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US20050099263 Keyless entry system  
A keyless entry system includes an onboard device, and a portable device which performs radio communication with the onboard device. The onboard device includes a door lock mechanism, a power...
US20090222173 Motor Vehicle for Car to Car Communication and Associated Method for Operating an Antenna Structure of a Motor Vehicle  
A motor vehicle is equipped for radio communication with at least one further motor vehicle. An antenna structure is used to transmit and receive useful signals. The antenna structure can be...
US20070038344 In-vehicle communication system, on-board terminal, portable device and in-vehicle communication method  
Current position of a vehicle and current time are acquired. A user recognizing unit recognizes a user. A pattern recognizing unit detects location of a portable device and movement thereof....
US20100222969 HEADREST POSITION ADJUSTING DEVICE, AND HEADREST POSITION ADJUSTING METHOD  
Head restraint position adjusting device 100 includes: capacitance sensor unit 10 including plural sensing electrodes 11 to 15 and detection circuit 20; and drive motor unit 30 including motor...
US20130158811 DRIVING ASSISTANCE DEVICE AND CAR USING THE SAME  
A car includes a driving assistance device and two auxiliary lights, capable of being rotated, arranged at a front side of the car. The processor of the driving assistance device obtains real-time...
US20060238316 In-vehicle device  
In an in-vehicle device which is carried on an automotive vehicle, an operation unit causes the vehicle to execute a predetermined operation in response to a remote control request from a user. A...
US20120059551 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DETERMINING TIRE POSITION ON A VEHICLE  
An apparatus determines a position of a tire on a vehicle including a tire-based sensing unit, each tire on the vehicle having an associated tire-based sensing unit. Each tire-based sensing unit...
US20090287379 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR RECEIVING AND RECORDING A CLOSURE PANEL RELEASE REQUEST  
A system and a method are provided for receiving and recording a closure panel release request. The system comprises an input device for transmitting the closure panel release request, a closure...
US20070203628 SEAT APPARATUS FOR VEHICLE  
A seat apparatus for vehicle includes a vehicle state detecting means detecting a vehicle state, at least one position changing means changing a position of a seat, a controlling means controlling...
US20100106365 FEEDBACK CONTROL METHOD AND UNIT OF A SERVO CONTROLLED SYSTEM WHICH AFFECTS THE PSYCHOPHYSICAL STATE OF A USER  
An embodiment of a feedback control method and unit of a servo controlled system which acts on the environment surrounding a user for adjusting at least one feature of the environment which...
US20120253607 Method for controlling a vehicle using driver authentication, vehicle terminal, biometric identity card, biometric identification system, and method for providing a vehicle occupant protection and tracking function using the biometric identification card and the terminal  
One embodiment of the present invention relates to a method for controlling a vehicle using driver authorization, to an on-vehicle terminal, to a biometric identity card, to a biometric...
US20080077298 Driving position adjusting system  
A driving position adjusting system automatically adjusts a driving position in a second vehicle appropriately to a target user based on a driving position in a first vehicle adjusted by the...
US20140350798 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR PRODUCING THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS OF A MEDIA ASSET IN A VEHICLE  
Methods and systems are disclosed for a guidance application capable of coordinating the interior features of a vehicle (e.g., the heating/cooling system, automatic windows, automatic seats,...
US20140067208 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR PRODUCING THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS OF A MEDIA ASSET IN A VEHICLE  
Methods and systems are disclosed for a guidance application capable of coordinating the interior features of a vehicle (e.g., the heating/cooling system, automatic windows, automatic seats,...
US20130060430 DRIVER ASSISTANCE IN OPERATING A ROOF OF A CONVERTIBLE VEHICLE  
A method and a device are provided for the operating assistance of a driver of a convertible vehicle. The method includes, but is not limited to receiving weather data, for a predeterminable...
US20150051797 METHOD AND CONTROL UNIT FOR ADAPTING AN UPPER HEADLIGHT BEAM BOUNDARY OF A LIGHT CONE  
A method for adapting an upper headlight beam boundary of a light cone of at least one headlight of a vehicle. The method includes detecting a time curve of a pitch rate of the vehicle or a value...
