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Sliding parking switch
A sliding parking switch assembly and method for a vehicle includes a transmission operating mode selector for an automatic transmission moveable between a park...
Clutch apparatus for a power unit and power unit incorporating the same
A clutch apparatus includes a clutch outer member for supporting friction discs, which are nonrotatable relative to the clutch outer member, and are axially...
Oil passage structure for hydraulic clutch of an engine
A cavity 135 having a closed end wall 135a facing an end of a rotational shaft 71 and receiving the end of the rotational shaft 71 therein is defined in an...
Exhaust system of saddle-ride type vehicle
An exhaust system of a saddle-ride type vehicle includes an end cap and a muffler close to each other to achieve uniformity therebetween and which is capable of...
Power unit for vehicle and four-wheeled vehicle
A clutch actuator and a speed change actuator are disposed so as to be adjacent to each other on one side of an engine main body along the axis of a crankshaft....
Vehicular air conditioning apparatus
In a vehicular air conditioning apparatus, a pair of covers are provided on the respective sides of the casing that is constituted by respective air passages....
Seal and drain structure for a front and rear integrated HVAC system
A dual-integrated HVAC system for an automotive vehicle is provided that includes a housing, a front HVAC unit with a front blower, and rear HVAC unit with a...
Throttle body configured to provide turbulent air flow to a combustion
chamber of an engine, and engine...
A vehicular air intake is configured to produce a turbulent intake air flow in a cylinder of an engine. The air flow may be provided as a vortex. A throttle...
Drying furnace and drying method
A drying furnace (20) for drying an object (11) by hot air is provided with a heater (36, 38, 43, 45) that applies radiant heat to a hard-heating region (35,...
Front combination lamp for an automobile
Rear combination lamp for an automobile
Rear combination lamp for an automobile
Electronic control device with watchdog timer and processing unit to
diagnose malfunction of watchdog timer
An electronic control device includes: a processing unit that performs a predetermined process in accordance with a program; a watchdog timer that includes a...
Conversation system and conversation software
A first domain satisfying a first condition concerning a current utterance understanding result and a second domain satisfying a second condition concerning a...
Driving force control device for four-wheel-drive vehicle
A driving force control device for a four-wheel-drive vehicle performs, by controlling the driving force that is allocated to the rear wheels by a front and...
An actuating apparatus includes an actuator including flexible transmitting assemblies disposed between a plurality of joints, and a plurality of motors for...
Sound processing device, sound processing method, and sound processing
A sound processing device includes a storage unit configured to store first operation data corresponding to a motion of a mechanical apparatus and a first sound...
Vehicle periphery monitoring device
A vehicle periphery monitoring device is provided with a symmetrical image portion extraction unit (21) which extracts a first image portion (A1) and a second...
Charge capacity parameter estimation system of electric storage device
A charge capacity parameter estimation system for an electric storage device capable of charging and discharging is provided, which can accurately estimate a...
Output control apparatus for electric motor and method for controlling
output of electric motor
An output control apparatus for an electric motor includes a phase-current instruction-value setting device, a draw-current allowable-value storage device, a...
Electric power supply apparatus
A control device of an electric power supply apparatus controls a voltage applied to an inverter to fall within a voltage range between a first voltage that is...
Fuel cell unit and fuel cell
A fuel cell unit of a fuel cell contains a first membrane electrode assembly having a frame portion on an outer circumference thereof, a first separator, a...
Fuel cell system
A fuel cell system includes a fuel cell, a fuel gas passage, and an oxidant gas passage. The fuel cell includes a solid polymer membrane, a fuel electrode, and...
Fuel cell system
A fuel cell system is provided that includes a fuel cell stack, an air pump, a first convertor, a motor, and an ECU for controlling the air pump and the first...
Metal oxygen battery
There is provided a metal oxygen battery which is capable of obtaining superior batter capacity when starting use from charging. In the metal oxygen battery 1...
Battery pack for electric car
In a battery pack for an electric car, a plurality of battery modules are mounted to be divided between the front and rear of a middle cross member and a main...
An automatic transmission includes an input shaft, first, second, third, and fourth planetary gear sets, a plurality of engagement mechanisms, and an output...
Vehicle brake apparatus
A vehicle brake apparatus in which a self-locked state of a cut-off valve is quickly relieved if the valve becomes stuck in the self-locked state. The vehicle...
Rear vehicle body structure
A rear structure of a car body includes: a rear pillar extending vertically at the rear part of the car body; a member extending from a vertically middle...
In-vehicle mobile-terminal holding device
An in-vehicle mobile-terminal holding device holds a mobile terminal on a steering post turnably supporting a steering wheel. The steering post is provided with...
A damper having an elastic body formed from a cross-linking product of an EPDM composition, which comprises (a) 100 parts by weight of at least one kind of...
Straddle type vehicle
In a straddle type vehicle having front forks, the left front fork is in an elliptical shape portion whose axial cross section is formed so as to be wider in...
Air cleaner device
An air cleaner device includes an air cleaner case having a case main unit and a cover. An intake duct is disposed on the cover, and an intake path is disposed...
Hydrogen filling system and method of operating the same
A hydrogen filling system to fill a hydrogen fuel tank with hydrogen includes a high-pressure water electrolysis device capable of electrolyzing water to...
Wheel for automobile
Information presentation device associated with sound source separation
An information presentation device includes an audio signal input unit configured to input an audio signal, an image signal input unit configured to input an...
A vehicle can include an anti-slip device configured to detect front and rear wheel speeds at a time of acceleration, and to compute a slip factor from a speed...
Vehicle and control apparatus for automatic transmission
A control apparatus for an automatic transmission includes a running condition detector and a controller. a plurality of gear change stages include at least one...
Vehicle start notification control device
Start notification is performed at appropriate timing by vehicle having braking force holding function to hold braking force even if brake application operation...
Local radio mode for AM/FM broadcasts
A vehicle radio includes a memory including normal mode memory locations and local mode memory locations. User preset buttons are each associated with a normal...
Switching regulator device
A switching regulator device including a power conversion transformer for converting an input voltage from a power source at a primary side to a predetermined...
Vehicle surroundings monitoring device
A vehicle surroundings monitoring device includes a moving direction determining unit 20 which determines whether a physical body is moving in a traveling...
Fischer-tropsch catalysts containing iron or cobalt selective towards
Cryptomelane-type manganese oxide octahedral molecular sieves (OMS-2) supported Fe and Co catalysts are utilized in a method for producing hydrocarbons by a...
Module for automatic tool exchange device
Provided is a module for automatic tool exchange device of novel structure wherein electric signals can be transmitted with high reliability while preventing...
Differential mechanism restricting device
A miniaturized differential mechanism restricting device that is mechanically connected to two operation elements. A plurality of holes are formed in an...
Partition structure and installation structure for installation part
A partition structure for absorbing an impact energy applied to the partition for petitioning a vehicle room includes a cover, a plurality of reinforcing member...
Vehicle body floor structure
A vehicle body floor structure reinforces a floor body by a reinforcing portion, and the floor body includes a side sill, an outrigger, a floor cross member,...
Steering wheel structure with airbag module
A steering wheel structure with an airbag module having a horn bracket fixed to a steering wheel, an airbag module having an inflator and serving as a weight, a...
Vehicle including exhaust system attached to sub-frame
A vehicle includes a frame, an engine, and an exhaust system. The frame includes a main frame and a sub-frame movably attached to the main frame. The sub-frame...