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Replaceable coupling cartridge
A universal replaceable cartridge for coupling together members of a linkage assembly. The cartridge includes a generally cylindrical body having first and...
System and method to select a steer mode
The present disclosure is related to a system to control switching between a two wheel steer mode and a four wheel steer mode. The system may have a sensor...
Steering systems, steering and speed coordination systems, and associated
In a broad respect, vehicles that are capable of making a low- to zero-radius turn using the independent rotation of drive wheels and by turning the non-driving...
Providing assist torque without hand wheel torque sensor for zero to low
A method of controlling an electric power steering system of a vehicle is provided. The method estimates steering rack force to be caused by a tire of the...
Power steering system incorporating double wave spring with insulating
The invention relates to a power steering system, in particular for a motor vehicle, comprising a servomotor which drives an axially movable component via a nut...
Rack type electric power steering apparatus
A power steering system having the tensional force of a belt becomes higher as the distance between a motor shaft and a rack bar becomes larger because a second...
Limiting device for the steering angle input in an electrical steering
A limiting device for the steering angle input in an electrical steering system includes a gearing that is arranged on a steering shaft to enable for a threaded...
A steering device which slides when an impulse load is applied. A steering device includes an inner column having a cylindrical shape, an outer column into...
A steering device which slides when an impulse load is applied. The steering device includes an inner column having a cylindrical shape and a first hole opened...
Front-mounted stand-on lawn care vehicle
A riding lawn care vehicle may include: (a) a frame to which a pair of front wheels and a rear wheel assembly of the riding lawn care vehicle are attachable;...
Steering damper with active adjustment of damping characteristics
A device adjusts the rotational damping of a steering device such that the rotational damping varies depending on whether the rotational motion about a steering...
3 in 1 ladder, dolly, and seating systems
The 3 in 1 ladder, dolly, and seating system is a portable, device that can function as a set of stairs, a ladder, a seating area, and a cargo dolly. It is a...
A support rack for holding a plurality of pans includes a first side frame including a first vertical support member and a second vertical support member, and a...
Castor supported dolly assembly capable of being made from lightweight
materials and of being used as a pallet...
A castor supported dolly assembly, but also a dolly assembly that can be used either with or without castors so as to provide a new pallet assembly. The dolly...
Expedition carts and associated systems and methods
Exemplary embodiments of an expedition cart are provided. The expedition cart includes a chassis configured and dimensioned to support a load. The expedition...
Spherical hauling device
A spherical hauling device for moving foliage and waste. The device includes an operably expandable and collapsible frame generally spherical in shape when in...
Line distributor, preferably for anti-noise device for rail brakes
The time lag between start and application of a medium onto the rail vehicle wheel's flank is solved by line distributor for anti-noise medium for rail brakes...
Knuckle design and system of making
Railcar coupling knuckles having areas of improved structure, improved surface characteristics, and reduced stress under loading, and systems and methods for...
Obstacle removing and energy absorbing device and leading car of motor
An obstacle removing and energy absorbing device provided with an obstacle removing beam (6) and a bumper cross-beam (15) which are oppositely arranged, an...
Method for monitoring a door contact switch of a driver's door of a motor
A method for monitoring a door contact switch of a driver's door of a motor vehicle locked in an idle state includes detecting an unlocking of the driver's door...
Electric drive vehicle control system
Electronic control systems and related control methods for controlling electric drive motors for propelling a vehicle and electric auxiliary motors for...
Method and apparatus for controlling torque intervention of hybrid
A method and an apparatus for controlling torque intervention of a hybrid electric vehicle are provided that determine a final engine torque and a final motor...
Vehicle travel controller
A running control device of a vehicle including an engine, a brake operation member, and a brake booster, is configured to execute an engine brake running mode...
Vehicle control device
A vehicle control device includes: a camera unit and a radar device that detect objects in front of the vehicle; and a travel control device that recognizes an...
Vehicle acceleration suppression device and vehicle acceleration
A vehicle acceleration suppression device and a vehicle acceleration suppression method, capable of activating acceleration suppression control appropriately,...
