3-way catalyst muffler

French translation: pot catalytique 3 voies

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English term or phrase:3-way catalyst muffler
French translation:pot catalytique 3 voies
Entered by: Chloe Parise (X)

09:05 Oct 18, 2013
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks
English term or phrase: 3-way catalyst muffler
Dear all,

I am subtitling a video describing the characteristics of a hard floor surfaces cleaning machine. The following sentence is giving me a hard time!

The 3-way catalyst muffler ensures low emissions and improves operator safety.

I understand it related to the silencieux, but I am having trouble with the 3-way part.

Many thanks for your help!
Chloe Parise (X)
France
Local time: 16:30
pot catalytique 3 voies
Explanation:
Le pot catalytique est constitué d'une enveloppe en acier inoxydable, d'un ... de carbone et eau, d'où le nom de pot catalytique à trois voies. -Inconvénients ... 3 provoquent une surconsommation de carburant, augmentant par la même les

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GILOU
France
Local time: 16:30
Grading comment
Merci beaucoup Gilou !
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pot catalytique 3 voies


Explanation:
Le pot catalytique est constitué d'une enveloppe en acier inoxydable, d'un ... de carbone et eau, d'où le nom de pot catalytique à trois voies. -Inconvénients ... 3 provoquent une surconsommation de carburant, augmentant par la même les

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Note added at 4 minutes (2013-10-18 09:10:02 GMT)
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http://www.societechimiquedefrance.fr/img/pdf/fiche_pot_cata...

GILOU
France
Local time: 16:30
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 1814
Grading comment
Merci beaucoup Gilou !

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Cyril B.
3 mins

neutral  Christian Fournier: Salut Gilou ! Pourquoi "pot et pas "silencieux" ?
57 mins
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