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Rodney A Laukhuf: Air mixing system for auxiliary vehicle HVAC units. International Truck Intellectual Property Company, Jeffrey P Calfa, Dennis Kelly Sullivan, Susan L Lukasik, February 8, 2005: US06851470 (15 worldwide citation)

A zonal climate control system for a vehicle passenger compartment provides independent outside air mixing for zones behind the operator area. A forward zone climate unit comprises, an air circulation system having an outlet to the vehicle passenger compartment, an inlet from the vehicle passenger c ...


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Kurt A Ringger, Matthew W Hormann, Mark A Thurber, Mary Mc Wesler, John F Rotz: Steering wheel mounting for transmission shift controls. International Truck Intellectual Property Company, Jeffrey P Calfa, Mark C Bach, April 27, 2010: US07703570 (15 worldwide citation)

A steering wheel (20) that has an axis of turning (64) axis for steering a motor vehicle that has an engine, a drivetrain, a transmission that provides different gear ratios for coupling the engine to the drivetrain, and a transmission controller that in an automatic mode automatically shifts the tr ...


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Sunil K Jain, David J Beigel, L David Allendorph: Splash and spray suppressor. International Truck Intellectual Property Company, Jeffrey P Calfa, Dennis Kelly Sullivan, Susan L Lukasik, October 5, 2004: US06799782 (15 worldwide citation)

The invention is a splash and spray suppressor for a wheeled motor vehicle, especially for trucks. The splash and spray suppressor includes a wheel panel nested within the fender. Apertures in the wheel panel allow water droplets to flow into the gap between the wheel panel and the fender. Droplets ...


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Derek K Warinner, Justin W Vig, Chad M Harshbarger: Front air spring suspension with anti-dive and anti-roll properties. International Truck Intellectual Property Company L L C, Jeffrey P Calfa, Neil T Powell, Dennis Kelly Sullivan, May 28, 2002: US06394474 (15 worldwide citation)

A suspension system for the steering axle of a vehicle chassis includes a right side air spring and a left side air spring. In the preferred embodiment leading rigid arms link each end of the steering axle to a pivoting mount on the chassis and transmits brake reaction torque as a lifting force to t ...


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Jay E Bissontz: Control strategy for DC emergency direct current motor for an emergency hydraulic pump. International Truck Intellectual Property Company, Jeffrey P Calfa, Mark C Bach, January 5, 2010: US07641018 (15 worldwide citation)

A control system for a hybrid-vehicle equipped with power takeoff equipment provides control over primary and redundant, relatively low output systems so that the redundant system is not damaged by concurrent operation of the primary system.


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R Gary Diaz, John J Gemender, Steven J Dager, Ronald L Baughman: Land vehicle communications system and process for providing information and coordinating vehicle activities. International Truck Intellectual Property Company L L C, Jeffrey P Calfa, Neil T Powell, Dennis Kelly Sullivan, August 6, 2002: US06430486 (15 worldwide citation)

A communication system architecture (SA) for a vehicle which may be integrated into the vehicle's multiplexed electronic component communication system, and a process for communicating with the vehicle to provide information for and about the vehicle's operational status and coordinating t ...


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Kenneth A Fogelstrom: Air brake system monitoring for pre-trip inspection. International Truck Intellectual Property Company, Jeffrey P Calfa, Gerald W Askew, April 22, 2008: US07363127 (14 worldwide citation)

Vehicles equipped with air brake systems and compressed air systems for supporting operation of the brakes provide for automated inspection of the air compressor system using an onboard vehicle or engine management computers. During vehicle operation, the system continuously monitors tank leakage, c ...


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Gerald L Larson, Anthony J Cook: Internal combustion engine with pressure boosted exhaust gas recirculation. International Truck Intellectual Property Company, Jeffrey P Calfa, Dennis Kelly Sullivan, Susan L Lukasik, October 18, 2005: US06955162 (14 worldwide citation)

An exhaust gas recirculating system for a turbocharged diesel engine utilizes an electrically driven compression pump to boost exhaust gas pressure before return to the engine induction system. Exhaust gas is drawn from the exhaust system or stack some distance removed and downstream from the outlet ...


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Stanton E Miller: Prioritized recapture of energy during deceleration of a dual-hybrid motor vehicle. International Truck Intellectual Property Company, Jeffrey P Calfa, Mark C Bach, March 30, 2010: US07689341 (14 worldwide citation)

One energy recovery system (30) that can decelerate the vehicle in response to a brake request stores recovered energy electrically in a battery bank (32). Another energy recovery system (36) stores recovered energy hydraulically in a high pressure accumulator (40). One system is given priority over ...


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Ronald A Vallette, Brian M Shaklik: Method and apparatus for conditioning deployment of air bags on vehicle load. International Truck Intellectual Property Company L L C, Dennis Kelly Sullivan, Jeffrey P Calfa, Gilberto Hernandez, December 4, 2001: US06327528 (14 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a method of vehicle collision severity discrimination for actuating a safety device at an occupant location in the vehicle. The method provides steps for providing a plurality of velocity and load level trigger values, including velocity and load level pairs, indicating a pl ...