ignition lock


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Noun1.ignition lock - a restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key
ignition switch - switch that operates a solenoid that closes a circuit to operate the starter
constraint, restraint - a device that retards something's motion; "the car did not have proper restraints fitted"
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Sheriff's police also issued citations for driving when license suspended, operating vehicle without ignition lock device, no vehicle insurance and speeding 15 to 20 mph over the limit.
In addition, new larvae of the door lock, cabin handles and the ignition lock with the mode for switching on the radio only appeared on the cars.
The Commonwealth also presented opinion testimony from a fire marshal and ignition lock and auto theft expert.<br />During deliberations, the jury asked the circuit court for a transcript of Benson's trial testimony.
The automaker is recalling the vehicles because the ignition lock actuator can bind, making turning the key difficult or causing the ignition to get stuck in the Start position.
The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has announced the recall of GMC Yukon, Sierra, and Cadillac Escalade 2011 -- 2012 models due to defects in the ignition lock actuator.
Even though 83,572 vehicles were being recalled for this issue, the carmaker expects that fewer than 500 will be affected by the defect of the ignition lock actuator having an outer diameter that exceeds specifications.
Also complicating the ignition switch recall was a separate ignition lock cylinder recall affecting the same vehicles.
The 51-year-old's sentence includes a requirement that she install an alcohol-detecting ignition lock on her vehicle.
The scooter also gets new features such as a mobile charger socket, lockable glove box, boot light in luggage box, combination ignition lock with seat opening and side stand indicator.
While Louisiana has the proper laws in place to keep drivers safe--mandatory ignition lock for convicted drunk drivers, mandatory helmets and a primary seatbelt law--their enforcement is ineffective.
There's a smart looking glove compartment too which can be operated via the ignition lock. The foot board strips are an India-special.