In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1eje masculinerear/front axle — eje trasero/delantero / frontal
- before noun axle box / housing — caja del diferencial
- axle load — carga axial
- Wheels, axles and railroad ties were flung in all directions.
- Pothole poetry has all the tragedy of lost love if not lost axles and wheels.
- Indeed, the chassis and the wheel axle were specially designed to withstand such speed.
- Independent rear axles are similar to front axle of a front wheel drive car.
- Historians believe the sport's origins date to European Celtics who would toss chariot wheels attached to axles.
- It is fabricated of aluminum tubing and has four wheels on two axles.
- The frame, in turn, features an oscillating front axle and pivoting rear tandem axles.
- Here, also, increased pay load can be achieved by the replacement of steel with titanium in such items as axles and wheels.
- The solid wood frame is supported by metal axles and rubber-edged wheels.
- And if the shaft is straight the light on the wall will hardly move as the pedal axle is rotated.
- Exports of everything from axles and compressors to shock absorbers have also jumped over the past two years.
- Are you going to have to plan on costly replacement of tires or axles or crankpins?
- Torque is distributed from the engine to the front and rear axles via the automatic transmission and transfer case.
- Like most Hondas, the engine is mounted longitudinally in the frame letting the drive shafts line up to the front and rear axles.
- There'd have to be changes there: in the boilers, the pistons, the axles and wheels… rebuild the whole thing.
- There was the distant clattering of wheels and squeaking of axles.
- In this case, beauty really is skin deep because no one is pining for drum brakes, beam axles and carburetors.
- These critical items allow the wheel to spin freely without damaging the axle or the wheel.
- This car is four-wheel drive, so down the centre of the chassis there's a drive-shaft, connecting the front and rear axles to the motor.
- According to whether a bus has 2 axles, 3 axles or 4 axles, it will be charged accordingly.
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