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Harunori Shiratori, Yoshio Yamazaki, Takaharu Yoshimi, Junichi Hori: Inflating type occupant restraint device. Toyota Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Toyoda Gosei, Stevens Davis Miller & Mosher, April 10, 1979: US04148503 (94 worldwide citation)

A receiving case for receiving a gas bag is formed of a side wall portion secured to a fixed member and a lid surface portion thinner than the side wall portion by the use of a material having a comparatively high hardness and a ductility. Further, the lid surface portion is formed with fragile port ...


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Takao Saito, Masakazu Moriyama: Audio/visual display system for multiple maps. Toyota Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Cushman Darby & Cushman, December 16, 1986: US04630209 (85 worldwide citation)

Data for a map of a predetermined area is divided into a plurality of blocks, stored in an external memory medium such as a cassette tape, and loaded into a CPU when deemed necessary. The map as a whole or parts of the map can be arbitrarily selected and displayed through the operation of a keyboard ...


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Naoki Tokitsu, Toshitaka Fujiwara, Toranosuke Kato, Toshihiko Uno: Automotive driving instruction system. Nippondenso, Toyota Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Cushman Darby & Cushman, February 19, 1985: US04500868 (82 worldwide citation)

An automotive driving instruction system which comprises a plurality of sensors including a vehicle speed sensor etc. mounted at various parts of the automobile, a computer for reading the outputs of the sensors for calculating the driving conditions of the automobile, and a replaceable external mem ...


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Takashi Kondo, Yasuo Tagawa, Kiyohiko Mizuno, Nobutoshi Tsuboi: Reed valve. Nippondenso, Toyota Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Cushman Darby & Cushman, March 24, 1981: US04257458 (78 worldwide citation)

In a reed valve of the type having a base formed with one or more apertures through which flows a fluid, a shock absorbing seat attached to the upper surface of the base so as to surround the one or more apertures at the inner peripheral edge thereof, and a reed having one end securely fixed to the ...


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Akio Yoshida: Feedback control type shock absorbing suspension system. Toyota Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Kenyon & Kenyon, September 28, 1982: US04351515 (77 worldwide citation)

A feedback control type shock absorbing suspension system is inserted between a body including a vibration source and a foundation for suspension of the body. The absorbing system includes a suspending spring mechanism. A sensor mechanism detects velocity of relative movement between the body and th ...


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Yoshihiro Suzuki, Hiroo Kinoshita, Naomi Akasaka: Catalyst for purifying exhaust gas and the process for manufacturing thereof. Toyota Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Oblon Fisher Spivak McClelland & Maier, June 23, 1981: US04274981 (74 worldwide citation)

A catalyst for purifying exhaust gas composed of a catalyst carrier coated with a metal oxide material containing a spinel metal oxide of the formula: MAl.sub.2 O.sub.4 wherein M is Sr, Mg, Cu, Mn, Mo, Zn, Fe, Co or Ni the metal oxide coated carrier further being coated with rhodium and platinum and ...


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Kiyohiko Oishi, Yoshihiro Suzuki, Kiyoshi Kobashi, Shinichi Matsumoto, Takashi Yoshida, Takeshi Kogiso: Method of and apparatus for reducing emitted amount of particulates contained in exhaust gas of diesel engine. Toyota Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Kabushiki Kaisha Toyota Chuo Kenkyusho, Parkhurst & Oliff, September 20, 1983: US04404795 (72 worldwide citation)

This invention provides improvements in method of and apparatus for reducing an emitted amount of particulates by collecting the particulates contained in the exhaust gas from a diesel engine by a trapper. According to the invention, firstly, an excess amount of the particulates which have adhered t ...


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Katsumi Kondo, Fumiyoshi Noda, Kunihiko Uchida, Yoshihiro Tsuzuki: Method of manufacturing a metal-impregnated body. Toyota Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Brisebois & Kruger, July 13, 1976: US03969553 (72 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a method of manufacturing a metal-impregnated body by immersing a porous ceramic or ceramic powder in a solution containing a chemical compound having an OH radical selected from the group consisting of water and aqueous solutions of methanol, ethanol, butanol, aceto ...


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Toshio Shinohara: Optimum angle adjusting apparatus for vehicle equipments. Toyota Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Cushman Darby & Cushman, March 7, 1989: US04811226 (70 worldwide citation)

An automatic angle adjusting apparatus for adjusting vehicle equipments to be adjusted to optimum angular positions to a driver such as a fender mirror, an inner mirror, blowing ports of an air conditioner, a speaker and a meter is disclosed. Amounts of adjustment of vehicle seat parts are detected ...


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Shinichiro Mizusawa, Hideaki Akamatsu, Fumiyoshi Noda, Yuji Watanabe: Catalyst assembly for cleaning an exhaust gas. Toyota Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Brisebois & Kruger, August 25, 1981: US04285909 (68 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to a catalyst assembly for cleaning an exhaust gas wherein the catalyst and the carrier therefor are secured inside a catalyst muffler by means of expandable ceramic material. This invention also provides a method for making such a catalyst assembly.