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The case for adaptive cruise control

Rick DeMeis
4/7/2008 07:00 PM EDT

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re: The case for adaptive cruise control
I-CAR   5/21/2008 6:45:26 PM
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Thanks for your reply.In one of my I-CAR programs, it states that faulty suspension, OR A LESS THAN PERFECTION ALIGNMENT COULD AFFECT THE ACC. STUDENTS WANT TO KNOW HOW THIS HAPPENS. I NEED AN EXPLANATION TO HELP MY "INTELLIGENCE" IN EXPLAINING THIS.Thanks in advance for your help. Regards I-CAR

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re: The case for adaptive cruise control
tydogey   5/20/2008 5:18:03 AM
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I?m not sure I understand the basis of your question. ACCs typically use a radar or laser to detect the "speed" of the vehicle or object in front of the ACC vehicle. Thus in forward thinking is a representation of the difference in "speed". I am assuming that you are referring to erratic speed referencing in the ACC from excessive vehicle bounce or wondering in the ACC vehicle. I would assume that the ACC module has buffing for such things embedded in the software allowing for this. Gary McNabb

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re: The case for adaptive cruise control
I-CAR   5/19/2008 7:00:29 PM
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I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW HOW ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL IS AFFECTED BY FAULTY SUSPENSION AND ALIGNMENT. PLEASE RESPOND SO THIS INFORMATION CAN BE SHARED WITH HUNDREDS OF I-CAR STUDENTS. THANKS BEST REGARDS I-CAR

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