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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Recharge

As in to recharge a battery, which means to restore its dissipated electrical energy.



See Also:
Negative Terminal
Throttle Sensor
Spark Retard
Relay
ECM
Engine Computer
Alternator
Carbon Tracks

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