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US-9,781,866 Vehicle power module assemblies and manifolds
A vehicle power module assembly is provided. The vehicle power module assembly may include a multi-level housing defining first and second chambers, an inlet...
US-9,780,749 Radio mute strategy for non-can radios used with smart starting systems
A radio module may be configured to receive a starter motor relay signal from a first control module indicative of a motor start. The module may in turn mute a...
US-9,780,422 Cabin and battery cooling control for electrified vehicles
A vehicle includes a battery arrangement, a chiller, a coolant circuit configured to direct coolant through the chiller and battery arrangement, a refrigerant...
US-9,780,420 Peristaltic pump for traction battery thermal management system
A battery assembly may include an array of battery cells, a conduit system, and an emitter. The conduit system delivers coolant for thermally communicating with...
US-9,779,720 Control system having active noise and vibration centralized control through digital network
A control system provides centralized active noise control (ANC) and active vibration control (AVC) through a digital network. The control system includes a...
US-9,778,160 System for sensing particulate matter
Systems and methods are described for sensing particulate matter in an exhaust system of a vehicle. An example system comprises a first outer tube with a...
US-9,777,802 Multi-speed transmission
Transmissions with at least three gearing-arrangements with similar first and second gearing-arrangements that produce a number of transmissions having an...
US-9,777,697 Spark plug fouling detection for ignition system
Methods and systems are provided for determining a type of spark plug fouling. In one example, a method may include differentiating spark plug fouling due to...
US-9,777,678 Latchable valve and method for operation of the latchable valve
A fuel system is provided, including a fuel tank isolation valve comprising an actuation coil and a latchable valve shaft at least partially disposed within the...
US-9,777,676 Systems and methods for fuel vapor canister purging
Methods and systems are provided for purging a fuel vapor canister. In one example, a method may include during boosted engine operating conditions, utilizing...
US-9,777,653 Method for controlling a turbocharger arrangement of an internal combustion engine, and control device
Embodiments for controlling exhaust gas turbines are provided. In one embodiment, a method for controlling a turbocharger arrangement of an internal combustion...
US-9,777,646 Direct injection of diluents or secondary fuels in gaseous fuel engines
A method for operating an engine, comprising port injecting a first quantity of a first gaseous fuel in a cylinder cycle and direct injecting a second quantity...
US-9,777,604 Method and system for variable cam timing device
Methods and systems are described for an engine with a cam torque actuated variable cam timing phaser. Phaser positioning control is improved by reducing...
US-9,777,528 Object detection and method for vehicle door assist system
A door assist system for a vehicle is disclosed. The system comprises an actuator, an interference sensor, and a controller. The actuator is configured to...
US-9,777,516 Gesture-activated hood release system
A gesture-activated hood release system for a motor vehicle is provided. That system incorporates a gesture sensor, a first actuator and a second actuator....
US-9,776,665 Load path control mechanism
A load path control mechanism is fixed to a frame rail and includes a coupling bracket, a spacer bracket and a frame crossmember. The frame rail defines an...
US-9,776,663 Vehicle subframe assembly
A vehicle includes a frame, a subframe, a powertrain, a steering gear, and a bracket. The subframe is fastened to the frame at a subframe attachment point, and...
US-9,776,643 Electric range impact factor display and algorithms
A method is provided for estimating range per full charge (RPC) for a vehicle. The method includes a controller which may, in response to detecting presence of...
US-9,776,635 Apparatus and method to maximize vehicle functionality and fuel economy with improved drivability during engine...
An auto stop-start equipped vehicle power management system includes a primary power source supplying energy to an electrical starter to crank a vehicle engine...
US-9,776,624 Method and system for engine control
Methods and systems are provided for synergizing the benefits of an electric fuel separator in a hybrid vehicle system. A vehicle controller may hold the engine...
US-9,776,608 Enhanced regenerative braking control method for brake booster pressure build-up delay compensation
A regenerative braking control method. An illustrative embodiment of the method includes selecting a vehicle speed at onset of transition from regenerative...
US-9,776,595 Soft close safety belt tongue/latch plate stowage compartment
A vehicle safety belt webbing and tongue/latch plate stowage assembly includes a safety belt webbing retractor disposed in a compartment and a pocket disposed...
US-9,776,579 Hood air extractor and hood assembly incorporating same
A hood air extractor includes a support defining a first passageway. A first flap is carried on the support. The first flap is displaceable between a first...
US-9,776,563 Geofencing application for driver convenience
A vehicle computer system, comprising a wireless transceiver configured to communicate with a mobile device. The vehicle computer system further comprises a...
US-9,776,557 Dual direction light producing assembly
A light-producing assembly is provided herein and includes a first portion of LEDs biased to direct light in a first direction, a second portion of LEDs biased...
