Category: Electrical

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What is an Ignition System?

An automotive ignition system is the set of components and parts that are responsible for igniting the air/fuel mixture within the combustion chambers of an internal combustion engine.

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What is a Fuel Gauge?

Early motorists went for a surprisingly long time without fuel gauges. The first “gauges” were actually yard sticks, the first dash-mounted gauge didn’t appear until 1914, and even then most fuel gauges were mechanical and read at the tank.

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What is a Generator?

The DC generator has a long history in the automotive world. Falling out of use in the 1960s, generators have found surprising new life in hybrids.