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Title:
ELECTRIC SELECTOR CONTROL SYSTEM AND RELATED METHOD
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2013/060895
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
The present invention relates to an electric selector control system (5) for a vehicle having an electric drive motor and a battery. The electric selector control system (5) has a drive selector for selecting a vehicle drive mode. A control unit (1) is configured to receive a connection signal to indicate that the vehicle is connected to a charging station. Also, the electric selector control system (5) has a shield for inhibiting operation of the drive selector when the control unit (1 ) determines that the vehicle is connected to a charging station. The electric selector control system (5) can be combined with a transmission control module (11). The invention also relates to a method of operating an electric selector control system (5).

Inventors:
NORTHALL, David (Patents Department W/1/073Abbey Road,Whitley, Coventry Warwickshire CV3 4LF, GB)
Application Number:
EP2012/071413
Publication Date:
December 19, 2013
Filing Date:
October 29, 2012
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Assignee:
JAGUAR LAND ROVER LIMITED (Abbey Road, WhitleyCoventry, Warwickshire CV3 4LF, GB)
International Classes:
B60L3/00; B60L11/18; F16H59/08
Domestic Patent References:
WO2011064634A12011-06-03
Foreign References:
DE102008039955A12010-03-04
US20110227714A12011-09-22
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
HOLMES, Matthew (Jaguar Land Rover, Patents Department W/1/073Abbey Road,Whitley, Coventry Warwickshire CV3 4LF, GB)
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