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9039021 Control arrangement for a hydropneumatic suspension system and hydropneumatic suspension system comprising such a control arrangement  
A control arrangement for a hydropneumatic suspension system and a hydropneumatic suspension system are provided. The control arrangement has a pressure supply connection, a return connection, a...
8950757 Device for the compensation of body movements of a motor vehicle  
A device for the compensation of body movements in a motor vehicle, having an arrangement of four first piston-cylinder units which are assigned to in each case one wheel of the motor vehicle,...
8925657 Control of a transporter based on attitude  
A transporter for transporting a load over a surface. The transporter includes a support platform for supporting the load. The support platform is characterized by a fore-aft axis, a lateral axis,...
8910975 Wheelchair with suspension  
Embodiments of a suspension for a vehicle is provided. The suspension includes, for example, a frame and a locking assembly. The locking assembly inhibits tipping of a frame of the vehicle when...
8833774 Suspension for wheeled vehicles  
A wheelchair suspension comprises a frame, at least one pivot arm, at least one front caster, at least one rear caster, a stabilizing system, and a sensor. The pivot arm is coupled to the frame....
8550481 Motor vehicle with rear shock absorber having a differentiated effect for controlling vehicle attitude during braking, and control method used therein  
A motor vehicle includes a rear suspension equipped with at least one shock absorber including a by-pass passage for bringing about a damping effect that is different in different portions of the...
8534679 Suspension for wheeled vehicles  
A wheelchair suspension comprises a frame, at least one pivot arm, at least one front caster, at least one rear caster, a stabilizing system, and a sensor. The pivot arm is coupled to the frame....
8473157 Control of a suspension system of a vehicle provided with four semi-active suspensions  
A method for controlling four semi-active suspensions of a vehicle comprising the steps of: determining, for each semi-active suspension, a first and a second signal representative of the...
8459662 Mowing apparatus  
A mowing apparatus having a center of gravity having a frame member, at least one front ground engaging wheel rotatably connected proximate the front end of the frame member and at least two rear...
8453768 Control of a transporter based on attitude  
A transporter for transporting a load over a surface. The transporter includes a support platform for supporting the load. The support platform is characterized by a fore-aft axis, a lateral axis,...
8392068 Vehicle behavior control device  
A vehicle behavior control device (S) determines, by using a vehicle velocity (V), a transmission function (K(s)) which is determined based on a specification of the vehicle, receives as an input...
8342540 Vehicle implement and suspension limiter  
A motorized vehicle includes left and right suspensions connected to a frame. The left and right suspensions are moving in predetermined directions. A vehicle implement is pivotally connected to...
8322728 Suspension control apparatus  
The present invention provides a suspension control apparatus requiring a reduced number of sensors. A pitch rate estimating unit 21 calculates a pitch rate used for creating a control instruction...
8090492 Vehicle motion measurement apparatus, a vehicle abnormal motion prevention apparatus and a drive recorder  
The apparatus comprises a measured signal detector 11, a vehicle parameter obtainer 12, a sideslip angle temporary estimator 13, a sideslip angle differential corresponding value computer 14 and a...
8005596 System for dynamically determining vehicle rear/trunk loading for use in a vehicle control system  
A control system (18) and method for an automotive vehicle (10) includes a pitch rate sensor (37) generating a pitch rate signal, a longitudinal acceleration sensor (36) generating a longitudinal...
7899594 System and method for qualitatively determining vehicle loading conditions  
A control system (18) and method for an automotive vehicle (10) includes a controller (26) that determines whether or not a potential load change has occurred in a load change detector (59). A...
7887064 Suspension system for vehicle  
In a system in which an actuator force to be generated by an actuator is controlled based on a component sum that is a sum of a vibration damping component as the actuator force to be generated in...
7789398 Hydraulic system for a vehicle suspension  
A hydraulic system for a vehicle suspension for a vehicle, the vehicle including a vehicle body and at least two forward and two rearward wheel assemblies, the vehicle suspension including front...
7783402 Vehicle stability control system  
A vehicle stability control system uses a physical quantity corresponding to a driver accelerator input to control engine power produced by an engine and to controllably drive an engine load...
7706941 Method and system for coordinating a vehicle stability control system with a suspension damper control sub-system  
A method and system for coordinating a vehicle stability control system with a suspension damper control sub-system includes a plurality of dampers, each of which are controlled directly by the...
7686309 Hydraulic system for a vehicle suspension  
A hydraulic system for a suspension system for a vehicle includes at least one first pair of wheel rams (11, 12) at a first end of the vehicle and at least one second pair of wheel rams (13, 14)...
7543825 In-wheel motor vehicle  
A four-wheel vehicle is provided with an in-wheel motor in each of a front wheel and a rear wheel and has approximately the same roll center heights of the front wheel and the rear wheel. The...
7469175 Arrangement and method for calculating the chassis height at a vehicle  
Method and device for calculating chassis height of a vehicle that has at least three air-suspended wheel axles (2, 3, 4). The device includes a control unit and two level sensors (9, 10). The...
7377522 Vehicle with movable and inwardly tilting safety body  
A suspension system for a vehicle (50c) having a body (52c) and a plurality of wheel support assemblies (56c, 58c) includes a tie structure (60c) interposed between the body and the wheel support...
7314220 Suspension system for a powered wheelchair  
A variable stiffness suspension system is provided for a wheelchair. The wheelchair has a frame and at least one wheel coupled to the frame for generally vertical movement relative to the frame....
