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Siegfried Reininger, Albert Wiesmeier: Electrically dimmable rear-view mirror for motor vehicles. Daimler Benz Aktiengesellschaft, Craig and Burns, February 25, 1986: US04572619 (267 worldwide citation)

An electrically dimmable rear-view mirror for motor vehicles of simple and robust construction, suitable for use as an outside mirror or as an interior mirror possessing a transmission layer which is composed of a PLZT ceramic, on which a linear birefringence can be imposed by means of a controlling ...


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Emil Dinkel, Ulrich Ebbeskotte, Eberhard Faust, Gerald Jank, Adam Mazzon, Karl Pfahler, Peter Strache, Bernd Hansmann, Harald Decker: Ventilated vehicle seat with a plurality of miniature ventilators. Daimler Benz Aktiengesellschaft, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan P L L C, May 11, 1999: US05902014 (166 worldwide citation)

A vehicle seat has an upholstery which is integrated in both eat part and in the backrest. A ventilation layer is provided through which air can flow, and an air-permeable upholstery cover spans the surface facing the sitting person, as well as having devices for ventilating the ventilation layer. F ...


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Drucker Gerhard, Filsinger Reinhard: Fog rear light. Daimler Benz Aktiengesellschaft, July 17, 1973: US3746918 (130 worldwide citation)

A fog tail light, especially for motor vehicles, in which the operating voltage applied across the fog lamp is varied as a function of the light intensity produced by headlights of a following vehicle in such a manner that in case of a high light intensity of the following headlights, the operating ...


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Hans Joachim Forster, Bernd Eric Lubbing, Ulrich Letsche: Process and apparatus for intermittent control of a cyclically operating internal combustion engine. Daimler Benz Aktiengesellschaft, Craig & Burns, April 9, 1985: US04509488 (126 worldwide citation)

A process for intermittent control of a cyclically operating internal combustion engine wherein, in the succession of working cycles, working strokes are skipped--in approximately uniform distribution--and the number of skips is varied in dependence on the load. Fuel is fed in a controlled fashion o ...


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Hermann Gaus: Planetary gear change-speed transmission. Daimler Benz Aktiengesellschaft, Craig & Burns, August 2, 1983: US04395925 (123 worldwide citation)

A planetary gear change-speed transmission for vehicles, in which a torque transmission train is operable to be drivingly connected by way of an input transmission with an input shaft, and by way of a main transmission, with an output shaft; the input transmission is operable to be shifted into dire ...


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Eberhard Faust, Karl Pfahler: Vehicle seat with temperature and ventilation control and method of operation. Daimler Benz Aktiengesellschaft, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan PLLC, August 10, 1999: US05934748 (115 worldwide citation)

A vehicle seat having seat and backrest cushions includes a ventilation device for ventilating the cushions as well as a heating device for heating the cushions. A desirable sitting climate providing high comfort is produced by eliminating both a seat user's perspiration and overcooling. The desirab ...


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Anton Seelig: Method and arrangement for automatic contactless charging. Daimler Benz Aktiengesellschaft, Spencer & Frank, August 5, 1997: US05654621 (112 worldwide citation)

In a process for contactless energy transmission in charging the battery of a vehicle, in particular an electric car, by means of an inductive transmitter having a primary element (1) and a secondary element (2) which is attached to the vehicle, the secondary element (2) is made freely accessible an ...


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Bernd Loper: Installation for automatic control of the light distance with motor vehicle headlights. Daimler Benz Aktiengesellschaft, Craig & Antonelli, July 19, 1977: US04037134 (107 worldwide citation)

An installation for the automatic control of the light projection distance of motor vehicle headlights in dependence on the positional change of the vehicle body, in which in case of a positional change of the vehicle body toward one side when driving through a curve, an analogous control of the lig ...


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Detlef Kaminski, Bernd Schmitfranz, Rolf Adomat, Walter Ulke, Burkhard Voigt: Method for contactless measurement of a resistance arranged in the secondary circuit of a transformer and device for carrying out the method. Daimler Benz Aktiengesellschaft, Evenson Wands Edwards Lenahan & McKeown, November 27, 1990: US04973912 (93 worldwide citation)

A method and a device for transmitting and for measuring resistance values, is particularly provided for use in motor vehicles, for the constant control of airbag systems. In the method and device an exciter signal coupled into a secondary-side resonant LCR circuit from the primary side via inductiv ...


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Barenyi Bela: Protective strip for motor vehicles, especially passenger motor vehicles. Daimler Benz Aktiengesellschaft, Craig & Antonelli, August 5, 1975: US3897967 (82 worldwide citation)

A protective strip for motor vehicles, especially for passenger motor vehicles, which includes an elastic profile adapted to be inserted into a recess or indentation provided at the vehicle body covering; the elastic profile is provided on its side facing the vehicle body covering with a longitudina ...