starting handle


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Noun1.starting handle - crank used to start an enginestarting handle - crank used to start an engine  
crank, starter - a hand tool consisting of a rotating shaft with parallel handle
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starting handle

n (Brit) → manovella d'avviamento
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THIS lovely tin-plated red classic open-top single-seat car with an authentic starting handle would look great on the mantlepiece or sitting on the coffee table.
Toby Holmes tried the starting handle on the Examiner vintage van.
I was attracted to it by the colour - it was petrol blue - and then it hooked me in when I saw that it had a starting handle in case I ever had a problem getting her going.
As it was right up against the wall there was no room to get the starting handle into the front of the engine to turn it over.
EASY DOES IT With BSM driving instructor Gary VEER WE GO In gear after checking the oil, above left WIND-UP Cranking the starting handle KING OF THE TOAD Mirrorman Steve in goggles, tweed and gloves
Frankie taught me to use a starting handle, as it turns out both as a lethal weapon and to bring a car sputtering into life.
It is blue with red mudguards, has a key and starting handle - and is in pristine condition apart from the box, which is a little faded.
In this shot on the left, a driver turns a starting handle outside Rhyl railway station also in 1913.
If the wires around the starting handle dangle, they can be ripped right out when you jerk the handle out.
Clive Bennett, chief executive, DVLA : Trying to unblock an exhaust pipe filled with earth using a starting handle - and finding I was being watched by a police patrol who thought I was starting the car at the wrong end Sandy Blair, director, WLGA :
Cars held bad vibes for Duncan for her two illegitimate children by Paris Singer, the sewing machine millionaire, had been drowned in the Seine in 1913 when a Renault rolled downhill into the river while the chauffeur was fiddling with the starting handle.