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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computerized engine diagnostics, check the heating and cooling system, check the lubrication system, check the fuel system, check the exhaust system, check the steering system, checking the brakes, check the ignition system and electrical.
A keyless ignition system -- also called a smart key -- is a method of electronic access and authorization of an entry and ignition system that's available as an option or standard in several cars.
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.
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
One we have been following is Electroair, a Howell, Michigan, company that developed an electronic ignition system (EIS) originally for homebuilts, and went on to get an STC for production airplanes--four-cylinder engine models first, then six-cylinder machines.
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.
GM, plaintiffs turn to courts to help in ignition system lawsuits
The automatic decompression, easy-pull recoil starter and Hot Spark ignition system provide easy and reliable starting.
The sidebar "Extreme Mag Checks" had one statement that might need improvement: "Performing an in-flight mag check while running lean of peak EGT puts the most `stress' on the ignition system, thanks in part to the leaner fuel/air mixture, which is more difficult to ignite.
Electroair four-cylinder electronic ignition system STC'd for Lycoming engines .
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.