US 9,809,202 B2
Motor vehicle windscreen wiper windscreen washer liquid distribution system
Gérald Caillot, Cernay La Ville (FR); Jean-Michel Jarasson, Le Mesnil-St-Denis (FR); and Vincent Izabel, Chilly Mazarin (FR)
Assigned to Valeo Systèmes d'Essuyage, Le Mesnil Saint Denis (FR)
Filed by Valeo Systèmes d'Essuyage, Le Mesnil Saint Denis (FR)
Filed on Mar. 14, 2014, as Appl. No. 14/212,463.
Claims priority of application No. 13 52250 (FR), filed on Mar. 14, 2013.
Prior Publication US 2014/0259503 A1, Sep. 18, 2014
Int. Cl. B60S 1/48 (2006.01); F16L 53/00 (2006.01); B60S 1/52 (2006.01); B60S 1/50 (2006.01); B60S 1/38 (2006.01)
CPC B60S 1/487 (2013.01) [B60S 1/488 (2013.01); B60S 1/50 (2013.01); B60S 1/52 (2013.01); B60S 1/524 (2013.01); F16L 53/008 (2013.01); B60S 1/3862 (2013.01); B60S 1/482 (2013.01)] 18 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A motor vehicle windscreen wiper windscreen washer liquid distribution system, comprising:
a windscreen washer liquid distribution network having:
at least one hydraulic pipe including at least one windscreen washer liquid circulation passage;
at least one hydraulic connector connected to the circulation passage; and
at least one thermally conductive member in thermal contact with the at least one hydraulic connector and with a heating element of the distribution system,
wherein said thermally conductive member is removable and includes a securing means that secures the thermally conductive member to the windscreen washer liquid distribution network,
wherein the securing means includes at least one pair of elastic lugs forming a clamp cooperating with at least one hydraulic connector, and
wherein at one end of each of the elastic lugs a cap is formed, and wherein the caps are substantially parallel to each other and cooperate through elastic nesting with two opposite faces of the hydraulic connector.