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Number: 362/36
Name: Illumination > Vehicles steering switches light sources
Description: Subject matter which includes a steering mechanism or an element of a steering mechanism of a vehicle and wherein the motion of the steering mechanism or the element controls the direction taken by the vehicle; a multiple position switch or plural electric switches, a switch operator to make or break the multiple switch positions or to operate selectively the plural electric switches; a plurality of electric light sources, generally one source being directed forward and at least one light source directed to each side of a vehicle, and in which the motion of the steering mechanism or the steering mechanism element controls the switch operator to control circuits to at least some of the plurality of electric lights.

Patents under this class:

Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
7860627 Automatic optical axis direction adjusting apparatus for vehicles Dec. 28, 2010
7104664 Apparatus for automatically adjusting direction of light axis of vehicle headlight Sep. 12, 2006
6955439 Dual filament static bending lamp Oct. 18, 2005
6688760 Lamp body control system Feb. 10, 2004
6671640 Automatic optical-axis adjusting device for automatically adjusting directions of optical axes of front lights with respect to steering angle of steering wheel Dec. 30, 2003
6628352 Liquid crystal display apparatus and electronic device incorporating the same wherein the optical guide having particular periodic structure Sep. 30, 2003
6293686 Lighting device for vehicles Sep. 25, 2001
6034600 Turn signal system and method with steering wheel mounted control of conventional and lane shift indications Mar. 7, 2000
5790050 Method and apparatus for a signal translator Aug. 4, 1998
5680496 Fiber optic cable assembly for perimeter lighting Oct. 21, 1997
5526242 Vehicle cornering lamp system Jun. 11, 1996
5428512 Sidelighting arrangement and method Jun. 27, 1995
5404278 Vehicular cornering lamp system Apr. 4, 1995

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