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Apparatus for locking folded state of seat for vehicle
An apparatus for locking a folded state of a seat for a vehicle may include first links each of which rotates depending on whether the seat is fastened to a...
Insert for a child's seat
An insert for the seat of a child is provided. The insert has detachable elements which may be selectively added or changed depending on the size of the child....
Infant car seat base with safety belt lock-off arm
An infant car seat base has a body, a belt path on the body configured to accept a base anchoring strap there along, and a lock-off arm coupled to the body. The...
Adjusting device for a seat
A device for adjusting the position of a seat, in particular of a vehicle seat, has at least one fixing device for securing the position of the seat, which...
Close out bracket
The present invention relates to a close out bracket for securing a seat mounting structure to a support rail in a floor of a vehicle. The bracket has a...
Method, apparatus, signals, and medium for managing power in a hybrid
A method and apparatus for managing power in a hybrid vehicle is disclosed. The vehicle includes an engine, an electric motor, and an energy storage element...
Method and a system for combined hydrogen and electricity production using
A SOFC system for producing a refined carbon dioxide product, electrical power and a compressed hydrogen product is presented. Introducing a hydrocarbon fuel...
System and method for supercharging fuel cell
A technique for supercharging a fuel cell is provided. In particular, a speed of an acceleration pedal is calculated and a first output order value of a fuel...
Vehicle having an electric motor and method of controlling a display
displaying a cruising distance of the vehicle
A motor generates a kinetic energy for use in running of a vehicle. An electric storage apparatus is charged and discharged and outputs a driving electric power...
Systems and methods for automatic connection and charging of an electric
vehicle at a charging station
The invention provides systems and methods for connecting an electric or hybrid electric vehicle to a charging station. Automated charging and docking processes...
Recharging electric vehicles
A charge transfer apparatus having an input and an output includes: an AC/DC converter coupled to the input of the charge transfer apparatus and configured to...
System and method for detecting the presence of a moving object below a
This disclosure provides systems, methods and apparatus for detecting the presence of an object or living being below a vehicle. In one aspect a wireless...
The invention relates to a plug connector for electrically connecting an electric vehicle to a charging device, comprising a pug or a socket (1) and an...
EVSE kit including a portable charging cable, an in-line EVSE controller
and an interface tool
A portable electric vehicle support equipment (EVSE) kit is provided consisting of an EVSE cord and an interface tool providing external access to a serial port...
Electric vehicle supply equipment with temperature controlled current
In electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE), interruption of charging due to overheating is prevented by adjusting the pulse duty cycle on the control pilot...
Onboard power line conditioning system for an electric or hybrid vehicle
A power line quality conditioning system for a vehicle includes an onboard rechargeable direct current (DC) energy storage system and an onboard electrical...
Method and system for controlling charge and discharge of battery
A method and system for controlling charge and discharge of a battery are provided. The method includes detecting a battery temperature using a temperature...
Techniques for enhanced battery pack recharging
A method includes detecting that a battery pack requires charging and is currently operable for recharging. The method can identify a specific cell having a...
Method for calculating amount of regenerative braking for
A method for calculating an amount of regenerative braking for an environmentally-friendly vehicle includes: determining a presence of regenerative braking;...
High voltage protection system
An electronics housing for a high voltage system of a vehicle defines an interior region, and includes a connection header wall having a window. An optical...
Mobile working machine
A mobile working machine includes an energy source, a storage circuit for storing electrical energy, a first electronic power converter stage between the...
Vehicle recharging station and support devices
The present disclosure relates to an electric vehicle, including: a connector configured to receive a charging plug; and an ejection mechanism positioned with...
System and method for vehicle power management
A power management system for a vehicle having wheels and an electric machine operable to provide torque to drive at least one of the wheels includes a first...
High voltage system of electric vehicles
The present invention provides a high voltage system of an electric vehicle. More particularly, it relates to a high voltage system of an electric system which...
Cruise control system for motor vehicles
A cruise control system for motor vehicles controls the vehicle speed to a preset desired speed. The cruise control system includes an operating unit for...
Accelerator-pedal-counterforce control device and vehicle
An accelerator-pedal-counterforce control device for a vehicle, wherein a counterforce control means sets a value obtained by multiplying a prescribed quantity...
