Automotive words, phrases and abbreviations.
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Air Intake Duct
A pipe or similar used as part of the intake manifold or general system.
A pipe that delivers compressed air.
A bubble of air in a hydraulic system that can be compressed and therefore reduces the performance or causes failure of the system.
A ratchet wrench driven by compressed air.
Friction force caused by, for example, a vehicle moving through the air.
Air Temperature Sensor
Electronic device that provides information for engine management systems and frost warning indicator.
The air and fuel mixture strength ratio.
Provides information to fuel injection system electronic control unit (ECU) on engine load. Measures the mass of air entering an engine.
Airflow Sensor Plate
Mechanical fuel injection component that moves in proportion to the air intake and sets fuelling accordingly.