Muffler assembly including a center muffler and two satellite mufflers

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United States of America

PATENT NO 10596898
APP PUB NO 20190337377A1
SERIAL NO

15972686

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An exhaust assembly includes first and second exhaust devices, and first, second, and third mufflers that are disposed at first, second, third, fourth, and fifth heights, respectively. The first and second heights are greater than the third, fourth, and fifth heights. The first muffler includes a first housing, first and second inlets, and first and second outlets. The first inlet receives exhaust gas from at least one of the first and second exhaust devices. The second inlet receives exhaust gas from at least one of the first and second exhaust devices. The first and second inlets and first and second outlets all fluidly connected. The second muffler includes a second housing, a third inlet that receives exhaust gas from the first outlet, and a third outlet. The third muffler includes a third housing, a fourth inlet that receives exhaust gas from the second outlet, and a fourth outlet.

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TENNECO AUTOMOTIVE OPERATING COMPANY INC500 NORTH FIELD DRIVE LAKE FOREST IL 60045

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Bartu, Keith Dexter, US 3 1
Herwat, Brett Jackson, US 4 1
Ostromecki, Gabriel Ann Arbor, US 6 2

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