US 11,657,439 B2
System and method for providing vehicle part change service
Dong Eun Cha, Hwaseong-si (KR); Jin Ho Hwang, Seoul (KR); and Sang Heon Lee, Seoul (KR)
Assigned to HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, Seoul (KR); and KIA MOTORS CORPORATION, Seoul (KR)
Filed by HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, Seoul (KR); and KIA MOTORS CORPORATION, Seoul (KR)
Filed on Jun. 19, 2020, as Appl. No. 16/905,994.
Claims priority of application No. 10-2019-0084997 (KR), filed on Jul. 15, 2019.
Prior Publication US 2021/0019714 A1, Jan. 21, 2021
Int. Cl. G06Q 30/0601 (2023.01); G06Q 10/20 (2023.01); G06Q 30/02 (2023.01); G06Q 30/0283 (2023.01); G06Q 40/08 (2012.01); G07C 5/08 (2006.01)
CPC G06Q 30/0621 (2013.01) [G06Q 10/20 (2013.01); G06Q 30/0278 (2013.01); G06Q 30/0283 (2013.01); G06Q 30/0627 (2013.01); G06Q 40/08 (2013.01); G07C 5/0841 (2013.01)] 9 Claims
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1. A method of providing a vehicle part change service for replacing a vehicle part that causes to change weight of a vehicle over a predetermined value when mounted in a vehicle, the method comprising:
receiving, by a server, a part change request for a predetermined vehicle kind from a user terminal;
providing, by the server, kinds of changeable parts to the user terminal;
guiding, by the server, a cost for a corresponding part to a target part mounted in the vehicle, among the changeable parts, through the user terminal in a response that the corresponding part to the vehicle part is selected through the user terminal, and processing to transport the corresponding part to a service center;
outputting and providing, by the server, vehicle specification information being changed in accordance with replacement of the target part with the corresponding part, to the user terminal or a display unit of the vehicles;
determining, by the server, a vehicle performance variation information updated due to the changed vehicle specification information caused in accordance with the replacement of the target part with the corresponding part and providing the user terminal or the display unit of the vehicle with the updated vehicle performance variation including wheel weight distribution change information, applied to at least a wheel of the vehicle, weight and power in the vehicle being changed in accordance with the replacement of the target part in the vehicle with the corresponding part of the vehicle; and
providing, by the server, vehicle control data updated based on the updated vehicle performance variation information, to a plurality of control devices mounted in the vehicle,
wherein the server further provides the updated vehicle control data determined according to the wheel distribution change information, to one of the control devices which is configured to detect replacement of at least one of front and rear wheels of the at least a wheel and is configured to control a steering angle of the vehicle according to the vehicle control data,
wherein the changeable parts include a trunk part, a roof part and a vehicle body half part, and
wherein the steering angle is controlled based on weight distributions of the front wheel and the rear wheel changed by part change of the changeable parts.