Patent Number: 6,250,783

Title: Exterior rear view mirror integral warning light

Abstract: An exterior rear view mirror assembly is disclosed which incorporates a warning light actuatable in conjunction with the vehicle turn signals to alert adjacent motor vehicles of an anticipated turn. The warning light is integrated into a first decorative cover member and may be connected to the vehicle turn signal circuit by way of connectable electrical leads or by an integrally formed plug and outlet arrangement. A second decorative cover member may be substituted for the first decorative cover member when it is not desired to incorporate the warning light.

Inventors: Stidham; Mark (Washington, MI), Gathergood; Dale (North Street, MI), Furlotte; Charles (Shelby Township, MI)

Assignee: Britax Vision Systems (North America) Inc.

International Classification: B60Q 1/26 (20060101); B60R 1/12 (20060101); B60R 001/12 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018