Patent Number: 8,814,708

Title: Torque limiter and power transmission device

Abstract: A torque limiter mounted on a hybrid vehicle includes an output plate, an input plate including a first region facing a first main surface of the output plate and a second region facing a second main surface of the output plate, a friction member provided on the first main surface of the output plate and disposed between the first main surface and the first region, and a biasing member being in contact with the second main surface of the input plate, for biasing the output plate toward the first region.

Inventors: Odaka; Kenji (Toyota, JP)

Assignee: Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: F16D 7/02 (20060101); F16F 15/134 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/26/12018