Vehicle user interface system and method

  • US 6,842,677 B2
  • Filed: 02/28/2003
  • Issued: 01/11/2005
  • Est. Priority Date: 02/28/2003
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
Patent Images

1. A user interface system for a vehicle having a steering device, the system comprising:

  • a plurality of pages, wherein each page includes at least one parameter for at least one of a plurality of optional subsystems for the vehicle;

    a display mounted behind the steering device, the display including a fixed area and a selectable area, wherein the fixed area displays vehicle information and the selectable area displays one of the plurality of pages, and wherein the fixed area and the selectable area each comprise a unique and static portion of the display; and

    a computing system in communication with the display device, wherein the computing system operates each of the plurality of optional subsystems based on the at least one parameter.

View all claims

    Thank you for your feedback