Techincal car terms

Car Dictionary

List of techincal words and terms that your mechanic would usually mention.

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KNOCK SENSOR

A sensor that detects the point of detonation in the engine's cylinders. The knock sensor sends this information to the car's computerized engine-control system, which makes adjustments to keep the engine operating near its detonation limit and running more efficiently.

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