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made or designed to withstand comparatively moderate loads, use, or stress: light-duty trucks. Compare heavy-duty.
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Adj.1.light-duty - not designed for heavy work; "a light-duty detergent"
heavy-duty - designed for heavy work; "a heavy-duty detergent"; "heavy-duty gloves"
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One set of standards will apply to cars, light-duty trucks, and medium-duty passenger vehicles such as SUVs regardless of the fuel they use--gasoline, diesel, oxygenated fuels, alcohol fuels, or gaseous fuels.
released Tuesday the Dutro light-duty truck featuring the company's engine noise control technology.
2001-23 provides an elective alternative LIFO inventory computation method for taxpayers that sell used automobiles or used light-duty trucks.
Most medium-duty vehicles have been converted to natural gas after purchase, and only buses and light-duty vehicles have been available new from manufacturers.
Another program that has improved the lost-time rate at Stainless is light-duty work.
While forklifts and backup power applications will drive demand in the first half of the decade, light-duty fuel cell vehicles will create significant new demand starting 2015, the cleantech market intelligence firm finds.
co, a national CNG fueling facility provider, to support the expansion of the CNG refueling infrastructure for light-duty fleet vehicles.
Auto Business News-July 8, 2014--Chrysler plans to increase production of light-duty diesel engines
SUVs, luxury passenger cars and light-duty pickup trucks.
Berryhill added: "We have an aggressive light-duty program - that's where many companies miss the boat.
GSA contract encompasses the following Light-Duty Shuttle/Transit Bus Models which can be found at www.
The subject of this tender is the supply of the following: Lot 1 Pick and carry crane; Lot 2 Counterbalance diesel fork lift truck; Lot 3 Low Emission Light-duty truck complete with cargo box.