprises a motor (1), a gear section (9) for transmitting rotation of a rotor shaft (2) of the motor to a wheel, and a case (10, 90) for accommodating the motor and the gear section. The case has a partition (12) that separates a motor chamber (m) for accommodating the motor a...
A heating and ventilating apparatus for a motor vehicle includes a cold air admission duct supplying the admission and heating circuit in order to produce a stream of cold or heated air for introduction into the inlet of a distribution circuit having air outlet ducts which exhaust into different parts of the cabin of t...
The invention is a combination of an air bag device and a vehicle. An air bag for the air bag device for a passenger seat or a rear seat is structured by superposing a lower panel and an upper panel and sewing up the peripheral portions of the panels. The lower panel is longer than the upper panel. Portions of the lowe...
An interactive method and system for designing a door system for an automotive vehicle without the necessity of building a prototype is disclosed. Initially, a door system design is selected and a set of door system data describing attributes of a door structure, a door opening panel (DOP), mating surfaces of the DOP a...
A dynamic damper is disposed between an upper spring seat and a strut mount, comprising a supporting plate secured to a piston rod of a strut and an annular inertia mass body mounted on the supporting plate through an elastic member. The annular inertia mass body is connected at two edge portions thereof located opposi...