Global Patent Index - EP 0857865 A3

EP 0857865 A3 2000-04-26 - Apparatus for controlling the ignition and injection of an automotive internal combustion engine

Title (en)

Apparatus for controlling the ignition and injection of an automotive internal combustion engine

Title (de)

Zünd- und Einspritzsteuervorrichtung für die Brennkraftmaschine eines Kraftfahrzeuges

Title (fr)

Dispositif de commande de l'allumage et de l'injection pour un moteur automobile à combustion interne

Publication

EP 0857865 A3 (DE)

Application

EP 98102293 A

Priority

DE 19705374 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0857865A2] The device has an ignition unit (3) and an injection control unit (2), which are connected to the central engine control. The device has a mains device (1) at which the on-board mains voltage of the vehicle is provided. The mains device provide respective supply voltages for the ignition unit (3) and the injection control unit (2). Preferably the ignition unit (3), the injection control unit (2) and the mains device (1) are in the form of a module. The device is preferably formed so that it can be directly attached to the ignition plugs (7) and the injection valve (8). The device may have a central plug (4) for connecting the mains device (1) to the on board network (5) and for connecting the ignition unit (3) and the injection control unit (2) to the central engine control (6).

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

F02D 37/02; F02D 41/26

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F02D 37/02 (2006.01); F02D 41/00 (2006.01); F02P 15/00 (2006.01); F02D 41/26 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F02D 41/00 (2013.01); F02D 37/02 (2013.01); F02P 15/006 (2013.01); F02D 41/266 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

  • [X] US 4777925 A 19881018 - LASOTA LAWRENCE [US]
  • [X] PATENT ABSTRACTS OF JAPAN vol. 1996, no. 06 28 June 1996 (1996-06-28)
  • [X] PATENT ABSTRACTS OF JAPAN vol. 1995, no. 09 31 October 1995 (1995-10-31)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 0857865 A2 19980812; EP 0857865 A3 20000426; EP 0857865 B1 20030723; AT 245765 T 20030815; DE 19705374 A1 19980827; DE 19705374 C2 19990311; ES 2201346 T3 20040316

INPADOC legal status


2008-09-30 [PG25 FR] LAPSED IN A CONTRACTING STATE ANNOUNCED VIA POSTGRANT INFORM. FROM NAT. OFFICE TO EPO

- Ref Country Code: FR

- Free text: LAPSE BECAUSE OF NON-PAYMENT OF DUE FEES

- Effective date: 20040229

2008-04-25 [REG FR ST] NOTIFICATION OF LAPSE

- Effective date: 20080229

2008-01-31 [PG25 DE] LAPSED IN A CONTRACTING STATE ANNOUNCED VIA POSTGRANT INFORM. FROM NAT. OFFICE TO EPO

- Ref Country Code: DE

- Free text: LAPSE BECAUSE OF NON-PAYMENT OF DUE FEES

- Effective date: 20070901

2006-02-28 [PGFP DE] POSTGRANT: ANNUAL FEES PAID TO NATIONAL OFFICE

- Ref Country Code: DE

- Payment date: 20060228

- Year of fee payment: 9

2005-05-16 [REG ES FD2A] ANNOUNCEMENT OF LAPSE IN SPAIN

- Effective date: 20040211

2005-02-10 [PG25 IT] LAPSED IN A CONTRACTING STATE ANNOUNCED VIA POSTGRANT INFORM. FROM NAT. OFFICE TO EPO

- Ref Country Code: IT

- Free text: LAPSE BECAUSE OF NON-PAYMENT OF DUE FEES

- Effective date: 20050210

2004-09-29 [GBPC] GB: EUROPEAN PATENT CEASED THROUGH NON-PAYMENT OF RENEWAL FEE

- Effective date: 20040210

2004-09-28 [EUG] SE: EUROPEAN PATENT HAS LAPSED

2004-07-14 [26N] NO OPPOSITION FILED

- Effective date: 20040426

2004-05-21 [ET] FR: TRANSLATION FILED

2004-03-16 [REG ES FG2A] DEFINITIVE PROTECTION

- Document: ES 2201346 T3

2004-02-11 [PG25 ES] LAPSED IN A CONTRACTING STATE ANNOUNCED VIA POSTGRANT INFORM. FROM NAT. OFFICE TO EPO

- Ref Country Code: ES

- Free text: LAPSE BECAUSE OF NON-PAYMENT OF DUE FEES

- Effective date: 20040211

2004-02-11 [PG25 SE] LAPSED IN A CONTRACTING STATE ANNOUNCED VIA POSTGRANT INFORM. FROM NAT. OFFICE TO EPO

- Ref Country Code: SE

- Free text: LAPSE BECAUSE OF NON-PAYMENT OF DUE FEES

- Effective date: 20040211

2004-02-10 [PG25 AT] LAPSED IN A CONTRACTING STATE ANNOUNCED VIA POSTGRANT INFORM. FROM NAT. OFFICE TO EPO

- Ref Country Code: AT

- Free text: LAPSE BECAUSE OF NON-PAYMENT OF DUE FEES

- Effective date: 20040210

2004-02-10 [PG25 GB] LAPSED IN A CONTRACTING STATE ANNOUNCED VIA POSTGRANT INFORM. FROM NAT. OFFICE TO EPO

- Ref Country Code: GB

- Free text: LAPSE BECAUSE OF NON-PAYMENT OF DUE FEES

- Effective date: 20040210

2003-12-03 [GBT] GB: TRANSLATION OF EP PATENT FILED (GB SECTION 77(6)(A)/1977)

- Effective date: 20031111

2003-11-11 [REG SE TRGR] TRANSLATION OF GRANTED EP PATENT

2003-08-28 [REF] CORRESPONDS TO:

- Document: DE 59809037 P 20030828

2003-07-23 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Designated State(s): AT DE ES FR GB IT SE

2003-07-23 [REG GB FG4D] EUROPEAN PATENT GRANTED

- Free text: NOT ENGLISH

2002-06-26 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20020513

2001-01-03 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

- Free text: AT DE ES FR GB IT SE

2000-08-09 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000606

2000-04-26 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A3

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2000-04-26 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI

1998-08-12 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

- Designated State(s): AT DE ES FR GB IT SE

1998-08-12 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI