Patent Number: 8,506,013

Title: Vehicle seat

Abstract: In a vehicle seat that includes a seat cushion, a seatback that is rotatably attached to the seat cushion, and a spring that urges the seatback to a raised upright position from a reclined position in which the seatback is tilted back behind the seat cushion, the spring is spiral shaped, with a center-side end portion that is arranged near the rotational center of the seatback hooked on a seatback-connected member and an outside end portion that is positioned on the outer peripheral side of the spring hooked on a seat cushion-connected member. A shield member that covers the spring is attached to the seat cushion.

Inventors: Esaki; Makoto (Toyota, JP), Konagai; Akira (Toyota, JP)

Assignee: Toyota Boshoku Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: B60N 2/22 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2021-08-13 0:00:00