PLYMOUTH, MI -- Eyeing savings of up to 20%, Hella Electronics Corp. has developed a smart vehicle electrical junction box to replace electro-mechanical systems that use switches, connectors and fuses. The “smart” junction box uses microcontrollers to handle front and rear lighting, door locks, vehicle anti-theft systems, mirror controls, windshield wipers, fuel sensors, coolant and washer fluid levels and brake fluid pressure and temperature. Hella notes that by combining multiple ...

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