German translation: fortgelassen bzw. nicht verfügbar
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10:53 Jul 17, 2005
English to German translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks
English term or phrase:left off or not available
All component parts should be treated with equal care. Many companies go to great lengths to keep expensive parts in order while giving short shrift to low-cost ones like labels or fasteners. That habit can be costly.
Indeed, when we were making seats at Johnson Controls, we never lost a seat back or cushion, but occasionally the bolts joined the recliner mechanisms to the back and cushions were **left off or not available**. We couldn't ship a seat that was missing a bolt (or collect payment on it, naturally), so a single bolt was essentially as valuable as a larger, more expensive part.
Mir ist die Bedeutung in diesem Zusammenhang nicht klar...
Explanation: entweder hat man das einfach nicht eingeschraubt oder das Ding war nicht verfügbar, also wurde es auch nicht eingeschraubt. Ich denke, dass ergibt sich aus dem Kontext und der Sprache des obigen Text