caliper - Part of the disc brake system. When you press the brake, brake fluid flows through the calipers, pushing the brake pads against the rotors to slow/stop your car.
calipers - Part of the disc brake system. When you press the brake, brake fluid flows through the calipers, pushing the brake pads against the rotors to slow/stop your car.
Camshaft - When cams are fastened around a shaft to help operate valves within the engine.
Carburetor - A device in an internal combustion engine for mixing air with a fine spray of liquid fuel.
Choke - On older carbureted engines, a device which limits the amount of air which enters the carburetor, thus controlling the air/fuel mixture.
Clutch - On manual transmissions, the clutch is a mechanical device--operated by the clutch pedal--that engages and disengages the engine from the transmission so that you can change gears.
Continuously Variable Transmission -
Coupe - A car with a fixed roof and two doors.
CPO - A certified pre-owned car or CPO is a type of used car. Most often late-model, they differ from other used cars by having been inspected, refurbished, and certified by a manufacturer or other certifying authority. They also typically include an extended warranty, special financing, and additional benefits.
Crankshaft - The crankshaft is located in the engine of a vehicle and converts the force created by the engine's pistons moving up and down into a force that moves the wheels in a circular motion so the car can go forward.
CUVs - Crossover Utility Vehicle (CUV), is a vehicle built on a car platform and combining, in highly variable degrees, features of a sport utility vehicle (SUV) with features from a passenger vehicle, especially those of a station wagon or hatchback.