Australian Automotive Glossary


A contract granting the use of a car for a specified period of time in return for a set fee....
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Light Vehicle Mechanical Technician

A person who maintains, services and repairs vehicle mechanical and electrical components. The range of tasks undertaken by technicians includes working on engines, transmissions, steering systems and much more....
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Limited Slip Differential

A differential in a rear-drive vehicle fitted with a mechanism that limits the speed and torque differences between its two outputs. Limited slip ensures that some torque is always distributed to both wheels, even when one is on a very slipper surface....
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