7114729 Vehicle rear suspension  
An anti-lift characteristic of a rear suspension of a vehicle is enhanced by including a carrier at which a rear wheel is rotatably mounted; a trailing arm longitudinally aligned with respect to a...
6968266 Object detection in adaptive cruise control  
A control system 20 for an automotive vehicle 22, such as an adaptive cruise control (ACC) system, is provided including a controller 24. The controller 24 is electrically coupled to a radar...
6876909 Electronically controlled suspension apparatus for use in anti-squat control  
An ECU of an ECS apparatus has a determination block for determining whether the TPS signal rises to be greater than a first reference value and for determining whether the TPS signal declines to...
6779621 Riderless stabilization of a balancing transporter  
A method for stabilizing a balancing transporter under riderless conditions. The balancing transporter is characterized by a center of mass, and has two laterally disposed wheels and a region of...
6749035 Pitch alleviation system  
A hitch control system for a work vehicle combines a front suspension position signal, a hitch load signal and a hitch position signal to generate a valve command signal that controls hitch...
6505108 Damper based vehicle yaw control  
Controllable dampers are used to improve vehicle responses and stability during severe vehicle handling maneuvers. A total handling damping value for the vehicle is derived, preferably from the...
6418363 Vehicle suspension control system  
A motor vehicle having at least one fluid-pressurized height adjusting member having first and second separable components. Apparatus includes an integrated vehicle ride height system control...
6336648 Electronically controlled anti-dive suspension apparatus for two-wheeled vehicles  
An electronically controlled anti-dive suspension apparatus for a two-wheeled vehicle includes a suspension system, a sensor, an electronics module, and an actuator. The sensor mounted to the...
6223108 Tire contact load control system  
An active actuator is interposed between the unsprung mass and the sprung mass of a vehicle, and a controller selectively extends and retracts the actuator at a prescribed acceleration so as to...
6116618 Vehicular slope determination apparatus and vehicle height adjust control apparatus and vehicle height adjust control apparatus and method using the same  
A vehicle height adjust control apparatus, incorporating a slope determination apparatus, has a vehicle speed sensor, a vehicle height detector that detects a rear vehicle height of a rear portion...
5938238 Pneumatic lift control device  
Pneumatic lift control devices for use in progressively controlling the amount of front end lift of an automobile during acceleration comprise a housing having an annular chamber disposed therein....
5864768 Vehicle suspension control system  
A method and apparatus for controlling continuously variable dampers in a vehicle suspension system is provided. A microcontroller receives sensor signals from the vehicle and generates heave,...
5718446 Vehicle suspension system  
A vehicle suspension system provided between a vehicle body and each of road wheels. The vehicle suspension system includes damping force varying means (a) for switching extension and compression...
5711390 Motorcycle height adusting method and apparatus  
A method and device are provided for adjusting the height of a motorcycle equipped with a motorcycle-height changing device for increasing and decreasing the height of the motorcycle in accordance...
5584498 Suspension system for vehicle  
Several embodiments of suspension systems for vehicle wheels arranged in pairs and having paired shock absorbers. The shock absorbers are interrelated in such a way that they provide a first...
5549175 Control system for carriage  
In a control system for a carriage, a pair of driven wheels are raised or lowered by an elevator section so as to suppress inclination of the carriage which would be otherwise caused due to...
5515277 Method and system for controlling active suspensions of a vehicle during acceleration and deceleration  
An active suspension system of a vehicle has a feed back control system for controlling four suspensions for the four wheels to maintain a reference vehicle height responsive to detected vertical...
5500798 Hydraulic active suspension controlled with side force compensation at respective vehicle wheels  
A hydraulic active suspension for suspending a vehicle body on a plurality of vehicle wheels. Actuators act between each vehicle wheels and a corresponding portion of the vehicle exert a...
5475596 Full car semi-active suspension control based on quarter car control  
A method of control for a vehicle suspension system comprising four quarter car suspensions and a suspended vehicle body, comprising the steps of developing a quarter car command for each quarter...
5446662 Suspension control device for vehicle, tuning method for spring rate of suspension, and tuning method for damping rate thereof  
A suspension control device for a vehicle includes: a vehicle speed detector for detecting a vehicle running speed; a spring or damping rate variation calculator for calculating variation of an...
5401052 Vehicle suspension device for stabilizing steering characteristics  
A vehicle suspension device includes a shock absorber disposed between a sprung portion and an unsprung portion of a vehicle for each of the vehicle wheels, a damping force changing device for...
5383679 Arrangement of suspension system for automotive vehicle  
An arrangement of a vehicular suspension system is disclosed in which each drive circuit which outputs a drive current to a corresponding one of the actuators installed on each shock absorber is...
5383123 Process and device for chassis control  
Suspension systems are actuated during braking and/or acceleration maneuvers whereby each wheel unit has a momentary normal force between the tire and road surface, i.e., the wheel load which is...
5369581 Vehicle control apparatus and method therefor  
A vehicle control apparatus and method therefor has a number of controllers (50, 63, 56) interconnected with one another by a data highway (10), the engine controllers being formed for example by...
5351985 Suspension system for automotive vehicles  
A suspension system has a link mechanism, disposed between a wheel support and a car body, for suspending the wheel support from the body so as to allow a wheel, related to steering, to swing...

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