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Ventilschutz

English translation: valve guard

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German term or phrase:Ventilschutz
English translation:valve guard
Entered by: Sven Petersson
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07:07 Dec 9, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Ventilschutz
1 Ventilschutz fehlte auf einer Felge.
The vehicle being talked about is a tractor and I presume the 'Felge' is a wheel rim. What would the 'Ventilschutz' be?
Julie Neill
Spain
Local time: 19:19
valve guard
Explanation:
I think it is more likely to be a guard if it's on the wheel rim.
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Rolf Bueskens
Local time: 05:19
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Summary of answers provided
navalve guardRolf Bueskens
navalve cap
Tom Funke


  

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1 hr
valve cap


Explanation:
Probably an informal synonym for Ventilkappe / Ventilstaubkappe
= valve cap [protecting the air valve of the tire, as on a car or bicycle]

Wyhlidal, Kraftfahrzeugtechnisches Wörterbuch ISBN 3-923195-01-X


    see above
Tom Funke
Local time: 13:19
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 2419
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13 hrs
valve guard


Explanation:
I think it is more likely to be a guard if it's on the wheel rim.


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Rolf Bueskens
Local time: 05:19
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 544
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