US20140156150 CONTROL APPARATUS OF VEHICULAR LAMP, VEHICULAR LAMP SYSTEM, AND CONTROL METHOD FOR VEHICULAR LAMP  
A control apparatus of a vehicular lamp includes: a reference information retaining portion configured to retain reference information indicative of a positional relationship of an acceleration...
US20080300756 System and method for displaying control information to the vehicle operator  
Vehicle control information is displayed to a vehicle operator in a central display area. In one embodiment, a sensor associated with a vehicle control is configured to detect an approaching...
US20140032055 METHOD FOR ACTUATING A CLOSURE ELEMENT ARRANGEMENT, IN PARTICULAR OF A MOTOR VEHICLE  
A method for actuating a closure element arrangement, of a vehicle, wherein the closure element arrangement has a control system having a controller and a sensor arrangement. The sensor...
US20110071737 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PERFORMING AUTO-LOCATION OF A WHEEL IN A VEHICLE USING WHEEL PHASE ANGLE INFORMATION  
Systems and methods for auto-location of tire pressure monitoring sensor units on a vehicle measure the angle of a wheel at two different times using a rim mounted or a tire mounted sensor and...
US20140172245 VEHICLE DAMAGE DETECTION SYSTEM AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME  
An impact detection and remediation system includes a sensing device for detecting damage events related to a structure of interest. Such damage events may include impact from a ballistic object,...
US20110144868 VEHICLE DOOR SWITCH ACTUATION SYSTEM  
A vehicle door switch actuation system is provided. The system includes an exterior handle mechanically coupled with a rotatable shaft. The shaft is mechanically coupled with a door latch....
US20150210233 AUTOMATED VIEWING ANGLE ADJUSTMENT OF VIEWABLE COMPONENTS  
An embodiment provides a method, including: detecting, from a received sensor input, a current viewing position of a user with respect to a viewable component; determining, using a processor, a...
US20120158252 MOTOR VEHICLE  
A motor vehicle includes, but is not limited to a manual transmission and at least one control unit that is configured to determine and indicate to a driver in a haptically perceptible manner a...
US20090222174 System and method for dynamic braking a vehicle closure system  
A system for dynamic braking a vehicle closure including a drive mechanism mounted to the vehicle, the drive mechanism having contacts to receive a drive signal to cause the drive mechanism to...
US20150239391 METHOD AND EVALUATION AND CONTROL UNIT FOR ADAPTING A HEADLIGHT BEAM BOUNDARY OF A LIGHT CONE  
A method for adapting a headlight beam boundary of a light cone of at least one headlight of a vehicle includes the following steps: detecting at least one area of a roadway, the area being...
US20140172234 GPS DATA FOR IMPROVING PEDESTRIAN PROTECTION  
A pedestrian protection system from a vehicle utilizes GPS data to reduce the number of false positive detections for impacting an object determined to be a pedestrian. The GPS data is used to...
US20090160211 Passive Entry System for Automotive Vehicle Doors  
A passive entry system for an vehicle door requires no active operator input to gain entrance to the vehicle. A door module recognizes the signal transmitted by an authorized key fob to identify...
US20140129092 INFORMATION DISPLAY SYSTEM  
An information display system for a vehicle is provided. In the information display system, a display device changes a position of a display screen by retracting a portion of a display screen from...
US20150210288 SYSTEM FOR USING SHORT TEXT MESSAGING FOR REMOTE DIAGNOSTIC  
A system incorporated in a vehicle is disclosed. The system includes a communication system including a text messaging communication hardware to receive a message via a text messaging service. The...
US20090079225 FUEL LID DRIVING APPARATUS  
A fuel lid open-close mechanism includes a fuel lid open sensor for detecting an opening of a fuel lid, and the fuel lid is automatically closed by a fuel lid controller when the opening of the...
US20090030579 VEHICLE DOOR CONTROLLER  
When a reservation signal is received from a portable device, an ECU of a vehicle-side controller detects whether a user is present near a door. When it is detected that the user is present near...
