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1. (WO2013156517) METHOD FOR MODIFYING AN ILLUMINATION SITUATION IN FRONT OF A VEHICLE AND LIGHT MODULE

Pub. No.:    WO/2013/156517    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2013/057978
Publication Date: Fri Oct 25 01:59:59 CEST 2013 International Filing Date: Thu Apr 18 01:59:59 CEST 2013
IPC: B60Q 1/08
F21S 8/10
Applicants: HELLA KGAA HUECK & CO.
Inventors: WILKS, Carsten
HESSE, Henrik
Title: METHOD FOR MODIFYING AN ILLUMINATION SITUATION IN FRONT OF A VEHICLE AND LIGHT MODULE
Abstract:
The invention relates to a method for modifying the illumination situation in front of a vehicle (100) comprising a light module (10) with at least one main light source (20), at least one supplementary light source (30) and a variation element (40) for adjusting the illumination setting of the supplementary light source (30), the method comprising the following steps: identifying the necessity of quickly modifying the illumination situation, switching off the supplementary light source (30), modifying the illumination setting of the supplementary light source (30) by means of the variation element (40), and switching on the supplementary light source (30). The invention also relates to a light module (10) for a vehicle (100).