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US-6,089,203 Internal combustion engine with offset intake valve seat for improved intake charge motion
A reciprocating internal combustion engine uses intake valve seats which are offset from the intake port center lines such that charge motion of the inlet charge...
US-6,089,199 Air cleaner module having integrated engine valve cover
A modular integrated intake manifold (10) for a V-type internal combustion engine (20). A fuel module (16) nests between cylinder heads (28, 30) and has...
US-6,089,082 Air estimation system and method
A system and method for estimating air entering a cylinder of an internal combustion engine uses a discrete algorithm based on a measurement of air entering a...
US-6,088,521 Method and system for providing a virtual wind tunnel
The present invention provides a method and system which allows evaluation of vehicle designs both aerodynamically and aeroaccoustically in a virtual ...
US-6,087,650 Solar sensor for measuring low angle solar heating of vehicle occupants
A solar sensor for a vehicle that is incorporated as part of the vehicle climate control system is disclosed. The solar sensor include a photo diode assembly...
US-6,087,596 Solder joints for printed circuit boards having intermediate metallic member
A printed circuit board 50 with reinforced solder joints and having a substrate 11 having mounting pads 14 arranged thereon and a surface mount component 13...
US-6,087,426 Thermoplastic ionic conductor
This invention is directed to a solid, thermoplastic composition which is conductive to ions while being an electrical insulator. More particularly, the...
US-6,085,712 Stratified charge engine
An internal combustion engine is described comprising a cylinder having an intake port [14], and two manifolds [24, 34] having branches [22, 32] that are...
US-6,085,413 Multilayer electrical interconnection device and method of making same
A multilayer, monolithic electrical interconnection device includes a substrate and a plurality of overlaying, alternating conducting and insulating layers...
US-6,085,260 Method and circuit for multiplexing an input port and an output port of a microprocessor into a single external...
A method and circuit interface for multiplexing an input port and an output port of a microprocessor into a single external interface, wherein the input port and...
US-6,084,531 Enabling device for a motor vehicle
An enabling device for a motor vehicle having an electronic ignition system and a passive anti-theft system includes an engine control circuit controlling the...
US-6,084,401 Rotational position sensor employing magneto resistors
A rotational position sensor assembly (10) includes a wheel (20) having a ferromagnetic hub portion (22) and a resistor support member (24) on which an array of...
US-6,083,964 Optical resolution of racemic aminoalkylpyridine anticonvulsants and (+) aminoalkylpyridine enantiomers as...
A specific method of optical resolution using dibenzoyltartrate (DBTA) is described for the preparation of six new (+) and (-) enantiomers each of six racemic...
US-6,083,135 Multiple speed overdrive transmission for a motor vehicle
A multiple speed transmission for motor vehicles includes three simple planetary gearsets, and hydraulically actuated friction clutches and brakes for...
US-6,082,610 Method of forming interconnections on electronic modules
A method which utilizes flip chip technology to provide interconnection between printed circuit boards and integrated circuits is disclosed. The method involves...
US-6,081,654 Method and system for designing a vehicle door
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...
US-6,080,694 Dark bronze glass with improved UV and IR absorption and nitrate-free manufacturing process therefor
The invention is a dark bronze soda-lime-silica glass composition having excellent ultra violet and infra red absorbing ability. The colorants of the glass...
US-6,079,952 Continuous capacity control for a multi-stage compressor
A control strategy for a multiple stage rotary compressor having compressive capacity output based on the demand of an air conditioning system. The constant...
US-6,079,763 Foldable multi-position automotive vehicle seat
A vehicle seat is provided having a back portion and a seat portion. A series of linkages are also provided which enable the back portion to fold forward against...
US-6,079,204 Torque control for direct injected engines using a supplemental torque apparatus
A torque control system for a lean burn engine utilizing a supplemental torque apparatus that is operable during the engine mode transition from a lean air/fuel...
US-6,079,091 Valve assembly tool
A tool is provided for locating and inserting a pair of bodies into a valve bore. One of the bodies has an inside diameter and the second body has an outside...
US-6,078,890 Method and system for automated health care rate renewal and quality assessment
A method is provided for automated managed health care enhanced rate renewal which utilizes a common electronic request package of specific and immutable format...
US-6,078,861 Onboard diagnostic monitoring for flexible fuel vehicles
Onboard diagnostic monitors that are affected by a changing A/F activity resulting from fuel type mixture are disabled during such activity to avoid false...
US-6,078,860 Method and system for controlling the speed of a vehicle
A method and system for controlling the speed of a vehicle senses a position of an accelerator pedal. In a first embodiment, the accelerator pedal has a...
US-6,078,859 System and method for torque based vehicle speed control
A system and method for controlling vehicle speed include mutually exclusive closed loop controllers for vehicle speed and acceleration which control vehicle...
