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French translation: tuyaux d'échappement verticaux et arrières

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English term or phrase:stack and tailpipes
French translation:tuyaux d'échappement verticaux et arrières
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03:36 Sep 3, 2001
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: stacks and tailpipes
truck exhaust systems
dreyfu
Tuyaux d'échappement verticaux et arrières
Explanation:
stacks are the vertical exhaust pipes, and tailpipes are found on the rear of the truck
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Ana and Michel
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Local time: 13:29
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thanks, that is very helpful
josé
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Summary of answers provided
na +1Tuyaux d'échappement verticaux et arrièresAna and Michel
naTuyaux de cheminée/ Tuyaux d’échappement
Poornima Iyengar
naTuyaux, tuyaux d'échappement.
Maya Jurt


  

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11 mins
Tuyaux, tuyaux d'échappement.


Explanation:
tailpipes is another word for exhaust.
Stacks normally means 'des piles (empiler), but in this context, it is a chimney exhaust - simply tuyau.

Maya Jurt
Switzerland
Local time: 13:29
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 491
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not precise enough
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Comment: not precise enough

21 mins
Tuyaux de cheminée/ Tuyaux d’échappement


Explanation:
stacks in the context of exhaust is a chimney and thus translates as
Tuyaux/Pots de cheminée

tailpipes translates as tuyaux d’échappement
HTH
Poornima

Poornima Iyengar
Local time: 17:59
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Tuyaux d'échappement verticaux et arrières


Explanation:
stacks are the vertical exhaust pipes, and tailpipes are found on the rear of the truck


    Reference: http://www.fleet.ford.ca/french/products_services/showroom20...
Ana and Michel
Spain
Local time: 13:29
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 81
Grading comment
thanks, that is very helpful
josé

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