US Patent No. 10,172,185

SELECTIVE HEATING OF VEHICLE SIDE WINDOW


Patent No. 10,172,185
Issue Date January 01, 2019
Title Selective Heating Of Vehicle Side Window
Inventorship Aed M. Dudar, Canton, MI (US)
Mahmoud Yousef Ghannam, Canton, MI (US)
Assignee Ford Global Technologies, LLC, Dearborn, MI (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,172,185

1. A method, comprising:generating more heat with a heating element to heat a side window of a vehicle when the side window is in a first position than when the side window is in a second position where the side window is more open than the first position; and
waking a control module that commands the generating during a key off cycle and waking the control module again during the same key off cycle.