In automobiles, power steering (also power assisted steering (PAS) or steering
assist system) helps drivers steer by augmenting steering effort of the steering ... More »
HISTORY OF POWER STEERING The first power steering system on an
automobile was apparently installed in 1876 by a man with the surname of Fitts.
Sep 5, 2011 ... Francis W Davis invented a hydraulic power-steering system. The weight of early
cars made them difficult to manoeuvre, and the widespread ...
History of Power Steering in Motor Cars / Automobiles. Attention: open in a new
window. | Print |. 6.10 Power Steering. Sometime between 1920 and 1926 ...
May 5, 2010 ... G.W. Fitts received a patent for a power steering gear all the way back in 1876,
while a vacuum-based system was patented in 1904; in 1902, ...
History. The earliest known patent related to power steering was that by Frederick
W. Lanchester in the UK,in February 1902.
Electric Power Steering for automobiles is primarily an energy saving scheme. It
is a ... This chapter starts by tracing the history of developments in the steering.
Jul 1, 2006 ... Newer electric or electronic power steering (EPS) systems eliminate the .....
complicated electronic control vehicles and its reliability history, ...
Power steering refers to a device that reduces the force required by the driver ...
The history of the SHOWA power steering business covers more than 30 years, ...
Many of these cars use a power-steering system. The system contains a
hydraulic booster, which operates when the engine is running and supplies most
of the ...