Lighting device for vehicle

Application Number: 00108645
Application Date: 2000.05.09
Publication Number: 1273191
Publication Date: 2000.11.15
Priority Information: 1999/5/11 JP 129459/99
International: B60Q1/00;F21S8/10
Applicant(s) Name: Koito Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Inventor(s) Name: Katsumata Toshiyuki;Takashima Junji
Patent Agency Code: 31100
Patent Agent: fang xiaogong
Abstract A vehicular lighting fixture is constituted of a lamp unit and a unit attaching tool composed of an inner bracket and an outer bracket. The lamp unit is attached to a rear bumper, so as to be inserted in a lighting fixture attaching opening part by fastening both brackets together with the lamp unit by means of fastening screws, in a state where the rear bumper is pinched from both front and rear sides by an outward folded flange part of the inner bracket and an outer folded flange part of the outer bracket. Therefore it is not necessary to form conventional holes for fixing the fastening screws on the rear bumper, and the front surface of a front surface lens of the lamp unit is prevented from being projected extensively from the front surface of the rear bumper. This invention perform attachment to a rear bumper without deteriorating strength of the rear bumper and the appearance around a lighting fixture attaching part, in a vehicular lighting fixture which is to be attached to the rear bumper havxng a lighting fixture attaching opening part.