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Old 08-14-2004, 09:54 AM   #1
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Lightbulb LS1 & Internet Acronyms - Defined

Here is the alphabetical listing of all commonly used acronyms on this site. If you see any that are missing, please post here and I'll consider adding them.

Click HERE --> http://www.ls1tech.com/acronyms.html
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Old 08-14-2004, 10:22 AM   #2
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looks good tony, not sure if there is any others to add onto that



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Added a few more, and a logo at the top. This will be a working list, keep them coming.
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What is fmu? I see it a lot in the forced induction forum.
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Old 08-14-2004, 03:27 PM   #5
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I believe it is Fuel Management Unit, FMU like FAST and things like that
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what about DSM --I have seen that one in the street racing forums, what's it mean???
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DSM = Diamond Star Motors, also known as Mitsubishi.
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Quote:
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DSM = Diamond Star Motors, also known as Mitsubishi.
Thanks for posting that nine! I was pretty good with the internet acronyms, but you answered quite a few of my car related ones.

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I'm new to the site and really impressed with this forum. I have a 1997 C5 in which i will be taking the LS1 and putting it in a kit car i've been working on. I want to pump up the power to maybe 500 hp. Can anyone recommend a site or reputable place in the South East? What type of modification would you recommend? I want to drive this car mainly for the street and limited track use. Thanks! Freytag
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What does STS mean? I know it has something to do with turbos.
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What does STS mean? I know it has something to do with turbos.
STS makes a rear mounted turbo system.

http://www.jlturbo.com/
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Also referring to turbos what does BOV mean?
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Also referring to turbos what does BOV mean?
BOV= BLOW OFF VALVE
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you can put RS for rally sport

some might think they are gay but I loved them when I was young!
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What about Zr1?
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What about Zr1?

The ZR-1 got its model designation from the "ZR-1'' option package, which added $27,016-$31,683 to the standard Corvette hardtop's list price -- making it the most expensive auto option in Chevy history.


taken from... http://www.suntimes.com/output/auto/...ws-clas12.html just in case your interested. Good article.

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What does DA mean? I now it is something really simple, but I just can't think of it.
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I have added an Automotive Glossary to my website to make it easy for people to search the following:
  • General Automotive Terms
  • RPO Codes
  • OBDII codes

If you can't find what you're looking for, or you think theres something that should belong in the glossary, you can submit an entry, and I'll have it posted for you as soon as possible.
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