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An accessory system of a vehicle comprises an accessory module assembly having a mounting portion, a head portion and a rearview mirror assembly. The mounting portion extends generally upward when mounted to an attachment member at a vehicle windshield. The head portion may extend generally horizontally and rearwardly with respect to the vehicle from an upper portion of the mounting portion. The head portion comprises electronic circuitry for at least one accessory. The mirror assembly is mountable to the mounting portion, with the head portion of the accessory module assembly extending generally above the mirror casing. The head portion may be viewable and/or user accessible above the mirror casing when the mirror assembly is mounted to the mounting portion. The head portion may be pivotable or articulatable relative to the base portion of the accessory module assembly.

Title
Vehicle accessory module
Application Number
10/355454
Publication Number
6824281 (B2)
Application Date
January 31, 2003
Publication Date
November 30, 2004
Inventor
Niall R Lynam
Holland
MI, US
Peter J Whitehead
Holland
MI, US
Joshua L DeWard
Holland
MI, US
Kenneth Schofield
Holland
MI, US
Agent
Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart
US
Assignee
Donnelly Corporation
MI, US
IPC
G02B 7/182
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