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加档,减档

English translation: gear up, gear down; shift up a gear, shift down a gear

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Chinese term or phrase:加档,减档
English translation:gear up, gear down; shift up a gear, shift down a gear
Entered by: Huijun Suo
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10:28 Apr 9, 2008
Chinese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks
Chinese term or phrase: 加档,减档
请问 汽车变速时的加档和减档用英文分别怎么说?
Kai Cao
Local time: 03:48
gear up, gear down
Explanation:
My first thought.
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Huijun Suo
China
Local time: 03:48
Grading comment
Many thanks.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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gear up, gear down


Explanation:
My first thought.

Huijun Suo
China
Local time: 03:48
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in ChineseChinese
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Many thanks.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Adsion: or up-shift, down-shift
2 hrs
  -> Thanks!

agree  Carol So: normally we say gear up and gear down, that's what my driving instructor says anyway.
4 hrs
  -> Thanks!

agree  Michael Lickorish: also "shift-up" a gear, "shift-down" a gear
5 hrs
  -> Thanks!
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Changes made by editors
Apr 9, 2008 - Changes made by Huijun Suo:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/614331">Huijun Suo's</a> old entry - "加档,减档" » "gear up, gear down"
Apr 9, 2008 - Changes made by Huijun Suo:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/784186">Kai Cao's</a> old entry - "加档,减档" » "gear up, gear down"


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