Automotive words, phrases and abbreviations.
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APS - Absolute Pressure Sensor
A barometric pressure sensor used to compare atmospheric and manifold pressures in electric fuel injection systems.
The effect when a vehicle's tyres tend to skid on top of water on the road.
Describes a water-based solution or suspension (see 'waterborne').
Conduction of electricity across a gap. An arc is caused as contacts open.
Length x width
Electrical windings around the core fixed to the spindle of a motor or dynamo.
The smell of something such as perfume or worse...
A type of solvent based on benzene ring molecules.
Fibrous silicate material that can be woven into an incombustible fabric. Requires special handling as it is a hazardous substance.
Airbag System Diagnostic Module