|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 5 인용 특허 : 37|
A cover for use in an opening of a vehicle instrument panel. The cover may include a top surface, an underside and one or more clips for securing the cover in an opening of the vehicle instrument panel. The cover may also include one or more lock-out ribs extending from the underside of the cover. The lock-out ribs prevent the cover from being improperly installed in an instrument panel opening where an accessory is present.
What is claimed is: 1. A cover for an instrument panel of a vehicle comprising: a top surface, an underside and at least one lock-out rib, wherein the at least one lock-out rib extends from and the underside of the cover; and wherein, when the cover is positioned in an opening of a vehicle instrument panel and the opening contains an accessory, the at least one lock-out rib contacts the accessory and prevents the cover from being seated in the opening thereby preventing the cover from being improperly installed in the opening. 2. The cover of claim 1...