Global Patent Index - EP 3234421 A1

EP 3234421 A1 2017-10-25 - VALVE DEVICE IN A MOTOR VEHICLE

Title (en)

VALVE DEVICE IN A MOTOR VEHICLE

Title (de)

VENTILVORRICHTUNG IN EINEM KRAFTFAHRZEUG

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF DE SOUPAPE DANS UN VÉHICULE AUTOMOBILE

Publication

EP 3234421 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 15813026 A

Priority

  • DE 102014226732 A
  • EP 2015079823 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO2016096875A1] The subject matter of the invention is a valve device in a motor vehicle comprising: a housing (1); a flow passage (2) arranged in the housing; a flap (8) arranged in the flow passage (2) for closing the flow passage (2), wherein the flap (8) is secured on an axle (3), and the axle (3) is rotatably mounted in the housing (1), and can be driven by an electric motor via a gear unit (5); and a valve seat arranged in the flow passage (2), with which valve seat the flap (8) is in contact in a closing position, wherein the axle (3) penetrates the flap (8) at an angle. The part of the axle (3) located in the flow passage (2) has a smaller diameter than in the area of the bearing (4) on the side of the gear unit.

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F16K 1/22 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F16K 1/224 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AL AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MK MT NL NO PL PT RO RS SE SI SK SM TR

Designated extension state (EPC)

BA ME

EPO simple patent family

WO 2016096875 A1 20160623; CN 107110376 A 20170829; EP 3234421 A1 20171025; KR 20170083141 A 20170717

INPADOC legal status


2017-10-25 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20170719

2017-10-25 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AL AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MK MT NL NO PL PT RO RS SE SI SK SM TR

2017-10-25 [AV] REQUEST FOR VALIDATION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT IN

- Countries: MA MD

2017-10-25 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

- Countries: BA ME