llanta de aleación

10:43 Jan 26, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
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Spanish term or phrase: llanta de aleación
Car accessory/part
keith


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naAlloy wheels
Ivan Sanchez
naAlloy Rim
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Alloy Rim


Explanation:
In Mexico for some strange reason llantas is used for tires, and "rin" (straight from English I suppose) is used for the rim. However, the proper translation of rim is llanta.

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1 day 5 hrs
Alloy wheels


Explanation:
Normally, magnesium/aluminum for lightness. In car dealer's 'slang' they only mention 'wheels' in extras list, and the client knows the meaning (alloy).
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