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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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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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Yoshimichi Kawamoto, Yoshimi Furukawa, Tetsuro Hamada, Mitsuya Serizawa: Front and rear wheel steering device for a vehicle. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Lyon & Lyon, November 3, 1987: US04703822 (16 worldwide citation)

A front and rear wheel steering device which varies the steering angle ratio of rear wheels relative to the steering angle of front wheels in relation with vehicle speed is utilized to improve the drive response of a vehicle, as well as to improve the maneuverability of the vehicle. By varying the s ...


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Yoshimichi Kawamoto, Yoshimi Furukawa, Tetsuro Hamada, Mitsuya Serizawa: Front and rear wheel steering device. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Lyon & Lyon, November 10, 1987: US04705135 (16 worldwide citation)

The front and rear wheel steering device of the present invention not only has a means for allowing the manual selection of a mathematical function which determines the steering angle ratio of the rear wheels relative to the front wheels from a plurality of mathematical functions but also has a mean ...


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Hiromi Inagaki, Wataru Saito, Kazuya Sakurai, Yoshimichi Kawamoto, Shinji Suto: Braking force control system of vehicle. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Armstrong Westerman Hattori McLeland and Naughton, December 12, 1995: US05474369 (15 worldwide citation)

A braking force control system of a vehicle, capable of independently controlling at least braking forces of front wheel brakes, a braking force of a left rear wheel brake and a braking force of a right rear wheel brake. The braking force control system includes front wheel-side controls for control ...


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Yoshimichi Kawamoto, Hiromi Inagaki, Kazuya Sakurai, Shinji Suto: Brake System for vehicle. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Armstrong Westerman Hattori McLeland & Naughton, March 25, 1997: US05613740 (15 worldwide citation)

A brake system for a vehicle includes a master cylinder for outputting a liquid pressure corresponding to a braking operation quantity, an electric actuator capable of outputting the liquid pressure corresponding to the braking operation quantity, and a switch-over valve capable of switching the con ...


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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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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 ...