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15:37 Dec 9, 2010
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks
English term or phrase: path to ground
The key-in ignition switch is integral to the ignition switch, which is mounted on the left side of the steering column, opposite the ignition cylinder. ***It closes a path to ground ***for the instrument cluster chime warning circuitry when the ignition key is inserted in the ignition cylinder and the driver door jamb switch is closed (driver door is open).
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Summary of answers provided
4circuito a masa/tierra
Juan Ripoll
4conecta a masa
Jorge Merino


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conecta a masa


Explanation:
Conecta a masa el circuito...

Saludos,

Jorge Merino
Paraguay
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5 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
circuito a masa/tierra


Explanation:
Sería:
...cierra el circuito a masa para el instrumento xxxx....
Si bien en un vehículo no hay tierra propiamente dicha, la palabra se usa en este sentido y el original usa el término "ground" también.
Saludos

Juan Ripoll
Uruguay
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