Canada awards Nano One up to $349,000 to improve durability of Li-ion batteries; high-voltage spinel
CELEST, largest German research platform for electrochemical storage, begins operation

FCA US Toledo Machining Plant to build power electronics module for first plug-in hybrid Jeep

FCA US has the production of the power electronics module for the Jeep Wrangler PHEV (plug-in hybrid electric vehicle) to its Toledo Machining Plant.

As part of the Capital Markets Day presentation in June, FCA committed to expanding its electrified propulsion systems in global architectures spanning the full range of vehicle segments. The Jeep Wrangler PHEV, which is expected to launch in 2020, will be one of more than 30 vehicle nameplates with electrified solutions by 2022.

Source: FCA Capital Markets Day.

The power electronics module for the Wrangler houses two key electrified powertrain components: the Power Inverter Module and the Integrated Dual Charger Module, which consists of the On Board Charger and the DC/DC Converter.

The Power Electronics module is packaged in a protective structure under the vehicle between the exhaust and the prop shaft.

Toledo Machining will assemble the sub-systems for the module, upload the applicable software for the Power Inverter Module, and also conduct final testing on the coolant and electrical systems. Finished modules will be delivered to the Toledo Assembly Complex where the Wrangler PHEV will be assembled.



That's a big deal.

I think most all the mfrs were outsourcing this work (even Tesla up until the Model 3, at least for the board assemblies).


Well, now I read again and I don't see that they're stuffing boards.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Post a comment

Your Information

(Name is required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)

У нашей компании авторитетный web-сайт со статьями про уборка коттеджей

элитная мягкая мебель