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RUFLEUCHTE

English translation: SIGNAL LAMP

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German term or phrase:RUFLEUCHTE
English translation:SIGNAL LAMP
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10:50 Nov 26, 2013
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German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks
German term or phrase: RUFLEUCHTE
Ersatzteile MERCEDES-BENZ Q75520070000 RUFLEUCHTE
Bin Tiede
Germany
Local time: 21:42
SIGNAL LAMP
Explanation:
http://www.mercedes-catalog.by/originalparts/price/page_6120...
Selected response from:

Lancashireman
United Kingdom
Local time: 20:42
Grading comment
Many thanks!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
3 +5SIGNAL LAMPLancashireman
Summary of reference entries provided
Types of automotive lighting/lamps
Helen Shiner

  

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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +5
SIGNAL LAMP


Explanation:
http://www.mercedes-catalog.by/originalparts/price/page_6120...

Lancashireman
United Kingdom
Local time: 20:42
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 363
Grading comment
Many thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Marina Stubinski
2 mins

agree  Richard Stephen: Nice reference
24 mins

agree  Denisa Ströhmer
1 hr

agree  Ramey Rieger: Bright and shiny
1 hr

disagree  SinnerAtta: There is no indication of the function of this lamp. "Signal" is about an ambiguous as "Schraube". What does the signal do/mean/signify? "Ruffleuchte" sounds more like "call light/lamp", such as a lamp that alerts the drive to an incoming call (telephone)
5 hrs
  -> Calling Mercedes! What does this signal do/mean/signify? Why have you designated it thus?

agree  Cilian O'Tuama: if that's what they call it, that's what they call it
14 hrs

neutral  Johanna Timm, PhD: The translations offered for German parts in the referenced Russian site are not convincing, cp.:LICHTBAND AM FAHRERTISCH= TAPE/BAND; agree with sinneratta on the meaning of Rufleuchte
16 hrs

agree  Helen Shiner: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Mercedes-560SEC-86-91-Corner-Light...
1 day2 hrs
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Reference comments


1 day2 hrs
Reference: Types of automotive lighting/lamps

Reference information:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Automotive_lighting#Conspicuity...

Full article: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Automotive_lighting#Conspicuity...

Helen Shiner
United Kingdom
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
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