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Richard E Guhl, Alfred W Sieving: Vehicle dash assembly. Caterpillar Tractor Co, E C Goodale, March 30, 1976: US03946826 (12 worldwide citation)

A vehicle dash assembly is provided with pivoting mount means which allows for greater accessibility to the dash mounted instrument and associated control members. A latching mechanism permits the dash assembly to be supported in the open position for servicing operations.


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Steven H Shannir: Selectively limiting a non-vehicle user input source of a handheld mobile device. Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Christopher G Darrow, Darrow Mustafa PC, April 3, 2018: US09936065

A method and device for selectively limiting a non-vehicle user input source of a non-OEM handheld mobile device are disclosed. Upon sensing a docking of the non-OEM handheld mobile device with a vehicle network, and determines a vehicle state level based on vehicle sensor data. When the vehicle sta ...


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Sergei I Gage, Arata Sato: Device and method for adjusting vehicle fuel efficiency based on an altered vehicle surface area. Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Christopher G Darrow, Darrow Mustafa PC, February 6, 2018: US09884627

A device and method for adjusting vehicle fuel efficiency to responsive to an altered vehicle surface area are disclosed. An operation of the method receives vehicle surface data, which indicates a transition from a first vehicle drag coefficient value relating to a vehicle surface area to a second ...


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Sergei I Gage, Arata Sato: Vehicle control unit and method to improve vehicle fuel efficiency based on an acceleration parameter. Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Christopher G Darrow, Darrow Mustafa PC, January 23, 2018: US09873438

Provided is a method and device for providing feedback for constant acceleration in a vehicle, which includes sampling velocity data at sample rate during an increase in a velocity rate over time to produce a plurality of sampled velocity data. An acceleration parameter is generated based on a diffe ...


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Vehicle dash assembly. Caterpillar Tractor Co, December 7, 1977: GB1494289-A

1494289 Instrument panels CATERPILLAR TRACTOR CO 23 Oct 1975 [29 Jan 1975] 43641/75 Heading B7H A vehicle has a dashboard assembly 10 comprising an instrument panel 12 pivotally mounted by hinge means 18 along its upper edge on to the structure of the vehicle cab, with support means including a memb ...


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DEVICE AND METHOD FOR ADJUSTING VEHICLE FUEL EFFICIENCY BASED ON AN ALTERED VEHICLE SURFACE AREA. February 1, 2018: US20180029597-A1

A device and method for adjusting vehicle fuel efficiency to responsive to an altered vehicle surface area are disclosed. An operation of the method receives vehicle surface data, which indicates a transition from a first vehicle drag coefficient value relating to a vehicle surface area to a second ...


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VEHICLE CONTROL UNIT AND METHOD TO IMPROVE VEHICLE FUEL EFFICIENCY BASED ON AN ACCELERATION PARAMETER. February 1, 2018: US20180029611-A1

Provided is a method and device for providing feedback for constant acceleration in a vehicle, which includes sampling velocity data at sample rate during an increase in a velocity rate over time to produce a plurality of sampled velocity data. An acceleration parameter is generated based on a diffe ...


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VEHICLE HUMAN-MACHINE INTERFACE (HMI) DEVICE OPERATION OF A HANDHELD MOBILE DEVICE. February 8, 2018: US20180041584-A1

A method and device for providing original equipment manufacturer (OEM) human-machine interface (HMI) device operation of a non-OEM handheld mobile device is provided. The method and/or device operate to process an access request received via a vehicle network, and transmits, in response to the acce ...


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SELECTIVELY LIMITING A NON-VEHICLE USER INPUT SOURCE OF A HANDHELD MOBILE DEVICE. February 8, 2018: US20180041628-A1

A method and device for selectively limiting a non-vehicle user input source of a non-OEM handheld mobile device are disclosed. Upon sensing a docking of the non-OEM handheld mobile device with a vehicle network, and determines a vehicle state level based on vehicle sensor data. When the vehicle sta ...