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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Based on the region, the aircraft ignition system market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Rest of the World.
Once one mag has been replaced with an electronic ignition system the remaining mag still fires at 25 degrees before TDC, even when the electronic ignition has advanced the timing.
Release date- 29072019 - Oshkosh, WI - Lycoming Engines, an operating division of Avco Corporation, introduced the Lycoming Electronic Ignition System (EIS) during its press conference at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, WI.
Rapid electrification of the automotive industry against the backdrop of rising demand for electric vehicle (EVs), fluctuations in the fuel prices and stringent emission standards have led manufacturers of automotive ignition systems to shift their focus from conventional automotive ignition systems to electric automotive ignition system.
Summary: Automotive Ignition Box is an important part of automotive ignition system. The key objective of automotive Ignition Box is control the performance of ignition system.
Automotive Ignition Coil Connector is an essential component of the automotive ignition system. The key objective of automotive Ignition Coil Connector is to connect the ignition coil with vehicles harness.
Therefore, an ignition system with enhanced energy level has to be used in order to exploit the full potential of overall lean operation.
A Multi-Cylinder Transient Plasma Ignition System for Increased Efficiency and Reduced Emissions in Natural Gas Engines.
Gunwerks' LONG RANGE MUZZLELOADER has undergone major improvements, including a new ignition system utilizing a primed brass case.
Only 7 out of 16 automobile dealers operating in Taiwan replied to the request from the Consumers' Foundation to include warnings for their customers on the risk of the keyless ignition system. Most of the seven companies either have warnings in place or have promised to take measures to address the issue, including MAZDA, Hotai, BMW Taiwan, Saab Taiwan, KIA, Ford Taiwan, and Yulon, the foundation pointed out.
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.
Next, disable the ignition system. You need to unplug all of the coils, not just from the spark plugs -- you need to unplug the connector that provides power to each coil.