Patent Number: 8,714,126

Title: Solar panel motor oil heating system, product and method

Abstract: A motor oil heating system for a vehicle comprising one or more solar panels comprised of one or more photovoltaic cells; one or more heaters thermally coupled to the motor oil, wherein the solar panels are electrically coupled to the heaters and power the heaters based on a voltage generated by the solar panel such that the heaters warm the engine oil.

Inventors: Sposato; Richard D. (Pleasant Hill, CA)


International Classification: F02B 63/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018