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English translation: Kfz-Versicherung

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German term or phrase:motor vehicle insurance
English translation:Kfz-Versicherung
Entered by: Mats Wiman
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19:47 Nov 8, 2000
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
German term or phrase: Motor vehicle insurance acronyms
Can anyone please tell me what KH and PS stand for in the following table entries

Versicherung: Kraftfahrtversicherung
KH- und Fahrzeugversicherung)

Deckungssumme: KH-unbegrenzt (12,5 Mio. DM bei PS)
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KH=Kfz-Haftplichtversicherung=automobile liability insurance, PS=Personenschaden=personal injury
Explanation:
otherwise PS=Pferdestärke=horse power rating

useful URL: www.pvav.de
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Mats Wiman
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Local time: 19:31
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naKH=Kfz-Haftplichtversicherung=automobile liability insurance, PS=Personenschaden=personal injury
Mats Wiman
naKH - KraftfahrzeughaftpflichtUlrike Lieder


  

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KH - Kraftfahrzeughaftpflicht


Explanation:
which is listed as "Coverage - Liability Limits" on my auto insurance policy (which just happens to sit on my desk as it's being renewed next month).

PS - Personenschaden - physical injury or personal injury acc. to Romain. My insurance policy reads: "Coverage - Bodily Injury" and "Coverage - Medical Payments"

HTH!

Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 10:31
Native speaker of: German
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KH=Kfz-Haftplichtversicherung=automobile liability insurance, PS=Personenschaden=personal injury


Explanation:
otherwise PS=Pferdestärke=horse power rating

useful URL: www.pvav.de


    13 years in Germany
Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 19:31
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 1498
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Many thanks for your help and sorr
y for tardiness in showing appreciation

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