Automotive Glossary

Automotive Glossary

Browse the glossary using this index

Special | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z | ALL

Page: (Previous)   1  2  3  4  5  6  7  (Next)


Water Trap

A bowl used to separate water from fuel.


A type of paint which uses water as its primary carrier rather than typical organic solvents.


Unit of power. Volts X amps.


The power rating of an electrical device.

Wave Wound

A winding that is wound in waves instead of individual coils.


Pattern displayed on an oscilloscope screen.


The distance between corresponding points of two consecutive waves.


A uniquely formulated blend that protects and produces a durable, high-gloss finish on a painted surface. The application of waxes make it easier to clean painted surfaces. Some also serve as polishes due to containing a percentage of very fine abrasive and are capable of removing minor paint imperfections.

Wax Injection

Anti-corrosion body wax injected into box sections.

Wax Pellet Actuator

A switch or valve that operates as temperature affects a wax pellet.

Page: (Previous)   1  2  3  4  5  6  7  (Next)