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US-9,266,407 Climate control system for a vehicle and a method of control
A climate control system for a vehicle and a method of control. The climate control system may include a trim component and a ventilation system. The...
US-9,266,404 Floor console
A floor console includes a climate control unit. A bracket of the floor console unit includes an interior surface facing the climate control unit and an...
US-9,266,190 Solid cartridge for a pulse weld forming electrode and method of joining tubular members
A cartridge assembly is disclosed for a pulse welding a first tube supported on a mandrel to a second tube. An outer tool is assembled over the second tube and...
US-D750,298 Vehicle tail lamp
US-D750,297 Vehicle tail lamp
US-D750,296 Vehicle tail lamp
US-D750,295 Vehicle tail lamp
US-D750,294 Vehicle tail lamp
US-D750,293 Vehicle headlamp
US-D750,292 Vehicle taillight
US-D750,291 Vehicle taillight
US-D749,999 Vehicle front upper bumper cover
US-9,263,924 Motor support for a hybrid electric transmission
An assembly for supporting a motor of a vehicle powertrain includes a housing, a stator secured to the housing, a bearing having a radial position established...
US-9,263,748 Reversal tolerant membrane electrode assembly for a fuel cell
A membrane electrode assembly (MEA) for a fuel cell which exhibits enhanced reversal tolerance. In particular, a layer of iridium or an iridium compound,...
US-9,261,432 Barometric pressure inference based on tire pressure
Methods and systems for detecting barometric pressure (BP) changes based on tire pressure changes are disclosed. In one example approach, a method comprises...
US-9,261,067 System and method for providing spark to an engine
An approach for supplying spark to a spark ignited engine having activated and deactivated engine cylinders is disclosed. In one example, the approach increases...
US-9,261,065 Operating an automatic start-stop system
A method for operating an automatic stop/start system in a motor vehicle with an internal combustion engine, a manually operated gearbox and a pedal-operated...
US-9,261,059 Fuel delivery module with fuel filter
A vehicle fuel delivery apparatus, having: a surge chamber configured to store fuel; a fuel filter distally positioned with respect to and connected to the...
US-9,261,057 Evaporative emission control
Methods and systems are provided for purging a multi-port canister into an engine intake. Air is circulated through the canister and a resulting purge air is...
US-9,261,054 Fuel system diagnostics
Methods and systems are provided for detecting a fuel system leak. One or more of a boost pressure from a compressor and vacuum from an intake manifold is...
US-9,261,051 Methods and systems for boost control
Methods and systems are provided for managing a compressor temperature using EGR to address surge and condensation. A variable mixture of cooled compressor...
US-9,261,044 Cylinder gasket having oil drainback constraint feature for use with internal combustion engine
A gasket for use with in an internal combustion engine having lubricating oil drainback passageways and an integrated exhaust manifold formed in the cylinder...
US-9,261,040 Method for improving engine starting
A method and system for improving starting of an engine that may be repeatedly stopped and started is presented. In one example, the method adjusts a port fuel...
US-9,261,033 Systems and methods for improving catalyst diagnostics in the presence of sensor degradation
Systems and methods for diagnosing operation of a catalyst are presented. In one example, threshold limits for catalyst variables are adjusted in response to...
US-9,261,010 Liquid-cooled internal combustion engine with a partially integrated exhaust manifold
A liquid-cooled engine and method for its operation is described wherein the engine includes a cylinder head comprising at least one coolant jacket and exhaust...
US-9,260,991 System and method for storing crankcase gases to improve engine air-fuel control
A system and method for improving processing of gases contained within the crankcase of an internal combustion engine is presented. The system is especially...
US-9,260,990 Crankcase integrity breach detection
Methods and systems are provided for using a crankcase vent tube pressure or flow sensor for diagnosing a location and nature of crankcase system integrity...
