|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 4 인용 특허 : 9|
A device for mounting a plastic fuel tank on the body of a motor vehicle with a carrier which is shaped to fit at least partially to the outer contour of the tank and at least one coupling disposed between the carrier and the tank. The coupling is releasably connected with a snap fit to the carrier and preferably is made of a thermoplastic material that is heat welded to the plastic tank.
1. A fuel tank assembly for a motor vehicle, the assembly comprising: a motor vehicle fuel tank with an exterior wall of a plastic material, the exterior wall having a bottom portion, a carrier for the fuel tank which conforms to at least part of the outer contour of the bottom portion of the tank, extends across the bottom portion of the tank, has an opening for receiving a finger of a coupling and is configured to be attached to an overlying body of the motor vehicle, and a coupling at least in part made of a thermoplastic material heat welded to the b...