Vehicle speed determination system, stability control system, and saddled
vehicle having the same
A vehicle speed while curving through steering maneuver is determined. A vehicle speed determination system is applicable to a vehicle having a front wheel and...
Drive assist system, drive assist method, and drive assist device
A drive assist system includes: a movable body (20) in which drive assist is performed by an assist device (40, 50, 60) and which includes a movable body...
Method for supporting a traffic-light-sequence assistant of a vehicle,
said assistant detecting traffic lights
A method supports a vehicle's traffic-light-sequence assistant system that detects traffic light sequences of a traffic light (11) with a camera (1). According...
Method and apparatus for predicting most probable path of vehicle travel
and vehicle control loss preview
A method and apparatus to predict the most probable path of a vehicle along a roadway which may contain a junction splitting the roadway into a rootpath and one...
Control device for vehicle drive device
A control device of a vehicle drive device includes a direct injection engine, an electric motor, and a clutch selectively coupling the direct injection engine...
Hybrid vehicle drive apparatus
A hybrid vehicle drive apparatus includes an engine, a transmission unit, and a differential unit. A dual-motor travel is possible by stopping the engine and...
Driving assistance apparatus
A driving assistance apparatus includes an assistance control unit determining an on/off state of an engine and a drive control unit controlling driving of the...
Hybrid vehicle and associated control method
A hybrid vehicle and method of control are disclosed wherein the ratio of engine speed to vehicle speed varies continuously in some operating modes and is...
Hybrid electric vehicle control system and method
The present invention relates to a control system for a hybrid electric vehicle having an engine (121) and first (123C) and second (123B) electric machines...
A vehicle is equipped with an engine, a motor generator, an electricity storing part, and an air-conditioning part. A control device for the vehicle includes: a...
PHEV energy management control with trip-oriented energy consumption
A driving pattern based plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) energy consumption preplanning process enables a PHEV trip-oriented energy management control...
Torque assist system and automated manual transmission utilizing the same
The torque assist system of the present invention includes a torque assist shaft having a first terminating part connected to the input shaft, an outer shaft...
Coordinated engine start in hybrid vehicle
A method for controlling a hybrid vehicle powertrain, where the powertrain includes a motor and an engine, includes providing a first motor torque in response...
Enhanced drivability for a hybrid vehicle in cold climate
A diesel fuel control system is provided for a hybrid electric vehicle. The system may include a control unit and an ambient air temperature sensor connected to...
Vehicle braking system with electric brake booster
A braking system for a vehicle is operative to apply a friction brake force to at least one wheel of the vehicle. The braking system includes a master cylinder...
Hydraulic brake system and method as well as control device for its
A hydraulic brake system has: a force-pressure conversion element, which is in hydraulic connection with at least one wheel brake cylinder of at least one...
Brake fluid pressure controlling actuator
A brake fluid pressure controlling actuator is equipped with a block, an electric device secured to the block, and a casing attached to the block, and a board...
A brake, system includes a hydraulic brake that supplies a hydraulic pressure to a cylinder provided correspondingly to each wheel mounted on a vehicle, thereby...
Method for improving the driving stability
The invention relates to a method for improving the driving stability of a motor vehicle in which driver-independent braking interventions are triggered if a...
Control device for work vehicle
A control device for work vehicle includes: a hydraulic brake device that generates a braking force according to operation of a brake pedal upon traveling; a...
Electronic park brake module and system and method for use
An electronic park brake module for use with a vehicle is disclosed herein. In an embodiment, the electronic park brake module includes, but is not limited to,...
Parking lock device
A parking lock device that is installed in a transmission of a vehicle includes a gear, a lock, a receiver, a cam, and a damper. The lock has a pawl that can be...
Vehicle window spraying nozzle arrangement
The present invention relates to a vehicle window spraying nozzle arrangement comprising a first feeder arranged for feeding window fluid and a nozzle head for...
Autonomous vehicle window clearing
At least one datum is received relating to a condition of a window in the vehicle. A determination is made to change a parameter based on the at least one...
Detection device for vehicle, abnormality detection method, and
abnormality detection program
The present invention relates to a detection device 100 for a vehicle, which can prevent damage to the vehicle by detecting occurrence of abnormality before the...