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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Ram Tubes

Tubes in the intake manifold that promote performance at certain engine speeds by 'ramming' air into the cylinders.



See Also:
Throttle Body
Pinging
Air Cleaner Intake
Exhaust System
Emissions
Catalytic Convertor
Muffler
Carburetor Cleaner

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