transistorized coil ignition


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  • transistorized coil ignition with Hall sensor — (TCI H) See transistorized ignition with hall generator …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • coil ignition — The standard ignition system which uses an ignition coil which stores the power from the battery and steps it up. Then the high voltage is sent to the spark plugs. Also see transistorized coil ignition …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • coil ignition with Hall sensor — See transistorized coil ignition with Hall sensor …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • ignition — A process which initiates the combustion of the compressed air/fuel mixture in the combustion chamber. In a spark ignition engine, the mixture is ignited by an electric spark; in a diesel engine, the self igniting mixture must be preheated by… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Ignition system — For other uses, see Ignition system (disambiguation). An ignition system is a system for igniting a fuel air mixture. Ignition systems are well known in the field of internal combustion engines such as those used in petrol (gasoline) engines used …   Wikipedia

  • breaker-triggered transistorized ignition — A transistorized ignition system whose distributor is the same as that of a coil ignition system, but whose contact breaker switches only the control current of the transistor, not the primary current. Usually not fitted as original equipment …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Hall sensor — A hall generator. Also see transistorized coil ignition with Hall sensor …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • sensor — [1] An electronic detection device that receives and reacts to a signal, such as a change in voltage, temperature or pressure. [2] Material or device which goes through physical change or electronic characteristic change as surrounding conditions …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • TCI — Acronym for transistorized coil ignition …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • TCI-H — Acronym for transistorized coil ignition with hall sensor …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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