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kickdown

(ˈkɪkˌdaʊn)
n
(Automotive Engineering) a method of changing gear in a car with automatic transmission, by fully depressing the accelerator
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The engine is very smooth and quiet, with just an occasional gentle thrum revealing that it's a diesel, and there is plenty of urge both on kickdown and from rest.
And when you need that extra performance in a hurry the kickdown function is quick and smooth, allowing you to get out of trouble in an instant.
The max setting is purely electric driving up to 78 mph, the engine is additionally enabled at higher speeds or on kickdown, while save battery, as the name implies, the car is powered by the petrol engine.
Plunging the accelerator into kickdown immediately springs the petrol engine back to life.
Often small engined auto models tend to lack smoothness as they go through the box but the Swift auto has seamless gear changes and instant response to any kickdown on the accelerator.
Kickdown is usually enough to bring the engine into its powerband out of corners or when overtaking, but you can always use the permanently active column-mounted paddles.
Often, small engined auto models tend to lack smoothness as they go through the box but the Swift auto has seamless gear changes and instant response to any kickdown on the accelerator.
The auto gearbox really improved the way the Jeep drove, with sharper kickdown and more instant power delivery, while the overall ride and handling made for smooth journeys.
If you need the diesel engine to add a helping hand, a firm press on the accelerator - a bit like kickdown on an automatic - brings the V6 into play.
Even a kickdown on the highway to pass a slow-moving truck is something you may want to reconsider because, buddy, it's not happening.
e petrol engine can instantly be engaged by either kickdown or by toggling a switch from pure EV to hybrid mode.
Conduct, at a minimum, emergency response drills to include one severe weather drill, one earthquake drill and one kickdown drill within the first 30 instructional days ()reach school year and again during the month olJanuary.