Patent Number: 7,100,330

Title: Door module support

Abstract: A door module support, for fixing to a door body, between the damp space and the dry space of a motor vehicle, having a support plate for the location of functional elements of a vehicle door, for example, a window winder, a doorlock, door handle and/or a door internal cladding, first fixing points on for the support plate which serve for the fixing of the support plate to the door body. In the mounted state thereof, one surface of the support plate is facing the damp space and the other surface is facing the dry space with a sealing contour around the edge thereof, along which the support plate lies against the door body in a sealed manner when in the mounted state. The support plate further includes second fixing points, for the fixing of at least one functional element to the support plate. At least a part of the second fixing points is provided in fixing regions which are formed on the section of the support plate which lies outside the part surrounding the sealing contour and which extend into the dry space.

Inventors: Reul; Dennis (Schottenstein, DE), Florentin; Thierry (Coburg, DE), Stelandre; Bertrand (Capelle-en-Pevele, FR), Leconte; Herve (La Defense, FR)

Assignee: Brose Fahrzeugtelle GmbH & Co. KG, Coburg

International Classification: B60J 5/04 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/05/02018