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An Achilles' heel is a weakness in spite of overall strength, which can lead to downfall.
The bore or cylinder bore is a part of a piston engine.
Buffalo is a town in Putnam County, West Virginia, United States, along the Kanawha River.
Cambridge (2016 population 129,920) is a city located in Southern Ontario at the confluence of the Grand and Speed rivers in the Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.
A camshaft is a shaft to which a cam is fastened or of which a cam forms an integral part.
Chain drive is a way of transmitting mechanical power from one place to another.
A connecting rod is a shaft which connects a piston to a crank or crankshaft in a reciprocating engine.
A dynamometer or "dyno" for short, is a device for measuring force, torque, or power.
Fuel injection is the introduction of fuel in an internal combustion engine, most commonly automotive engines, by the means of an injector.
The Geo/Chevrolet Prizm (Chevrolet Prizm starting 1998) was a compact car derived from the Japanese domestic market Toyota Sprinter, itself a version of the Toyota Corolla, and jointly developed by Toyota and General Motors.
The inline-four engine or straight-four engine is a type of inline internal combustion four-cylinder engine with all four cylinders mounted in a straight line, or plane along the crankcase.
An intercooler is any mechanical device used to cool a fluid, including liquids or gases, between stages of a multi-stage compression process, typically a heat exchanger that removes waste heat in a gas compressor.
The Lotus 2-Eleven is a car produced by British car manufacturer Lotus.
Lotus Cars is a British automotive company that manufactures sports cars and racing cars in its headquarters in Hethel, United Kingdom.
The Lotus Elise is a two-seat, rear-wheel drive, mid-engined roadster conceived in early 1994 and released in September 1996 by the British manufacturer Lotus Cars.
The Lotus Exige is a British two-door, two-seat sports car made by Lotus Cars since 2000.
Manumatic, a portmanteau of the words manual and automatic, is a term referring to a class of automotive transmission.
A metal matrix composite (MMC) is composite material with at least two constituent parts, one being a metal necessarily, the other material may be a different metal or another material, such as a ceramic or organic compound.
In automotive engineering a multi-valve or multivalve engine is one where each cylinder has more than two valves.
A naturally aspirated engine is an internal combustion engine in which oxygen intake depends solely on atmospheric pressure and does not rely on forced induction through a turbocharger or a supercharger.
Overhead camshaft, commonly abbreviated to OHC, is a valvetrain configuration which places the camshaft of an internal combustion engine of the reciprocating type within the cylinder heads ("above" the pistons and combustion chambers) and drives the valves or lifters in a more direct manner compared with overhead valves (OHV) and pushrods.
The Pontiac Vibe was a compact automobile that was sold by Pontiac from 2002 to 2010.
A power-train control module, abbreviated PCM, is an automotive component, a control unit, used on motor vehicles.
A reciprocating engine, also often known as a piston engine, is typically a heat engine (although there are also pneumatic and hydraulic reciprocating engines) that uses one or more reciprocating pistons to convert pressure into a rotating motion.
Revolutions per minute (abbreviated rpm, RPM, rev/min, r/min) is the number of turns in one minute.
Secondary air injection (commonly known as air injection) is a vehicle emissions control strategy introduced in 1966, wherein fresh air is injected into the exhaust stream to allow for a fuller combustion of exhaust gases.
In the context of an Internal combustion engine, the term stroke has the following related meanings.
A supercharger is an air compressor that increases the pressure or density of air supplied to an internal combustion engine.
Technical Service Bulletins, or TSBs, are recommended procedures for repairing vehicles.
Torque, moment, or moment of force is rotational force.
, usually shortened to Toyota, is a Japanese multinational automotive manufacturer headquartered in Toyota, Aichi, Japan.
The Toyota Allion and its twin the Toyota Premio are sedans sold in Japan since 2001 by Toyota.
The is a compact hatchback derived from the Toyota Corolla, manufactured and sold by Toyota.
The Toyota Avensis is a mid-size/large family car built in Derbyshire, United Kingdom by Japanese automaker Toyota from October 1997.
The Toyota Caldina is an automobile manufactured by Toyota for the Japanese market and released in 1992.
The Toyota Camry (Japanese: トヨタ・カムリ Toyota Kamuri) is an automobile sold internationally by the Japanese manufacturer Toyota since 1982, spanning multiple generations.
The or was an automobile produced by Toyota from 1970 to 2006.
The Toyota Corolla is a line of subcompact and compact cars manufactured by Toyota.
The Toyota Corolla (E120/E130) is the ninth generation of compact cars sold by Toyota under the Corolla nameplate.
The Toyota GR engine family is an open-deck, V6 piston engine series.
The Toyota Isis is a seven-seat large MPV manufactured by Kanto Auto Works under contract for Japanese automaker Toyota.
The Toyota Matrix, officially referred to as the Toyota Corolla Matrix, is a compact hatchback manufactured by Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada in Cambridge, Ontario and derived from the Toyota Corolla.
The Toyota MR2 is a two-seat, mid-engined, rear-wheel-drive sports car manufactured in Japan and marketed globally by Toyota from 1984 to 2007 over three generations: W10 (1984–1989), W20 (1990–1999) and W30 (2000–2007).
The Toyota Opa was an automobile, produced by Toyota from 2000 to 2005.
The is a compact crossover SUV (sport utility vehicle) produced by the Japanese automobile manufacturer Toyota.
The Toyota Wish (stylized as Toyota WISH) is a compact MPV produced by Japanese automaker Toyota from 2003 to 2017.
VTEC (Variable Valve Timing & Lift Electronic Control) is a system developed by Honda which was said to improve the volumetric efficiency of a four-stroke internal combustion engine, resulting in higher performance at high RPM, and lower fuel consumption at low RPM.
VVT-i, or Variable Valve Timing with intelligence, is an automobile variable valve timing technology developed by Toyota.
The WiLL brand was a marketing approach shared by a small group of Japanese companies who decided to offer products and services that focused on a younger demographic from August 1999 until July 2004 in Japan.