Repeated backfires in the exhaust or the cylinders

Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • backfiring — n. premature ignition of fuel causing a small explosion (in an internal combustion engine) v. ignite prematurely (of an internal combustion engine); cause or receive undesired results …   English contemporary dictionary

  • backfiring — noun see backfire II …   Useful english dictionary

  • backfiring/backfire — Burning of a mixture through the induction system in a reciprocating engine. It is the process of extended combustion into the air intake manifold, supercharger, and carburetor or by mechanical faults. The popping sound heard at the moment of… …   Aviation dictionary

  • Back-fire — For other meanings of the term see backfire. A Back fire or backfire is an explosion in the inlet manifold, carburetor/throttle body or air cleaner of an internal combustion engine.cite book last =Afgan first = authorlink = coauthors =Naim Afgan …   Wikipedia

  • Software quality — Contents 1 Motivation for Defining Software Quality 2 Definition 3 Alternative Approaches to Software Quality Defin …   Wikipedia

  • Glossary of firefighting — Note: This list does not include firefighting equipment, i.e., tools and apparatus used by firefighters. Please refer to Glossary of firefighting equipment for such terms. : Note: This list is incomplete. You can help Wikipedia by… …   Wikipedia

  • Circuit City Stores — This article is about the defunct company that operated from 1949 to 2009. For the online retailer owned by Systemax, see Circuit City Stores, Inc. The final 2001 2009 logo Former type Public …   Wikipedia

  • Mage: The Awakening — cover Designer(s) Bill Bridges, Conrad Hubbard Publisher(s) White Wolf Publication date August 29, 2005 …   Wikipedia

  • Gabriele Marranci — Born February 4, 1973 (1973 02 04) (age 38) Florence, Italy …   Wikipedia

  • anti-backfire valve — (anti BFV) Valve used in air injection reaction (exhaust emission control) system to prevent backfiring during the period immediately following sudden deceleration by diverting the air coming from the air pump away from the exhaust ports.… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.