US-6,078,856 Closed-loop adaptive fuzzy logic hydraulic pressure control for an automatic transmission
A self-organizing fuzzy logic controller develops an adaptive pressure adder that modifies the magnitude of pressure supplied to a friction element of an...
US-6,078,056 Moisture sensor with autobalance control
An autobalance control circuit for use in a moisture sensor which senses moisture on the surface of a transparent material. The moisture sensor includes...
US-6,076,950 Integrated lighting assembly
An integrated lighting assembly (10) includes an injection molded housing that has a base (12) with first fastening elements (22) molded thereon, a cover (18)...
US-6,076,837 Method and apparatus for improving quality of actuator motion in a vehicle active tilt control system
A method and apparatus is provided for improving quality of actuator motion in a vehicle active tilt control system having front and rear stabilizer bars...
US-6,076,727 Heat exchanger and method of assembly for automotive vehicles
A heat exchanger assembly includes at least one tube having an internal surface and an external surface, a composition cladding having at least lithium and...
US-6,076,353 Coordinated control method for turbocharged diesel engines having exhaust gas recirculation
A method of controlling the airflow into a compression ignition engine having an EGR and a VGT is disclosed. The control strategy includes the steps of...
US-6,076,348 Engine operating system for maximizing efficiency and monitoring performance of an automotive exhaust emission...
An engine operating system includes an exhaust aftertreatment device and a fuel delivery system for providing fuel to the engine so as to cause the engine's...
US-RE36,737 Reduction of cold-start emissions and catalyst warm-up time with direct fuel injection
An internal combustion engine employs fuel injectors positioned to inject fuel directly into combustion chambers of the engine, and an electronic engine...
US-6,074,147 Tamper-proof set screw
A tamper-proof seat screw (30), such as an idle set screw for a throttle lever of a throttle body, comprises a tool-engageable head (31) at one end, a foot (34)...
US-6,073,817 Pneumatically-actuated throttle valve for molten solder dispenser
A pneumatic actuator for use with a pump for dispensing molten solder on a surface, such as an integrated circuit substrate. The pump has a reservoir for...
US-6,073,733 Disc brake apparatus
A disc brake apparatus for use in a hydraulic brake system including a master cylinder for generating a hydraulic signal which is communicated through a...
US-6,073,721 Method for limiting hydraulic assist in a power assist steering system
A method is provided for controlling an electro-hydraulic power assist steering system including a variable-speed electric motor for pumping hydraulic fluid in...
US-6,073,713 Crankshaft position sensing with combined starter alternator
A crankshaft position sensing apparatus for use with an engine (16) having a combined starter/alternator assembly (18). The crankshaft position sensing apparatus...
US-6,073,619 Air/fuel engine feedback control system and method
A fuel delivery control system suitable for use with internal combustion engines fueled by liquid propane gas or the like. A stepper motor actuated control valve...
US-6,073,600 Stratified charged engine
A stratified charge internal combustion engine comprises at least one cylinder having at least one intake valve 14 per cylinder, and two manifolds 24, 34 having...
US-6,073,065 Method for detecting a bank angle experienced by a moving vehicle
A method for detecting a bank angle experienced by a motor vehicle (10) is disclosed. Three estimates of the vehicle bank angle, .gamma..sub.a, .gamma..omega....
US-6,073,063 Automotive data recording device
An automotive data recording device for collecting data from a vehicle and for storing the data for further analysis includes a first electrical interface...
US-6,072,253 Liquid-cooled electrical machine
An liquid-cooling system for an electrical machine comprises a rotor mounted on a shaft for rotation therewith and defining an axis of rotation, and a stator...
US-6,071,370 Fuel tank with integral heat shield
A fuel tank having an integrally molded heat shield. An insulating material is secured to one surface of a pad made from foamed high density polyethylene (PE)....
US-6,070,934 Folding seat mounting apparatus
A seat mounting apparatus for supporting a seat on a floor of a motor vehicle and for allowing the seat to be positioned from an upright seating position to a...
US-6,070,921 Lift-gate dual latch with auxiliary spring
A lift-gate dual latch mechanism utilizing both a primary spring and an auxiliary spring operates to provide the additional force needed to release a striker...
US-6,070,901 Automotive instrument panel having an integral airbag
An automotive instrument panel having a concealed airbag. A molded substrate having first and second surfaces and an aperture therethrough receives an airbag. A...
US-6,070,852 Electronic throttle control system
An electronic throttle control system having a housing with a motor, throttle valve, gear mechanism, and fail-safe mechanism. A spring member attached to a gear...
US-6,070,638 Window having a blind between two panes of glass
A double pane window has a blind between the window panes. The interior window pane is in a housing that can be removed from the window frame. A cord guide is...
US-6,070,119 Clutch pressure control for improved transmission engagements and shifts
A method for reducing transmission clutch engagement pressure during conditions when clutch hydraulic fluid is relatively more viscous. A clutch engagement...
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