twin spark ignition


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  • spark ignition — An ignition initiated by an electric spark in a spark ignition engine. See self ignition twin spark ignition …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Alfa Romeo Twin Spark engine — Infobox Automobile engine name=Alfa Romeo TwinSpark engine manufacturer=Alfa Romeo production=1986– type=DOHC 2/4 valve I4 predecessor=Alfa Romeo Twin Cam successor= displacement=1.4 L 1.6 L 1.7 L 1.8 L 2.0 L power = 76 kW (103 PS) 114 kW (155… …   Wikipedia

  • 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

  • ignition system — The system that provides the electrical current or spark to ignite the air fuel mixture in the combustion chambers. It includes the battery or magneto which sends electricity to the ignition coil if the ignition switch is on. The coil amplifies… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Dual ignition — A Hirth 2702 twin cylinder, two stroke aircraft engine. Equipped with dual ignition, the photo shows the two spark plugs per cylinder. Dual Ignition is a system for spark ignition engines, whereby each cylinder has every critical ignition… …   Wikipedia

  • Ducati V-twin motorcycles — Ducati Multistrada 90 Degree V twin motor The next new Ducati engine to appear after the Ducati Apollo was the 90°V twin, initial Grand Prix racing versions being 500 cc, and the production bikes were 750 cc. There was also the Ducati 750 Imola… …   Wikipedia

  • Alfa Romeo Twin Cam engine — Infobox Automobile engine name=Alfa Romeo Twin Cam engine manufacturer=Alfa Romeo production=1954 ndash;1994 type=DOHC 2 valve I4 displacement =1.3 L (1290 cc/78 in³) 1.6 L (1570 cc/95 in³) 1.8 L (1779 cc/108 in³) 2.0 L (1962 cc/119 in³)… …   Wikipedia

  • Wasted spark — A wasted spark is when in an ignition system in a four stroke cycle internal combustion engine spark plugs fire in pairs, on both the exhaust and compression strokes. The extra spark on the exhaust stroke has no effect and is thus wasted . This… …   Wikipedia

  • Bajaj Pulsar — Infobox Motorcycle name = Bajaj Pulsar DTS i manufacturer = Bajaj Auto production = 2001 present class = sub 150 cc platform = engine = 150 cc/180 cc/200 cc/220 cc Air cooled, Oil Cooled, four stroke cycle, single piston, kick start / electric… …   Wikipedia

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