Vehicle and method of controlling a vehicle
A vehicle having a prime mover and a driveline to connect the prime mover to first and second groups of wheels such that the first group is driven by the prime...
Vehicle control apparatus for controlling the drive force of the vehicle
While a vehicle speed is between a first certain vehicle speed and a second certain vehicle speed lower than the first certain vehicle speed, it is determined...
Cap with adsorption media
A fuel cap configured to be coupled with the opening of a fuel tank defining an interior for containing a volume of fuel. An inlet opening is configured to...
Integrated anti-siphon fuel filler assembly and method of manufacturing
One embodiment of an integrated anti-siphon fuel filler assembly includes a fuel tank and tube means including a first end region adapted to be secured directly...
Fuel tank vent apparatus
A fuel tank vent apparatus for controlling discharge of fuel vapor from an interior region in a fuel tank includes a housing and a valve received in the housing...
Device for regulating an air flow to a cooler device of a vehicle and
front end element of a vehicle
The invention relates to a device (1) for regulating an air flow to a cooler device of a vehicle, wherein the air flow is directed through at least one opening...
Gear train and clutch designs for multi-speed hub drives
A multi-speed hub drive wheel (MDW) is provided. The MDW includes first and second gears; a clutch shaft having a clutch collar disposed thereon, wherein the...
Parking assist device for vehicle and electrically powered vehicle
including the same
A first guidance control unit constituted of a parking assist ECU and a steering ECU guides a vehicle to a power transfer unit of a power feeding apparatus by...
Torsion damper for hybrid electric transmission
A vehicle powertrain includes an engine, a torsion damper connected to the engine, a torque converter, a housing enclosing a clutch, a motor and gearing, and a...
Power transmission system of hybrid electric vehicle
A power transmission system of a hybrid electric vehicle may include an input device including a first input shaft receiving torque of the engine and a second...
Fluid-filled vibration damping device
A fluid-filled vibration damping device including a main rubber elastic body composed of a first rubber elastic body and a second rubber elastic body which are...
Reduced powertrain vibration mounting system
A vehicle includes a cradle having a structure substantially aligned along a horizontal plane, and a tower extending vertically upward from the structure. A...
Compact, foldable, weather protective cover
A protective cover has a first and a second section that have adjacent panels in the section connected to one another by a laterally oriented expandable joint....
Core metal insert with mechanical strengthening and method of making same
An elongate core metal insert for reinforcing a resilient weatherseal includes a main body portion extending along a longitudinal axis, opposed first and second...
Pickup cab mount pack
A cover for a truck bed that can be horizontally traversed between expanded and collapsed positions is shown. Since the cover is horizontally traversed, the...
Motor vehicle with drip resistant textured surface feature around body
side opening above door
A motor vehicle has a body including a header margin at least partially defining a body side opening. The motor vehicle further includes a first door received...
A vehicle door swingably attached to a vehicle body via door hinges and able to open and close an opening formed in the vehicle body, includes: an inner panel...
Storable windshield system for a utility vehicle
A storable windshield system for a utility vehicle is provided, wherein the utility vehicle includes a frame to which a support structure is attached. The...
A vehicle includes a drive motor, a battery, a front seat, a rear seat, a passenger-compartment air conditioning unit, an inlet port, a blower, a temperature...
Console duct hook and snap feature
An assembly for a console of a vehicle including a main body, a first hook connected to the main body wherein the hook is positioned adjacent and spaced apart...
Vehicle thermal management and filtration system
A thermal management system for an electric vehicle is provided. The thermal management system includes a thermal circuit for regulating a battery temperature....
Climate control system for vehicles using thermoelectric devices
The present disclosure provides a system for controlling the climate of a vehicle. The system includes a thermoelectric module and a heat exchanger. The...
Method and apparatus for active suspension damping including negative
A suspension assembly between a sprung element and an unsprung element includes an active suspension system having a controllable load-carrying spring element...
UAV having hermetically sealed modularized compartments and fluid drain
In one possible embodiment, an amphibious unmanned aerial vehicle is provided, which includes a fuselage comprised of a buoyant material. Separators within the...