MORTEFONTAINE, France – Chery Automobile Co. Ltd. wants to be the first Chinese auto maker to offer rain/light sensors and has contracted with TRW Automotive to provide them. TRW will get a small bonus by engineering the application, because while the sensor amounts to a commodity, Chery says it doesn't have the experience to do it itself. The system must be adjusted for the color, thickness and angle of the windshield glass. "Every week a Chinese customer comes and asks for this and ...

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