Patent Number: 6,254,150

Title: Locking arrangement for a movable vehicle body part

Abstract: Locking arrangement for a movable vehicle body part. For adjusting an engine hood relative to the stationary vehicle body parts, it is known from prior art to fasten a lock top part by means of washers to the engine hood in such a manner that, when the engine hood is closed and therefore in the case of a connection of the lock top part with the lock bottom part, a precise fit of the engine hood is achieved. According to the invention, the catch bow is held on the assigned vehicle body part by means of a continuous linear adjusting device.

Inventors: Hornemann; Evelin (Gechingen, DE), Ebner; Martin (Grafenau, DE), Kolb; Peter (Bad Liebenzell, DE)

Assignee: DaimlerChrysler AG

International Classification: B62D 25/12 (20060101); B62D 25/10 (20060101); E05B 65/12 (20060101); E05B 65/19 (20060101); E05B 15/02 (20060101); E05B 15/00 (20060101); E05C 003/32 (); B62D 025/12 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018