08094002 is referenced by 92 patents and cites 1664 patents.

An interior rearview mirror system includes a mirror mounting button and a plurality of attachment members adhesively attached at the in-cabin surface of the vehicle windshield. An interior rearview mirror assembly has a mirror head and a mirror support, and a structure is configured for mounting to the attachment members attached at the vehicle windshield. The mirror head includes a mirror reflective element and a mirror casing, and the mirror support includes a mirror mount that is configured to mount the interior rearview mirror assembly to the mirror mounting button. The structure is configured to receive and be supported by the plurality of attachment members at the vehicle windshield, and, with the structure receiving and being supported by the attachment members, (a) the structure at least partially surrounds the mirror mounting button and (b) the structure accommodates a forward facing camera having a field of view through the vehicle windshield.

Title
Interior rearview mirror system
Application Number
13/39962
Publication Number
8094002 (B2)
Application Date
March 3, 2011
Publication Date
January 10, 2012
Inventor
Niall R Lynam
Holland
MI, US
Kenneth Schofield
Holland
MI, US
Agent
Gardner Linn Burkhart & Flory
Assignee
Donnelly Corporation
MI, US
IPC
H04N 7/18
B60Q 1/00
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