from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The products of combustion due to the firing of the charge in the cylinder of an internal-combustion engine.


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  • Navistar advanced 1.03, or 2.5%, to 42.29, after the truck maker said it got certification from the Environmental Protection Agency for its MaxxForce exhaust-gas recirculation engines.

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  • I have a 1999 Buick Century that failed an emissions test due to a faulty exhaust-gas recirculation valve.

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  • Leese watched the exhaust-gas temperature gauge (EGT) carefully.


  • I sat blanking my mind for as long as a minute and it worked and I got a completely lucid sequence: the telephone cold in my hand, the sweep of light as a car went by, the smell of the exhaust-gas.

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  • An exhaust-gas driven turbocharger gives the 4-cylinder petrol engine the added thrust. - Articles related to New arrival: Mercedes-Benz E260L CGI and E 300L

  • The air intake and air filter system have been optimised in terms of pressure loss, with the exhaust system optimised in terms of back pressure - both steps effectively making air-intake and exhaust-gas flows more efficient.

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  • The i-stop system does not initiate engine cut-off during the warm-up phase, helping the exhaust-gas treatment system to reach its optimal operating temperature quickly and minimize emissions.

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  • As far as the technology that lies in the G 350, the BlueTEC version in the car uses AdBlue®, an aqueous urea solution which is injected into the exhaust-gas stream.

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  • The BlueTEC version of the G-Class uses AdBlue®, an aqueous urea solution which is injected into the exhaust-gas stream.

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  • One of Ferrari's developments for the F10 car this weekend is the Red Bull-like constant exhaust-gas pressure concept.

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