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Masaru Abe, Takashi Kohata, Yoshimichi Kawamoto: Rear wheel steering device for vehicle with four steerable wheels. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaishi, Lahive & Cockfield, January 28, 1992: US05083626 (31 worldwide citation)

A rear wheel steering device in a four-wheel-steerable vehicle includes a rod member having opposite ends coupled to tie rods for turning rear wheels, an electric motor, and a screw mechanism for converting rotation of the electric motor to axial motion of the rod member. The stator and rotor of the ...


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Takashi Kohata, Toshihiko Aoyama, Yuichi Okada, Nobuyoshi Asanuma: Power steering system. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Nikaido Marmelstein Murray & Oram, April 30, 1996: US05511630 (20 worldwide citation)

A power steering system is disclosed which automatically corrects unexpected variations in the path of a vehicle without requiring a driver to make corrections. A rotary valve in the power steering system includes an inner sleeve connected to a steering wheel, an outer sleeve connected to a pinion s ...


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Masami Ogura, Kazuhiro Seki, Masaru Abe, Mitsuya Serizawa, Yoshimichi Kawamoto, Toru Yasuda, Takashi Kohata: Mount for steering gear box. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Irving M Weiner, Joseph P Carrier, Pamela S Burt, May 9, 1989: US04828063 (16 worldwide citation)

A steering gear box mount includes a resilient member interposed between a motor vehicle body and a steering gear box for allowing movement of the steering gear box. The mount also has a structure for limiting allowed movement of the steering gear box. The structure includes a mechanism for selectiv ...


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Osamu Tsurumiya, Masaru Abe, Yoshimichi Kawamoto, Takashi Kohata, Ikuo Nonaga, Masataka Izawa: Method of and apparatus for controlling steering operation of a motor vehicle with steerable front and rear wheels. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Irving M Weiner, Joseph P Carrier, Pamela S Burt, July 3, 1990: US04939653 (14 worldwide citation)

The steering operation of a motor vehicle with steerable front and rear road wheels is controlled by steering the rear road wheels with an actuator such as an electric motor which produces a steering force dependent on a deviation of the actual rear wheel steering angle from a target rear wheel stee ...


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Masaru Abe, Yoshimichi Kawamoto, Takashi Kohata: Method of and apparatus for controlling camber of rear wheels of four-wheel-steerable vehicle. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Irving M Weiner, Joseph P Carrier, Pamela S Burt, January 23, 1990: US04895383 (13 worldwide citation)

A method of and an apparatus for controlling rear road wheel camber of a four-wheel-steerable vehicle having front and rear road wheels steerable in the same or opposite directions. The camber with respect to ground of at least the rear road wheel on the outer side of a cornering curve followed by t ...


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Masaru Abe, Takashi Kohata, Toshio Yahagi, Yoshihiro Iwagawa: Four-wheel steering motor vehicle. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Irving M Weiner, Joseph P Carrier, Pamela S Burt, November 20, 1990: US04971174 (13 worldwide citation)

A four-wheel steering motor vehicle adapted to prevent a steering ratio of the rear wheels to the front wheels from varying at the time of sudden braking when the pressure of a brake liquid is reduced by an antilock brake unit. This vehicle includes a front wheel steering unit for steering the front ...


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Toru Yasuda, Yoshimichi Kawamoto, Masaru Abe, Takashi Kohata: Steering angle detector. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Irving M Weiner, Joseph P Carrier, Pamela S Burt, August 1, 1989: US04853672 (11 worldwide citation)

A steering angle detector comprises a differential transformer. The steering angle detector includes a rod member extending substantially transversely of the vehicle body and axially movable in response to steering action of the vehicle body, a metallic core mounted on the rod member, and primary an ...


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Masami Ogura, Kazuhiro Seki, Masaru Abe, Mitsuya Serizawa, Yoshimichi Kawamoto, Toru Yasuda, Takashi Kohata: Mount for a steering gear box. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Irving M Weiner, Joseph P Carrier, Pamela S Burt, April 25, 1989: US04823898 (11 worldwide citation)

A steering gear box mount includes a resilient member interposed between a motor vehicle body and a steering gear box for allowing movement of the steering gear box. The mount also has a structure for limiting allowed movement of the steering gear box. The structure includes a mechanism for selectiv ...


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Masaru Abe, Takashi Kohata: Rear wheel steering method for a four wheel steering vehicle. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Armstrong Nikaido Marmelstein Kubovcik & Murray, September 17, 1991: US05048629 (10 worldwide citation)

In a four-wheel steering system for steering front and rear wheels of a vehicle in opposite directions in a low vehicle speed range, a rear wheel steering method steers the rear wheels more greatly in a predetermined low vehicle speed range in which a vehicle is usually steered by large angles than ...


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Takashi Kohata, Masaru Abe, Ikuo Nonaga: Electric power steering system. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Irving M Weiner, Joseph P Carrier, Pamela S Burt, August 4, 1992: US05135067 (9 worldwide citation)

An electric power steering system which additionally includes a radial arm extending from a steering rod, an axial shaft extending in parallel with the axial center line of the steering rod, an axial bore formed in the casing of the system for guiding axial movement of the axial shaft substantially ...