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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Pitman Arm

A lever extending from the steering gear to which steering linkage is attached.



See Also:
Out-of- road
Rear Axle Ratio
Thrust Angle
Front-Wheel Drive
Differential
Fan Belt
Fan
Steering Linkage

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