ignition switch


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Noun1.ignition switch - switch that operates a solenoid that closes a circuit to operate the starter
ignition system, ignition - the mechanism that ignites the fuel in an internal-combustion engine
ignition lock, lock - a restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key
electric switch, electrical switch, switch - control consisting of a mechanical or electrical or electronic device for making or breaking or changing the connections in a circuit
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ignition switch

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During Electroair's development of its electronic ignition system (EIS), the company observed significant owner dissatisfaction with the rotary key ignition switch that is standard in most airplanes.
Ignition switch (p/n C2925010106) could be rotated counter-clockwise past the "off" position and engage the starter.
The 2014 General Motors ignition switch crisis, when GM recalled almost 2.6 million vehicles, is used to illustrate sense-making's role in crisis management.
Auto Business News-October 20, 2017--General Motors to pay USD120m to settle claims in ignition switch defect scandal
The police recovered from the men an improvised explosive device, rolls of trip wire, ignition switch, an automatic pistol, rifle grenades, assorted ammunition and mobile telephones.
There will be a lot on the line for General Motors today when lawyers for plaintiff Robert Scheuer try to prove the car crash that sent him to surgery was caused by a defective ignition switch that prevented air bags from deploying.
This is akin to a mechanic fixing a car's ignition switch instead of the engine itself.
The lawyers representing the plaintiffs in suits against GM claim that the company conspired with an outside law firm and a claims manager in order to conceal the ignition switch defects.
[ClickPress, Wed Mar 18 2015] Automotive Ignition System Market by Components (Ignition Switch, Spark Plug, Glow Plug, Ignition Coil, Ignition Control Module, Crankshaft & Camshaft Position Sensor), Ignition Type (Coil on Plug & Simultaneous) and Region - Industry Trends & Forecast to 2019
ignition switch has settled a civil lawsuit against the automaker, ending litigation that helped bring to light the company's decade-long delay in recalling millions of defective vehicles.
On Thursday, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles recalled about 350,000 Chrysler, Jeep and Dodge vehicles around the world to repair a faulty ignition switch that in some cases could cut power to the vehicle's air bags, steering and the engine.