Greek translation: σκορτσάρισμα

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English term or phrase:jerking
Greek translation:σκορτσάρισμα
Entered by: Spyros Salimpas
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10:48 Mar 23, 2018
English to Greek translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general) / Κινητήρες αυτοκινήτων
English term or phrase: jerking
Electrical failure of the intake manifold pressure sensor

The customer complains about jerking in the partial load range with gasoline engines without turbocharging, and loss of power with turbo engines.
Spyros Salimpas
Local time: 03:47
ο κινητήρας κινδυνεύει να σβήσει
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Periklis Zekakis
Local time: 03:47
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Ευχαριστώ πολύ!
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4 +1σκορτσάρισμα
Periklis Zekakis



4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1

ο κινητήρας κινδυνεύει να σβήσει

Periklis Zekakis
Local time: 03:47
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Native speaker of: Native in GreekGreek, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Ευχαριστώ πολύ!

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agree  STAMATIOS FASSOULAKIS: Νομίζω ότι η λέξη έχει ιταλική ρίζα (λέμε επίσης ότι η μηχανή κάνει (λαγουδάκια, όπως πηδάνε τα λαγουδάκια) Στα αγγλικά ερμηνεύεται ως jerking=jolting=The effect caused by harsh clutch release. The car body jerks repeatedly in a longitudinal direction
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