Latch Systems

- Decklid, Liftgate, Liftglass

    Overview

Mechanical , power and cinching latching systems for decklid, liftgate and liftglass applications.


    Features and Technology

  • Patented and proven direct drive technology
  • Designed to meet up to 20 kN strength
  • Only two moving components required for the non-reversible drive system
  • Modular common components used across all Direct Drive Latches to reduce latch cost
  • "Family Design" allows for the same basic design to be easily modified to become manual release, power release or cinching variants.
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- Endgate and Other Secondary Latches

    Overview

Mechanical latching systems for pickup truck endgate, tonneau cover, and toolbox applications.


    Features and Technology

  • Direct release off pawl
  • Over-molded catch to reduce noise and chuck
  • Integrated over-slam bumper
  • E-coated for superior corrosion protection
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Seat Back Latches

 

    Overview

Mechanical end row seatback or rear tray mounted seat latching systems for use in sedans, hatchbacks, crossovers and SUVs. Allows for seat to be flipped down to gain access to trunk or rear cargo area.


    Features and Technology

  • Ultra thin profile for multiple applications
  • Integrated latch state indicator
  • Optional integrated anti-chuck wedge system
  • Optional integrated locking cylinder
  • Optional remote trunk unlock
  • Designed to meet 25kN, 35kN or 40kN transverse strength
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Seat Back Mechanism

 

    Overview

Mechanical 2nd row (3rd row optional) lower seat structure mechanism reclines and folds the seatback, as well as tumbles the entire seat forward for quick 3rd row access.


    Features and Technology

  • Connects seat cushion frame to seatback frame
  • Eight locking seatback positions
  • Levers are easily accessible from 2nd and 3rd row
  • Actuates slave latch simultaneously
  • Locks seat back in seat tumble positions
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