US20090048742 RECONFIGURABLE VEHICLE MODEL  
In one embodiment, a vehicle model is disclosed. The vehicle model includes a main vehicle module including a primary base and a number of components. The number of main vehicle module components...
US20050085972 Door opening limit control system  
A method and implementing computerized system are provided for enabling the setting of automatic door opening limits for doors. In an exemplary embodiment, distance measuring transceivers, such as...
US20120053796 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR ADJUSTING A PEDAL MAP  
The present invention relates to a method and system for adjusting a pedal map. The present invention can include an automobile which has a pedal map adjustment system. The pedal map adjustment...
US20090125195 OPERATOR CONTROL UNIT FOR DEVICES IN A MOTOR VEHICLE  
An operator control unit for devices in a motor vehicle, having a carrier element and at least one operator control element arranged on the carrier element for generating an actuating signal for...
US20070198156 Vehicle control system  
A storage device stores map data, which indicates a road map, and a reliability of the map data. A navigation controller determines an absolute position of a vehicle based on signals of a GPS...
US20140330450 MOBILE MONITORING DEVICE FOR VEHICLES  
A mobile monitoring device for monitoring a vehicle comprising a mobile unit, a vehicle engaging element movably mounted to the mobile unit and comprising a monitoring device and a movement...
US20090200947 VEHICLE LAMP CONTROL SYSTEM AND CONTROL METHOD  
A vehicle lamp control system includes a target irradiating direction setting unit which sets, in accordance with a running condition of a vehicle, a target irradiating direction of the lamp. An...
US20150120149 VEHICLE OCCUPANT COMFORT  
Data is collected related to motion of a vehicle. Based on the collected data, it may be determined that a threshold associated with motion sickness is exceeded. An adjustment for a component in...
US20120173088 CONTROL DEVICE OF INVERTED PENDULUM TYPE VEHICLE  
Provided is a controller for an inverted pendulum type vehicle capable of moving the vehicle smoothly. The inverted pendulum type vehicle 1 is provided with a grip 18 at a upper end portion of a...
US20120123649 SENSOR DEVICE AND MODULAR UNIT THEREFOR  
The invention relates to a modular unit (10) comprising a sensor device (11) for actuating a movable part (1, 33), in particular a flap (1) of a motor vehicle. Said unit comprises a support...
US20090144622 On-Board Vehicle Computer System  
In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a touch-screen display. The apparatus includes first logic for generating a virtual assistant for presentation to a user via the touch-screen display. The...
US20150019085 CONTROL SYSTEM  
The invention relates to a control system for driving a motorized closure element of a motor vehicle, wherein a control arrangement and at least one distance sensor are provided in order to detect...
US20140088830 LANE TRACKING APPARATUS AND METHOD USING CAMERA DIRECTION CONTROL  
A lane tracking apparatus and method using camera direction control is provided. The lane tracking apparatus using camera direction control includes a lane recognition unit for obtaining lane...
US20120053794 INDIVIDUALIZABLE CONVENIENCE SYSTEM FOR DRIVERS  
A method and system for automatically adjusting a driver seat, steering wheel, pedals, mirrors, and other components of a vehicle, based on information about the size of the driver. The method...
US20060206251 System and method for positioning a vehicle operator  
Systems and methods for placing a vehicle operator into an performance driving position for a particular vehicle by adjusting equipment on the vehicle based on various combinations of biometric...
US20140172242 VEHICLE SEAT DRIVE SYSTEM WITH NETWORK CONNECTIVITY  
A vehicle seat drive system, in particular an airplane passenger seat drive system, not requiring special software. The systems will be adaptable to new conditions over the course of the life of...
US20100256875 SECURE METHOD FOR AUTOMATICALLY CLOSING A MOTOR VEHICLE TAILGATE  
The subject of the invention is a secure method for automatically closing a motor vehicle tailgate (200) fitted with at least one presence sensor (201; 202; 203; 204) of an element in a detection...
US20140316660 SEAT-INTEGRATED OCCUPANT PRESENCE DETECTOR  
A system includes a vehicle seat with an embedded presence detector that can detect a presence of an occupant and output a presence signal. A position controller is configured to receive the...