Steering wheel damper system reduces weight and complexity
Toyoda Gosei Co. Ltd.- Safety Systems Engineering Division
2018 - PACE Award Winner
What: Integrated driver airbag damper
Innovation: Toyoda Gosei engineers combined the steering wheel damper - which reduces steering wheel vibrations as the car drives over rough roads - with the airbag module and horn electronics. The simpler system uses fewer parts, lowers cost, and is easier to manufacture.
First Customer: Daihatsu Cast
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