US-9,776,543 Integrated independent thigh supports
A vehicle seating assembly has a seat having a lower seat and a seatback extending upwardly from the lower seat. The lower seat comprises a cushion frame...
US-9,776,537 Air suspended seat having auxiliary air supplies for comfort, dimensional adjustment, and personalized comfort DNA
A vehicle seating assembly includes a cushion assembly having a plurality of closed base cells disposed on a seat frame. A plurality of trim cells are disposed...
US-9,776,533 Torsion bar upper seatback support assembly
A vehicle seating assembly including a lower seatback. An upper seatback is operably coupled to the lower seatback. The upper seatback is pivotally mounted to...
US-9,776,527 Powertrain for electric vehicles
A method for controlling a vehicle driveline includes connecting an electric motor to each of respective vehicle wheels, determining from driver input a...
US-9,776,521 Vehicle and charging system for a vehicle
A vehicle is provided. The vehicle includes a charging port configured to couple to a connector of an external power source in order to recharge a battery, a...
US-9,776,519 System and method for controlling electric power in a plug-in vehicle from an external power source
A system and method is provided for controlling electric power in a plug-in vehicle, such as a pure electric vehicle or hybrid electric vehicle. The electric...
US-9,776,494 Motor vehicle frame with cantilevered engine mount bracket
A motor vehicle body structure includes a frame rail and a bracket attached to the rail and adapted for attaching an engine mount. The bracket has a first...
US-9,776,469 Engine start-up method for hybrid vehicle
A vehicle includes an engine, a climate control system, a cabin, and a controller. The controller is programmed to, in response to the climate control system...
US-9,776,465 Rolling trailer hitch cover assembly
A trailer hitch cover assembly is provided. That trailer hitch cover assembly includes a roller and a flexible cover that is received on the roller. The...
US-9,775,883 Methods, systems, and compositions for promoting recovery of peripheral neuropathy
Without limitation, some embodiments comprise a method of treatment for promoting recovery of peripheral neuropathy in a subject, including administering to a...
US-D798,787 Vehicle wheel
US-9,773,495 System and method for personalized sound isolation in vehicle audio zones
Embodiments include a vehicle comprising an audio system configured to create a plurality of audio zones within a vehicle cabin, and at least one display...
US-9,772,026 Differential and differential lubricating fluid management system
A differential is provided. The differential includes a housing that has a sump, an input shaft, a ring gear, a carrier that is affixed to the ring gear, and a...
US-9,771,995 Silent block
A silent block comprises a first basic element and a rubber body at least partially surrounding the first basic element. The rubber body has, on its bearing...
US-9,771,910 Systems and methods for fuel injection
Methods and systems are provided for delivering fuel to a port injector fuel rail in a port fuel direct injection (PFDI) engine. In one example, the port...
US-9,771,909 Method for lift pump control
Methods and systems are provided for controlling a low pressure pump in port fuel direct injection (PFDI) engines. One method includes, when operating a high...
US-9,771,899 Methods and systems for diagnosing fuel tank oil-canning
Methods and systems are provided for detecting a fuel tank oil-canning event during conditions when a vacuum is applied to the fuel tank, such as during a fuel...
US-9,771,887 Single rail combined fuel injection
Methods and systems are provided for adjusting operation of an internal combustion engine configured for dual fuel injection from a single fuel rail. In one...
US-9,771,879 Systems and methods for improving torque response of an engine
Systems and methods for improving engine torque response are presented. In one example, engine idle speed is increased to shorten engine torque response based...
US-9,771,862 Assembly for a V-engine
A cylinder block assembly for a V-engine is provided. In one example, the cylinder block assembly includes a cylinder block including a plurality of cylinders...
US-9,771,857 System and method for engine boosting
An internal combustion engine may be coupled to a two-step engine boosting system to provide desired boost to the engine to meet torque demand. The two-step...
US-9,771,841 Crankcase ventilation for turbocharged engine
An internal combustion engine for an automotive vehicle has an intake manifold receiving fresh air via an inlet duct. The engine includes a crankcase. A...
US-9,771,743 Impact-activated latch lock device, system, and method for glove box doors
A glove box latch system for an automotive vehicle is provided. A glove box door is mounted in an instrument panel housing. The glove box door comprises a...
US-9,771,124 Wheel rim-mounted regeneration coil-magnet system
A bicycle includes a frame, a charging circuit carried by the frame and configured to capture energy associated with movement of the bicycle, a power module...
US-9,771,111 Spare wheel lift mechanism for a motor vehicle
A spare wheel lift mechanism is provided for a motor vehicle. That spare wheel lift mechanism includes a holder for receiving and holding the spare wheel and a...
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