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Randolph C Williams, James S Brissenden, David Sperduti, Randy W Adler, Richard J Newer: Part-time on-demand transfer case and method. New Venture Gear, Harness Dickey & Pierce, June 1, 1993: US05215160 (27 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a motor vehicle traction control system for providing on-demand four-wheel drive under certain tractive and operational conditions. The present invention is operable for disabling the on-demand four-wheel drive feature upon the vehicle operator subsequently shifting in ...


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James S Brissenden, Timothy M Burns, Sankar K Mohan, Eric A Bansbach, Steven W O Hara: Hydraulic clutch actuation system. Magna Powertrain, Harness Dickey & Pierce, February 14, 2006: US06997299 (25 worldwide citation)

A torque transfer mechanism for controlling the magnitude of a clutch engagement force exerted on a clutch pack that is operably disposed between a first rotary member and a second rotary member includes a hydraulic clutch actuation system. The hydraulic clutch actuation system includes a primary fl ...


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James S Brissenden, Sankar K Mohan, Eric A Bansbach, Timothy M Burns, Steven W O Hara: Low power hydraulic clutch actuation systems. Magna Powertrain, Harness Dickey & Pierce, April 4, 2006: US07021445 (23 worldwide citation)

A torque transfer mechanism for controlling the magnitude of a clutch engagement force exerted on a clutch pack that is operably disposed between a first rotary member and a second rotary member includes a hydraulic clutch actuation system. The hydraulic clutch actuation system includes an electric ...


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Larry A Pritchard, Parvinder Ahluwalia, James S Brissenden, John D Zalewski: Offset transfer case. New Venture Gear, Harness Dickey & Pierce, December 29, 1998: US05853342 (21 worldwide citation)

A transfer case for use in a four-wheel drive vehicle. The transfer case has an input shaft supported for rotation about a first rotary axis, a first output shaft supported for rotation about a second rotary axis, a second output shaft supported for rotation about a third rotary axis, and a torque t ...


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David Sperduti, Randolph C Williams, James S Brissenden, Randy W Adler: Part-time transfer case with traction control. New Venture Gear, Harness Dickey & Pierce, January 4, 1994: US05275253 (20 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a motor vehicle traction control system for providing on-demand four-wheel drive under certain tractive and operational conditions. The present invention is operable for disabling the on-demand four-wheel drive feature upon the vehicle operator subsequently shifting in ...


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David Sperduti, Randolph C Williams, James S Brissenden, Randy W Adler: Part-time transfer case with traction control. New Venture Gear, Harness Dickey & Pierce, January 4, 1994: US05275252 (18 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a motor vehicle traction control system for providing on-demand four-wheel drive under certain tractive and operational conditions. The traction control system permits the vehicle operator to choose between operation in the conventional two-wheel drive and four-wheel d ...


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John D Zalewski, James S Brissenden: Part-time double offset transfer case. New Venture Gear, Harness Dickey & Pierce, February 4, 1997: US05599249 (18 worldwide citation)

A power transfer system for a four-wheel drive vehicle is disclosed having a part-time transfer case with its input angled relative to its outputs by means of a constant velocity (CV) universal joint. More specifically, the transfer case input includes a first rotary member adapted to be rotatably d ...


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James S Brissenden, Timothy M Burns, Sankar K Mohan, Eric A Bansbach, Dumitru Puiu, Malcolm E Kirkwood: Hydraulic control system for multiple clutches in a motor vehicle. Magna Powertrain USA, Harness Dickey & Pierce, November 13, 2007: US07294086 (17 worldwide citation)

A torque transfer mechanism for controlling the magnitude of a clutch engagement force exerted on a clutch pack that is operably disposed between a first rotary member and a second rotary member includes a hydraulic clutch actuation system. The hydraulic clutch actuation system includes a primary fl ...


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James S Brissenden, Richard A Bakowski: Transfer case for part time front wheel drive in a four wheel drive motor vehicle. New Venture Gear, Harness Dickey & Pierce, January 10, 1995: US05380255 (17 worldwide citation)

The present invention provided a power transfer system for a four-wheel drive vehicle. The transfer system includes a part-time transfer case having an input member rotatably driven by the vehicle's engine, first and second output members operable to rotatively drive respective front and rear axle a ...


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Eric A Bansbach, Sankar K Mohan, James S Brissenden: Hydraulic shift transfer case with band brake and bi-directional clutch. New Venture Gear, Harness Dickey & Pierce, September 2, 2003: US06612957 (17 worldwide citation)

A two-speed full-time transfer case includes an input shaft, first and second output shafts, a planetary gearset, an interaxle differential, and first and second clutch mechanisms. The planetary gearset includes a sun gear integral with the input shaft, an annulus gear, and pinion gears rotatably mo ...