US-9,260,986 Oil pressure scheduling based on engine acceleration
Systems and methods are disclosed for adjusting oil pressure supplied to engine components. In one example approach, a method for controlling oil flow in an...
US-9,260,882 Universal global latch system
A powered latch system for a door of a vehicle including a latch assembly, actuatable inside and outside handles, a powered actuator and a door controller that...
US-9,260,135 Deflector structure
A deflector member comprises opposing first and second walls and a plurality of sidewalls arranged adjacent to each other and between the first and second...
US-9,260,107 Methods and systems for operating a driveline disconnect clutch responsive to engine operating conditions
Systems and methods for improving operation of a hybrid vehicle are presented. In one example, a driveline disconnect clutch transfer function may be adapted in...
US-9,260,103 System and method for controlling a vehicle having an electric heater
A system and method for operating an electric heater to determine heater functionality is based on actual heater power consumption relative to expected heater...
US-9,260,102 Clutch torque trajectory correction to provide torque hole filling during a ratio upshift
A control system and method for controlling a multiple gear ratio automatic transmission in a powertrain for an automatic transmission having pressure activated...
US-9,260,091 Method and system for reducing vacuum consumption in a vehicle
A system and method for conserving vacuum within a vehicle is described. In one example, vacuum is conserved via limiting volume expansion of a brake booster...
US-9,260,090 Vehicle park assist system and method for parking a vehicle using such system
A method for parking a vehicle in a parking spot comprises scanning objects to determine if a feasible parking space is available, the neighboring objects...
US-9,260,088 Hybrid brake pedal feel system
A brake pedal assembly for a hybrid electric vehicle having a brake pedal arm and a cam follower extending from the brake pedal arm is provided. The cam...
US-9,260,080 Electric vehicle service disconnect lock
A service disconnect including a lock actuatable between a first state that prevents a removal of a service disconnect from a closed position and a second state...
US-9,260,075 Self-actuating flow restrictor for a vehicle airbag assembly
An inflatable airbag assembly includes first and second walls sealably connected to define an inflatable bladder having an interior volume that is operable...
US-9,260,072 Pedestrian protection sensing system for vehicle having metal bumpers
A method and apparatus for controlling deployment of pedestrian head protection devices on a motor vehicle having a metal bumper is disclosed. The disclosed...
US-9,260,015 Method and system for contactor weld detection
An example contactor weld detection method for an electric vehicle includes detecting that a contactor is welded closed when the contactor is commanded closed.
US-9,260,000 Synchronous speed disconnect of a generator for a hybrid electric vehicle
A drive system includes first and second power sources, a planetary gearset including an output, and first and second inputs driveably connected, respectively,...
US-9,259,978 Automatic wheel to tire pressure sensor correlation in distributed architecture
The wheel locations for wireless tire pressure monitoring sensors are automatically learned by comparing the timing of sensor message transmissions to directly...
US-D749,487 Vehicle wheel
US-D749,470 Vehicle front lower bumper valance
US-D749,469 Vehicle rear lower bumper cover insert
US-9,257,799 Vehicle electronic connector hub
A console assembly includes a console housing with a storage compartment having a member in a wall that is rotatable between a plurality of positions. The...
US-9,257,782 Electrical connector with moisture absorbing pin
An electrical connector has a casing configured to define a chamber when mated with a mating connector, a plurality of contact pins projecting from the casing...
US-9,257,707 Apparatus and method for fuel cell standby
An apparatus for placing a fuel cell stack in a standby mode is provided. The apparatus comprises a compressor, a fuel cell stack, a cathode valve and a...
US-9,256,576 Assisted direct start and active suspension integration control
A system for controlling an internal combustion engine. The system includes engine shutdown/restart means and energy storage means configured for supplying...
US-9,255,829 Systems and methods for determining amount of liquid and gaseous fuel
A method may comprise, on board a vehicle and executed by a vehicle controller, determining a liquid volume based on a fuel level sensor, determining a gas...
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