Glossary of Auto Terms

DriverSide's Car Dictionary has the most comprehensive definitions of automotive terms. This auto glossary can help you decipher what your mechanic is fixing and what the purpose or function of the particular auto part or accessory is for. We have taken the mystery out of automotive service jargon, so that you don't have to.

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Owner's Manual

A handbook provided by the vehicle manufacturer which provides basic information about the vehicle, especially helpful for fuel tank, oil, and other similar capacities. Most owner's manuals are kept in the glove box.



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PSI
Horsepower
Lug Wrench
Jumper Cables
Maintenance Tune-up
Jack
Leasing
Short Circuit

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