ignition system


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ignition system

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Noun1.ignition system - the mechanism that ignites the fuel in an internal-combustion engineignition system - the mechanism that ignites the fuel in an internal-combustion engine
electrical distributor, distributer, distributor - electrical device that distributes voltage to the spark plugs of a gasoline engine in the order of the firing sequence
electrical system - equipment in a motor vehicle that provides electricity to start the engine and ignite the fuel and operate the lights and windshield wiper and heater and air conditioner and radio
ignition coil - an induction coil that converts current from a battery into the high-voltage current required by spark plugs
ignition switch - switch that operates a solenoid that closes a circuit to operate the starter
magneto, magnetoelectric machine - a small dynamo with a secondary winding that produces a high voltage enabling a spark to jump between the poles of a spark plug in a gasoline engine
mechanism - device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function
spark coil - an induction coil used to create sparks
spark gap - a component of an ignition system; consists of two shaped electrodes and the space between them
spark plug, sparking plug, plug - electrical device that fits into the cylinder head of an internal-combustion engine and ignites the gas by means of an electric spark
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Following successful bench testing, CTR Carinthian Tech Research is working with Airbus Safran Launchers on a laser ignition system for use in space.
Once you've cranked the engine for 30 seconds or so, put in your new spark plugs, reconnect the ignition system and, if there's room in the tank, put in a few gallons of fresh gasoline.
All the gadgets that appeared in Bond's car in the Goldfinger novel appear in the Aston Martin, including reinforced steel bumpers, concealed lockers, a heavy-duty anti-interference ignition system, driver's seat connections for two-way radio and a Halda Speed Pilot.
The automatic decompression, easy-pull recoil starter and Hot Spark ignition system provide easy and reliable starting.
The PASS Key 3+ system is an encryption system enhancement built into the key, key cylinder, and ignition system that the subsidiary stated prevents drive-away thefts by hot-wiring.
Murphy's new gas compressor Engine Integrated Control System (EICS) integrates key components for engine optimization, including ignition system, air/fuel control, speed governing, interface and diagnostics, sensors, harnessing, catalyst and the engine control module, into one complete package.
Inspectors found it had been installed by a chef, was never maintained, had a broken ignition system and was lit using a burning serviette.
RESEARCHERS at the University of Liverpool are working on a laser ignition system for cars which could cut harmful exhaust emissions and make motors more efficient.
RESEARCHERS in Liverpool have teamed up with Ford to develop a pioneering laser ignition system that could revolutionise motor manufacturing.
Other features include calorized steel emitter tubes for higher radiant efficiency and safety, a state-of-the-art step opening combustion gas valve for quieter ignition and a closed combustion chamber design and direct spark ignition system with 100% safety shutoff control.
To keep the new smoke compositions burning long enough to produce the necessary amount of smoke, starter patches are being tested to replace the more complex pellet ignition system.
The package comprises an engine set of around 35 parts covering sensors for air, oil and fuel temperature, shaft speed, oil and fuel pressure, fuel flow and oil debris monitoring and the engine's ignition system.