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Title:
SYSTEM FOR PREDICTING THE THROTTLE POSITION BASED ON A SPEED SIGNAL OF THE|INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE OF A VEHICLE
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2013/144974
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
A method is disclosed for predicting a throttle position in a vehicle. A crank position sensor generates a signal indicative of engine speed received by an Electronic Control Unit (ECU) which calculates the engine speed based on this signal. The throttle position is estimated based on a filtered average engine speed value and a rate of change of the engine speed. The predicted throttle position is used with the engine speed for calculating the ignition timing. This method can eliminate the need of a throttle position sensor in a vehicle.

Inventors:
JABEZ DHINAGAR SAMRAJ (IN)
BHUSHAN DAS HIMADRI (IN)
Application Number:
IN2013/000114
Publication Date:
December 05, 2013
Filing Date:
February 27, 2013
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Assignee:
TVS MOTOR CO LTD (IN)
JABEZ DHINAGAR SAMRAJ (IN)
BHUSHAN DAS HIMADRI (IN)
International Classes:
F02P5/15; F02D11/10
Foreign References:
US20020043245A12002-04-18
EP1471251A12004-10-27
US20100326402A12010-12-30
JP2003214990A2003-07-30
US20030184282A12003-10-02
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
VAIDYANATHAN, Anuradha et al. (3rd Block 3rd Stag, Basaveshwaranagar 9 Bangalore, IN)
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