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US20050167963 Energy absorbing steering column geometric sleeve  
An energy absorbing steering column sleeve includes a tubular body. The tubular body is defined by a plurality of channels extending from an end of the tubular body to an opposite end thereof.
US20080174095 Energy absorption mechanism for collapsible assembly  
An energy absorption mechanism for a collapsible assembly such as a steering assembly for a vehicle. The mechanism includes first and second relatively displaceable members. The first and second...
US20150069747 Steering Assemblies  
A collapsible steering column assembly includes a shroud comprising an outer tube that supports a steering wheel through a bearing and an inner tube that is fixed to a part of the vehicle, the...
US20070039403 Sleeve bearing for collapsible steering column  
A telescopically collapsible vehicular steering column assembly includes inner and outer shaft tubes which are joined in a sliding fit by a bushing. The bushing includes a pair of spaced journal...
US20140210196 STEERING APPARATUS  
A steering apparatus includes an inner column, an outer column fitted onto the inner column, a vehicle body mounting bracket, a distance bracket fixed to the outer circumference of the outer...
US20050156424 Steering column and manufacturing method thereof  
A steering column in which a guide, an outer housing, a steering shaft housing and/or a guiding plate include one or more extruded profiles and in which are accommodated a steering shaft housing...
US20050151362 Steering column damping pad  
A damping pad for use with a steering column bracket includes a body having a plurality of ribs formed thereon. A plurality of retention posts extend from the body and have a hollow central shaft...
US20070228716 Collapsible steering column assembly and method of operation  
A collapsible steering column assembly preferably has a collapsible steering shaft that extends rotatably along a centerline and a collapsible column that houses and co-extends with the shaft. The...
US20090212547 Crash-Protected Steering Device Of A Vehicle  
Crash behavior is to be made variable in an application-dependent manner in a crash-protected steering device. For this purpose, the steering device of this type is provided with a piezoelectric...
US20080272582 ENERGY ABSORBING STEERING SYSTEM  
In an energy absorbing steering system including a steering shaft to which a steering member is coupled, and a steering column that rotatably supports the steering shaft, at least one of the...
US20080023952 Adjustable energy absorbing device for a collapsible steering column  
A collapsible steering column assembly having an outer jacket and an inner jacket movable relative to the outer jacket is disclosed. The assembly includes an energy absorbing device having a...
US20090218801 COLLISION ENERGY ABSORBABLE STEERING COLUMN FOR VEHICLE  
Disclosed is a vehicular collision energy absorbable steering column coupled to a steering shaft. The steering column comprises shaped wires deformable to absorb a collision load in a vehicle...
US20090256342 COLLAPSIBLE STEERING COLUMN ASSEMBLY  
A steering column assembly includes an upper jacket and a lower jacket partially disposed within said upper jacket. A bushing is disposed between the upper jacket and the lower jacket. The upper...
US20070164549 Steering column arrangement  
A steering column arrangement has a console arranged fixedly with respect to the vehicle and a steering column which has a steering column tube and a steering spindle mounted rotatably in the...
US20100019546 MEANS FOR ACCESSING A VEHICLE IN AN EMERGENCY  
This invention relates to a means for facilitating access to a motor vehicle in an emergency to extricate the driver and/or passengers. In its simplest form the means is at least one removable...
US20090108576 Retractable steering mechanism  
A retractable steering mechanism includes a steering wheel, a steering column connected to the steering wheel, a telescopic device connected to steering column, a connector for connecting the...
US20150137499 ENERGY ABSORBING STEERING APPARATUS  
An energy absorbing steering apparatus in which shock applied to a steering column is absorbed by plastic deformation of a bracket for suspending the steering column from a vehicle body. The...
US20070069513 Steering device for vehicle  
A steering wheel and a steering gear box are connected to each other via a steering shaft, a first universal joint, an intermediate shaft, a second universal joint and a pinion shaft. A steering...
US20060082120 Telescopic shaft for motor vehicle steering  
Spherical members 7 are provided between plural pairs of axial grooves 3, 5 which are respectively formed on the outer peripheral surface of a male shaft 1 and on the inner peripheral surface of a...
US20080079253 TELESCOPIC ADJUSTING ELECTRIC POWER STEERING APPARATUS  
A telescopic adjusting electric power steering apparatus has a steering column 12 having an outer column 12a and an inner column 12b connected so as to be relatively extended and contracted, and...
US20130207370 DEVICE FOR SECONDARY ENERGY MANAGEMENT IN A STEERING COLUMN ASSEMBLY  
A pencil brace is incorporated into a cross car assembly of an automotive vehicle as a secondary energy absorption device to assist in managing the energy and controlling the column stroke due to...
US20100032933 STEERING COLUMN HAVING AN ACTUATOR FOR APPLYING A RESULTANT FORCE  
The invention provides for a collapsible steering column assembly and method for applying a varying resultant force to resist the collapse of the steering column assembly during an emergency...
US20110084470 SHOCK ABSORBING STEERING APPARATUS  
An upper bracket for mounting a column to a vehicle body includes a column support portion which is press-fitted on an outer periphery of the column through axial press-fitting action with a...
US20090020996 Collapsible vehicle steering column  
A vehicle safety system including a steering column, a keying member, and a squib. The steering column includes a first steering column section longitudinally slidably connected to a second...
US20050006891 Steering column supporting apparatus  
There is provided a steering column supporting apparatus in which tilt pins are locked on a tilt bracket fixed to a vehicle body and engaged with tilt plates welded to respective both sides of a...
