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Method for operating an internal combustion engine
In an internal combustion engine, a structure-borne noise generated in a combustion chamber is detected by a structure-borne noise sensor. A quantity is...
Impact sensor and method for testing the same
An impact sensor, or a method for testing the impact sensor. The impact sensor has a sensor element and a filter for filtering the signals of the sensor element....
Washing machine with dryer
A cupboard-like washing machine includes a conveyer belt for moving the item to be washed in a cycle during a drying process. The dryer can be embodied as an air...
Electrical contact between thin varnished wires of the secondary winding
of an ignition coil
An electrical connection set-up for manufacturing an ignition coil is provided, which includes, on the side of the low-voltage outlet, a contact spring which is...
Hierarchical system and method for on-demand loading of data in a
A system providing three-dimensional visual navigation for a mobile unit includes a location calculation unit for calculating an instantaneous position of the...
Device and method for processing data that are obtained by sampling an
A device and a method for processing data, in particular measuring data of a knock sensor of an internal combustion engine, are provided, the data being obtained...
Coordination of a vehicle dynamics control system with other vehicles
Described is a device for stabilizing a vehicle in critical driving situations, including a vehicle dynamics control system having a control unit, including a...
Radar sensor and method for operating a radar sensor
In a radar sensor, a continuous microwave signal is passed through an RF switch which is periodically controlled by a pulse signal. The pulse signal is frequency...
Transmitter/receiving device for a motor vehicle component connected to a
A transmitter/receiver device for a motor vehicle component connected to a communications network, and includes at least one transmitter unit for transmitting...
Apparatus for delivering fuel from a tank to an internal combustion engine
The fuel supply apparatus according to the invention is improved in a simple manner in that it is provided with short fuel lines. According to the invention, the...
Fast fill brake system
An adaptation to a vehicle antilock braking system modulator to increase the initial displacement of the master cylinder, provide quicker system response and...
Metallic compression joint and fuel injector having a metallic compression
A fuel injector for fuel injection systems of internal combustion engines is described. The fuel injector includes an electromagnetic actuating element having a...
Hand power tool, in particular drill hammer and/or jackhammer
A hand power tool has a housing, and drive motor accommodated in the housing, a tool receptacle in which a tool is guided, a gear mechanism, a driving gear, and...
Method and device for operating an internal combustion engine
A method and a device for operating an internal combustion engine make it possible to monitor a temperature sensor or a lambda sensor in an exhaust system of the...
A sensor mat, particularly for vehicle seats in connection with restraint systems, which includes at least one positioning strip that may be snapped onto a...
Method of making a two-layer lap winding for a multiphase electrical
The method of making a two-layer lap winding (12) for a multiphase electrical machine includes the steps of winding a first coil unit (20) of a first phase...
A control unit having an oscillator for a processor is described, the control unit storing a temporary absence of oscillation of the oscillator in a first error...
Navigational system and method for configuring a navigational system
In a navigational system for generating route recommendations and for target tracking, a system (500, 800) is proposed, which detects vehicle-, traffic-, and/or...
Method and device for controlling an internal combustion engine
A method and a device are described for controlling an internal combustion engine, particularly for controlling the injected fuel quantity. Starting from...
Method and device for damping pendulum oscillations of a trailer
A method for stabilizing a vehicle combination composed of a towing vehicle and a trailer or semitrailer, in which when a snaking motion of the trailer or...
Device for a data and energy management in a vehicle
A device for a data and energy management in a vehicle having a connecting arrangement via which a superordinate control unit may be connected to at least one...
Vehicle controller and control method
A vehicle controller and a control method, which is designed for a plurality of different vehicle versions, including: means for storing a plurality of control...
Device and method for triggering an inductor
A device and method for triggering an inductor having a trigger circuit and a first and second extinguishing device, the trigger circuit triggering a switch...
Method and device for providing the supply voltage for the loads of a
vehicle on-board electrical system, using...
A method and a device for providing the supply voltage for the loads of a vehicle on-board electrical system, using a plurality of generators. A regulator unit...
Switch for switching off at least one airbag
A switch for switching off at least one airbag having two identical sensors for detecting a switching state of the switch is provided, the two identical sensors...
Method and device for laser drilling in a process gas atmosphere
A method and device for laser drilling in which the geometric form of the drill-hole wall is influenced by reciprocal action between a laser beam and a supplied...
Method for producing a semiconductor component having a movable mass in
particular, and semiconductor component...
A method of producing a semiconductor component, e.g., a multilayer semiconductor component, and a semiconductor component produced by this method, where the...
Fuel cell system with a control unit
Disclosed is a fuel cell system with a control unit (3) for controlling and/or regulating at least one fuel cell unit (1), whereby the fuel cell unit (1)...
Securing element for preventing the release of a plug connection between a
cable harness plug and a coupler plug
A securing element for protecting against an unintentional release of a plug connection between a cable harness plug and a coupler plug. The securing element is...
Unit for delivering fuel to an internal combustion engine
A roller cell pump having a shaped sliding surface composed of elliptical portions results from two different equations. The function of the unit is improved...
Shelf for a refrigerating appliance, in particular a bottle shelf for a
bottle-storing cooler cabinet
A shelf for refrigerating appliances, in particular a bottle shelf for a bottle-storage cabinet, has a frame, formed by transverse and longitudinal struts, and a...
A dosing device for liquid fuels, in particular for input into a chemical reformer in order to recover hydrogen or into a post-combustion device in order to...
Hydraulic fluid reservoir
In order to prevent hydraulic fluid infiltrating out from a hydraulic fluid tank (1) when a vehicle is in operation, the invention provides for the tank to be...
Integrated microvalve and method for manufacturing a microvalve
An integrated microvalve has a substrate, a first function layer applied to the substrate, and a second function layer applied to the first function layer, the...
Porthole door for a front-loading drum washing machine
The porthole door has a hinged frame (4) on the housing of the washing machine, consisting of a supporting ring (6) and a retaining ring (8). The supporting ring...
The shaft axis of a detergent-solution pump in a washing machine is pivoted about a vertical such that, as seen in the forward direction, it forms an acute angle...
A refrigerator includes a housing that encloses at least one interior space, a low temperature generator or refrigerating machine for cooling the interior space,...
Arrangement for the connection of a brake fluid supply reservoir
An arrangement (10) for the connection of a brake fluid supply reservoir (12) to a longitudinal brake master cylinder (14) of a motor vehicle, in which at least...
Input field indicator appliance
Portion of a windshield wiper
Rear shell for a brake booster
Method and device for programming a control unit
In a device and method for programming a control unit, the control unit is connectable to an external programming unit via a communications interface, an...
Method and apparatus for deciding whether to issue an alarm signal in a
A method of operating a security system includes providing a plurality of sensors, and detecting at least one event with the sensors. A decision whether to...
Infrared detecting apparatus
An infrared detecting apparatus includes at least one infrared-sensitive element. Focusing means focuses infrared energy from a first zone onto the at least one...
Food slicer with a safety switch
A food slicer has a housing with a first push-button for actuating an electric switch for operating the cutting blade and a second push-button, i.e., a safety...
Final control element for a control unit
A final control element for a control unit, for a throttle body located in a conduit carrying a gaseous medium in an internal combustion engine, is disclosed...
Accelerator pedal module
The invention relates to an accelerator pedal module for controlling the power of a driving engine having a pedal lever held rotatably about a pivot axis by...