Patent Number: 8,585,340

Title: Fastening device of a cover on a stationary component situated in the front area of a motor vehicle

Abstract: A fastening device is provided to cover below a front hood of a motor vehicle has an elastic fixing element for mounting a widened area implemented as a radial expansion of a shaft. When the cover is pressed down, the fixing element detaches from the widened area and arrives over the shaft. In this way, the fastening device is made yielding.

Inventors: Schmitz; Uwe (Nauheim, DE), Schaefer; Joachim (Darmstadt, DE)

Assignee: GM Global Technology Operations LLC

International Classification: F16B 21/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/19/12018