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"Himmel"

English translation: inside roof lining

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German term or phrase:Himmel
English translation:inside roof lining
Entered by: Elisa Capelão
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19:12 Aug 22, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks
German term or phrase: "Himmel"
How should I translate "Himmel" in the following context?

Die Anlage befindet sich in sauberem Zustand.
Das Tropfenauffangblech ("Himmel") ist sorgfältig eingebaut.
Die Kondesatrohre sind ordnungsgemäss eingebaut.
Die Temperaturfühler sind nicht beschädigt........
Elisa Capelão
Local time: 09:59
inside roof lining
Explanation:
Himmel is translated as inside roof lining as it pertains to automobiles. I think the word is used in quotation marks because it is normally used for cars.
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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 03:59
Grading comment
Many thanks to both colleagues! Sorry for delay in grading but work is just pouring over me.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +2headlinerKevin Fulton
na +1inside roof lining
Kim Metzger


  

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5 mins peer agreement (net): +1
inside roof lining


Explanation:
Himmel is translated as inside roof lining as it pertains to automobiles. I think the word is used in quotation marks because it is normally used for cars.

Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 03:59
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 563
Grading comment
Many thanks to both colleagues! Sorry for delay in grading but work is just pouring over me.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Marcus Malabad: yep!
3 mins
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43 mins peer agreement (net): +2
headliner


Explanation:
This is somewhat more common that "roofliner."


    30 years in the Motor City
    WYhlidahl, Kraftfahrzeugtechnisches W'buch
Kevin Fulton
United States
Local time: 04:59
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 58

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sven Petersson
1 hr

agree  bhpirch
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