stabilizer bar


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

stabilizer bar

n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stabilizer bar - a rigid metal bar between the front suspensions and between the rear suspensions of cars and trucksstabilizer bar - a rigid metal bar between the front suspensions and between the rear suspensions of cars and trucks; serves to stabilize the chassis
bar - a rigid piece of metal or wood; usually used as a fastening or obstruction or weapon; "there were bars in the windows to prevent escape"
auto, automobile, car, motorcar, machine - a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine; "he needs a car to get to work"
stabiliser, stabilizer - a device for making something stable
motortruck, truck - an automotive vehicle suitable for hauling
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
So the SR has the same engine, but distinguishes itself with retuned dampers, stiffer springs, and a larger front stabilizer bar to optimize the car's handling ability.
Nissan plugged in a multi-link suspension with stabilizer bar in the rear but with only myself weighing it all down, my overall impression is, it's still more truck-like than SUV.
[ClickPress, Fri Sep 28 2018] Global Anti-Roll bar Market Introduction: An anti-roll bar also called as sway bar, stabilizer bar, or anti-sway bar is a part of various automobile suspensions.
Because of the more robust performance of the Turbo models, the front stabilizer bar is 24 mm in diameter rather than 23 mm for the 2.0 models; the rear stabilizer bar is 19 mm compared with 15 mm.
To achieve perfect balance, you will need a front stabilizer bar (I'd recommend at least 10 inches), a V-bar bracket that will allow you to adjust side to side and up and down, and a rear stabilizer bar that's at least 8 inches.
Next, disconnect the stabilizer bar end link (Photo 3) and the wheel speed sensor wiring harness and any brake lines that may be secured to the strut.
The suspension uses MacPherson construction with an isolated subframe and 32-millimeter stabilizer bar at the front, while an independent multilink rear setup uses a 22-millimeter stabilizer bar.
The PRO 1200MAX motorcycle lift package includes: 1,200 lb lift, Front Extension (Adjustable from 84" to 97" or 110"), Loading Ramp, Pullout / Drop Through for Rear Tire Change, Wheel Vise with Wheel Stop, Stabilizer Bar, Pneumatic Foot Pedal and Hose, in addition to a service jack and roller plate.
Product features include an ergonomic handle with plastic-coated grip; retractable stabilizer bar and integral air-pressure gauge; dead-man trigger with trigger guard to prevent accidental actuation; oversized trigger and trigger guard to allow room for triple layered linesman gloves; insulated, 4-foot fiberglass barrel rated up to 300kV; internal high pressure air hose within barrel acts as pressure boundary; non-sparking bronze barrel hardware; adjustable, thermoplastic spray shield (or just spray shield); non-sparking, bronze supersonic nozzle; extensions available in 2-, 3-, 4- and 5-foot lengths; 1/4-inch FNPT air inlet; and Chicago-style swivel connector.
The GX 460 helps solve that dilemma with the KDSS, which can continually vary the actual lean resistance using hydraulic cylinders acting on each stabilizer bar and linked by a pressure-sensing valve.