Category Archives : Fast Five Facts

Fast Facts: Windshield Wiper

Sep 10, 2010 - 6:14am IST

A windshield wiper is a device which moves a rubber blade back and forth to clean the windshield, operated electrically. In the early years, the.

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Fast Facts: Types of constructions

Aug 23, 2010 - 8:37am IST

The basic structure or shell is what holds the components of a vehicle for it to be called an automobile. The shell or frame as.

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Fast Facts: Glove box

Aug 20, 2010 - 9:03am IST

The simple definition of glove box - storage space allocated inside the dashboard with a lid. The glove box or glove compartment is part of.

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Fast Facts: Vehicle Immobilizer

Aug 3, 2010 - 2:57pm IST

There are ignition and steering-wheel locks to protect your car from being stolen. But modern cars come with factory-fitted immobilizers which help protect your car.

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Fast Facts: LPG Vehicles

Aug 2, 2010 - 9:59am IST

1) LPG powered vehicles are extremely economical for those who drive long distances. 2) If we keep the level of technology as the same, the.

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Fast Facts: Turbochargers

Jul 13, 2010 - 10:35am IST

1. A turbocharger doesn't increase the power output and efficiency of a car directly. The turbocharger just increases the efficiency of the engine. 2. A.

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Fast Facts: Antilock Braking System (ABS)

Jul 7, 2010 - 8:53am IST

1. Antilock Braking Systems (ABS) are safety devices which prevent wheel lockup during braking and ensure that the wheel is tractable even while braking and.

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Fast Facts: Airbags

Jul 6, 2010 - 7:35am IST

1. Airbags were first offered by GM in America on its luxury vehicles Buick, Cadillac and Oldsmobile. In 1980, Mercedes Benz offered driver side airbags.

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Fast Facts: Seat Belts

Jul 5, 2010 - 4:46am IST

1. Seat belts are considered as one of the most important inventions in the field of automotive safety, it has saved over a million lives.

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