"Without question, the greatest invention in the history of mankind is beer. Oh, I grant you that the wheel was also a fine invention, but the wheel does not go nearly as well with pizza."
|6467461||Fuel control of direct-injection internal combustion engine of a motor vehicle, in particular in start operation|
A method of operating an internal combustion engine of a motor vehicle supplying fuel by at least one supply pump with cyclically changing supply output into a pressure storage, injecting the fuel from the pressure storage under pressure by at least one i...
|6308685||Method and device for the transient operation of an internal combustion engine, in particular for a motor vehicle|
Method and device for operating an internal combustion engine for a motor vehicle, in which fuel is delivered under pressure by a delivery pump to a pressure chamber. The pressure acting upon the fuel in the pressure chamber is measured, and the fuel is i...
|6279530||Method for triggering the controlling elements of an internal combustion engine|
There are a number of controlling elements of an internal combustion engine which have an influence on the charge of the cylinders. For each controlling element, a triggering instant is determined that is adapted to its individual reaction time, so that a...
|5490381||Need-based method of heating a catalyst in the exhaust system of an internal combustion engine|
A need-based method of heating a catalyst in the exhaust-gas system of an internal combustion engine, in which a converting power of the catalyst is determined and the catalyst is heated as a function of the converting power. Depending on the operating co...
|5184463||Method of reducing the emission of toxic exhaust gas components in an internal combustion engine|
The invention is directed to a method wherein measures are initiated for accelerating the warm-up of the catalyzer even for a warm engine such as after a warm start thereof. In this way and when there is an interruption of operation, the cooling off of th...