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Chris Christenson
Rick L Tabor, Patricio Jimenez Jr, Wayne R Wilkomm, Ralph D Priester Jr, Marty C Cornell, Chris P Christenson, Kimberly F Bennett, Peder E Danielsen, Jeffery D Zawisza: Method of manufacturing a filament formed reinforcement member and a run flat tire support therewith. The Dow Chemical Company, Locke Liddell & Sapp, January 24, 2006: US06989065 (2 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a unitary run flat tire (RFT) reinforcement using filament material that is formed into a relatively rigid shape. The reinforcement is insertable into a mold for an RFT support and can maintain the needed structural rigidity for such insertion. Further, the invention p ...


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Kenneth Schofield, Niall R Lynam: Tire inflation assistance monitoring system. Donnelly Corporation, VanDyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, September 25, 2001: US06294989 (334 worldwide citation)

A vehicular tire inflation monitoring system is provided for a vehicle that includes at least one tire inflation indicator assembly, visible exterior of the vehicle, positioned at an exterior vehicle portion, such as at an exterior rearview mirror assembly. The at least one tire inflation indicator ...


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Kenneth Schofield, Niall R Lynam: Tire inflation assistance monitoring system. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, September 3, 2002: US06445287 (268 worldwide citation)

A vehicular tire inflation monitoring system is provided for a vehicle that includes at least one tire inflation indicator assembly, visible or audible exterior of the vehicle or experienced by tactile feedback, preferably positioned at a vehicle portion outside the interior cabin of the vehicle, su ...


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Michael Handfield, Helene Laliberte: Method and system for monitoring a parameter of a vehicle tire. Brooks & Kushman P C, April 21, 1998: US05741966 (199 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a method and system for monitoring a parameter of a vehicle tire. In one embodiment, a detector unit disposed within the tire communicates with a central receiver unit over an electromagnetic path comprising one or more conductive components of the vehicle. Other emb ...


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Kenneth Schofield, Niall R Lynam: Tire inflation assistance monitoring system. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, October 29, 2002: US06472979 (180 worldwide citation)

A vehicular tire inflation monitoring system is provided for a vehicle that includes at least one tire inflation indicator assembly, visible exterior of the vehicle, positioned at an exterior vehicle portion, such as at an exterior rearview mirror assembly. The at least one tire inflation indicator ...


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Russell W Koch, John L Turner, Guy J Walenga, Hiroyoshi Takigawa, Keizo Okamoto: Method of monitoring conditions of vehicle tires and tires containing a monitoring device therein. Bridgestone Firestone, Carmen S Santa Maria, November 12, 1996: US05573611 (172 worldwide citation)

A method for monitoring various physical conditions of pneumatic tires, and to a tire including a monitoring device. More particularly, the invention relates to a method of monitoring tires which uses an active, self-powered programmable electronic device which is installed in or on the interior sur ...


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Jerry H Robinson III: Remote tire pressure monitoring system employing coded tire identification and radio frequency transmission, and enabling recalibration upon tire rotation or replacement. Schrader Automotive, Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak & Seas, February 4, 1997: US05600301 (166 worldwide citation)

A system for indicating low tire pressure in vehicles, in which each vehicle wheel has a transmitter (100) with a unique code. A central receiver (200) in the vehicle is taught, at manufacture, to recognize the codes for the respective transmitters (100) for the vehicle, and also a common transmitte ...


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John J Williams: Tire pressure monitor. April 28, 1992: US05109213 (155 worldwide citation)

A tire pressure range monitoring apparatus or system for sensing high and low tire air pressures outside assigned limits and communicating information regarding tire pressure to an operator of a vehicle. The tire pressure monitor is comprised of a battery powered wheel attachable unit having high an ...


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Markus Mock, Ernst Vollm: Device for monitoring the air-pressure in pneumatic tires fitted on vehicle wheels. George W Rauchfuss Jr, Parmelee Bollinger & Bramblett, February 11, 1997: US05602524 (139 worldwide citation)

A device for monitoring the air pressure in pneumatic tires comprises a transmitting device fitted to each wheel of a vehicle and rotating with it, and a receiver which is built into the vehicle or accommodated in a separate housing. The transmitting device mounted in the wheel comprises a pressure ...


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Victor Mendez, Kevin J Hawes: Method and apparatus for tire pressure monitoring and for shared keyless entry control. Delco Electronics Corporation, Mark A Navarre, October 31, 1995: US05463374 (139 worldwide citation)

Vehicle tires each contain a sender including a microprocessor, a radio transmitter, a pressure detector and a magnetic switch for sending a radio signals indicating sender ID, pressure data and change of switch state. An on-board receiver unit having a microprocessor evaluates the transmitted data ...



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