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train roulant

15:52 Feb 21, 2020
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French to English translations [PRO]
Automotive / Cars & Trucks
French term or phrase: train roulant
Réglage adaptatif du train roulant «DCC – Dynamic Chassis Control», «Driving Mode Selection» inclus

Adaptive adjustment of the running gear...
Marie-Ange West
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Summary of answers provided
4(dynamic) chassis (control)
philgoddard
3suspension
K. Isaac
Summary of reference entries provided
See illustration
Marco Solinas

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suspension


Explanation:
Réglage adaptatif du train roulant = adaptive suspension control system


How it works
To guarantee that the car can always adapt to the driving conditions, the Dynamic Chassis Control (DCC) features electric adjustable dampers. Each individual shock absorber is connected to a control device which calculates the optimum setting for each individual wheel from the sensor data and other system information (e.g. steering, braking and driving assist systems) it receives. This allows the system to react within milliseconds to bumps in the road, changing lanes or bendy roads.

https://www.volkswagen.com.sg/technology/suspension/dynamic-...

K. Isaac
Switzerland
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neutral  philgoddard: Your answer says suspension, but your reference says chassis. I believe chassis is the only possible answer here - it's DCC, not DSC.
1 hr
  -> Hi Phil, if you read on you will see that it is referred to as "adaptive suspension control system". :)
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
(dynamic) chassis (control)


Explanation:
As with your question yesterday about cornering lights, they've given the French and the English in the same sentence. So you already have your answer!

Grâce au réglage adaptatif du train roulant (DCC)...
http://www.skoda.lu/models/kodiaq/kodiaq-sportline

philgoddard
United States
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Reference comments


2 hrs
Reference: See illustration

Reference information:
This may help: http://www.granddictionnaire.com/ficheOqlf.aspx?Id_Fiche=207... . Click om the illustration icon. It will show you a picture of a "train roulant" (which it translates as "running gear"). The illustration may help you determine whether your source text is referring to something like this or something else.


    Reference: http://www.granddictionnaire.com/Resultat.aspx
Marco Solinas
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PRO pts in category: 27
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