US20140312603 STEERING SYSTEM OF AUTOMOBILE  
A steering system of an automobile may include a mounting bracket having a flange portion supporting a steering column and contacting with an automobile body, and an opening hole formed at the...
US20060131864 Steering column collapse guidance system  
The invention provides a steering column assembly (10) having a first steering column member (12) with an upper end (14) and a mounting feature (16). The mounting feature (16) is operative to...
US20050173914 Shock absorbing steering column unit for vehicle  
In an impact absorbing type steering column apparatus for an automotive vehicle in which an upper column is fitted to a lower column fixed to a car body so as to absorb an impact energy upon a...
US20060082121 Steering gearbox mounting structure  
A steering gearbox mounting structure having an intermediate bracket mounts a steering gearbox for steering wheels of a vehicle on a subframe of the vehicle. The intermediate bracket has a...
US20070080531 Impact absorbing device for steering column of vehicle  
Disclosed is an impact absorbing device for a steering column of a vehicle. The impact absorbing device includes a bearing and a pipe additionally and the structure of the mounting bracket is...
US20070085317 Steering column mounting  
The invention provides a mounting assembly for a steering column of a vehicle and a method for mounting a steering column to a vehicle. The mounting assembly includes a steering column member...
US20060169524 Steering-column assembly  
The invention relates to a steering-column assembly 1, in which the telescopic spindle 5.1 is fastened to the inner casing tube 2.1 via a crash element 4. The telescopic spindle 5.1 moves into the...
US20080238070 Shear capsule for steering column assembly  
A shear capsule for an energy absorbing steering column assembly of a vehicle has a pin projecting along a centerline and from a preferably stationary bracket generally of the vehicle chassis. The...
US20050006889 Safety steering column for a motor vehicle  
The invention relates to a safety steering column for a motor vehicle, with a column tube which is arranged concentrically to a steering spindle and is fastened to the vehicle body and which,...
US20050242562 Horizontal hybrid collapsing steering column  
The invention provides a steering column assembly having a steering column extending between a pivot end and a steering wheel supporting end. The steering wheel supporting end is operable to...
US20080084055 Energy absorbing steering column assembly  
A collapsible steering column assembly has a steering column with a jacket movable along a longitudinal axis for telescoping and collapsing movement. The jacket is movable about a pivot axis for...
US20090013818 Adjustable steering column for a motor vehicle  
An adjustable steering column for a motor vehicle includes a steering spindle, a jacket unit bearing the steering spindle, a bracket unit, mountable on the chassis of the motor vehicle, with at...
US20090058060 Steering shock absorbing apparatus for motor vehicle  
A steering shock absorbing apparatus for motor vehicle according to the invention comprises a first universal joint for interconnecting a first end of an intermediate shaft and a steering shaft,...
US20060131865 Steering assembly and method of operating the same  
A steering assembly and a method of operating the same. The assembly includes a steering column and a steering component operably attached to the steering column. The steering component includes...
US20070241548 Steering wheel retracting device for vehicle  
A steering wheel retracting device includes a steering wheel of a vehicle, and a moving device for moving the steering wheel relative to the vehicle to selectively move the steering wheel away...
US20080238071 Steering column of vehicle having collision energy absorbing apparatus  
Disclosed is a steering column of a vehicle having a collision energy absorbing apparatus. The steering column includes: a hollow tube having a steering shaft disposed in the hollow tube; a plate...
US20090085338 Structure of instrument panel area of vehicle  
A structure of a vehicle instrument panel area, which is capable of sufficiently ensuring a frontward displacement of a steering column adapted to be displaced frontwardly in response to an impact...
US20140346760 STEERING SYSTEM  
In a steering system, a first through-hole is formed in a stationary bracket secured to vehicle body. A second through-hole is formed in a movable bracket that is movable relative to the...
US20090026748 Shock absorbing steering apparatus for motor vehicle  
A shock absorbing steering apparatus for motor vehicle includes an intermediate shaft including first and second ends. The intermediate shaft includes a hollow bellows portion having convexes and...
US20070046013 Steering system  
A steering wheel is securely mounted on a bracket which is fixed to a reinforcement of a vehicle via a rod which extends along a longitudinal direction of the vehicle in such a manner as to move...
US20090120229 STEERING COLUMN DEVICE  
Since a fixed piece 7 is attached to a fixed bracket 1 by means of bolts BT, BT, the impact force by which sliding of a skid bracket 2 is started can be arbitrarily set by adjusting tightening...
US20050077716 Steering column energy absorber  
The invention an apparatus including a shaft member having a first end. The apparatus also includes a sleeve member having a first opening and an inner surface defining a cavity. The shaft member...
US20080272583 STEERING COLUMN ASSEMBLY  
A steering column assembly for a vehicle includes an outer jacket, an inner shaft that is received in and rotatable relative to the outer jacket, and an energy absorbing bracket. The energy...
US20120080873 IMPACT ABSORBING STEERING APPARATUS  
Construction of an impact absorbing steering wheel apparatus that is capable of obtaining excellent performance at low cost while maintaining the freedom of design is achieved. An energy absorbing...
US20090001701 Shock absorbing steering device for vehicle  
A shock absorbing steering device for vehicle includes an intermediate shaft that couples a steering shaft and a steering gear. The intermediate shaft includes a hollow accordion portion allowed...

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