|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||060/286; 060/278; 060/280; 060/287; 060/303; 060/039.6; 123/550; 123/551|
|우선권정보||JP-0241444 (2001-08-08); JP-0211424 (2001-07-11)|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 12 인용 특허 : 14|
Disclosed is an internal combustion engine which is to be mounted on automobiles or the like and in which an improvement has been achieved in terms of startability and combustion stability during warm-up operation. In an internal combustion engine of the type in which gas discharged from a combustion heater is introduced into an intake passage of the internal combustion engine, a fuel vaporizing glow plug is operated during the period from the starting of the internal combustion engine to the occurrence of complete explosion, whereby unburned vaporized f...
1. An internal combustion engine comprising:a combustion heater including: fuel ignition means for supplying a combustion gas; and fuel vaporizing means for vaporizing a fuel through heating for supplying a vaporized fuel; the internal combustion engine further comprising operation control means to control the combustion heater to selectively supply one of the combustion gas or the vaporized fuel to one of an exhaust passage or an intake passage of the internal combustion engine based on an operating condition of the internal combustion engine. 2. An int...