Patent Number: 6,254,121

Title: Chambered driver side air bag and module attachment method

Abstract: A multi-chambered driver side air bag (22) including: a toroidal first chamber (22) facing an occupant to be protected; a second chamber (24) located at least partially within the first chamber; an inflator (28) for first inflating one of the first and second chambers or for inflating both first and second chambers relatively simultaneously.

Inventors: Fowler; Gerald M. (Commerce Township, Oakland County, MI), Musiol; John A. (Waterford, MI), Weber; Paul R. (Binningham, MI), Popovski; Tony B. (Macomb, MI), Seitzman; Markell (Orchard Lake, MI)

Assignee: Breed Automotive Technology, Inc.

International Classification: B60R 21/16 (20060101); B60R 21/20 (20060101); B60R 021/24 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018