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Old 02-06-2006, 09:38 AM   #1
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Is there a thread in Forum thatís a Glossary that spells out all the abbreviated terms which tends to drive Newbies nuts.


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Old 02-06-2006, 09:45 AM   #2
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Like WOT?
Which took the longest time to soak in but I think it's Wide Open Throttle?!
There oughta be a glossary if there isn't one!
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Old 02-06-2006, 10:00 AM   #3
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there is none, but we could start one..

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Old 02-06-2006, 10:02 AM   #4
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Yeah post up what your wondering about and suggestions and I'll put one up in the Member's FAQ and Information archive......

Post any you can think of and I'll compile a list........

Probably include typical 'chat lingo' ones also that are relevant.....
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FMIC = Front Mounted Intercooler
TB = Throttle Body
2K IM = 2000 Intake Manifold
WOT = Wide Open Throttle
TDC = Top Dead Center
BDC = Bottom Dead Center
UPD = Underdrive Pully
FAQ = Frequently Asked Questions
FR = Ford Racing
AFR = Air Fuel Ratio
MAF = Mass Air Flow
WHP = Wheel Horsepower
WTQ = Wheel Torque
FWHP = Front Wheel Horsepower
RWHP = Rear Wheel Horsepower
FF = Focus Fanatics
FJ = Focal Jet

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Old 02-06-2006, 10:35 AM   #7
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jrsc = Jackson Racing Supercharger
bbk = Big Boost Kit
cat = Catalytic Converter
orp = Off-Road Pipe
sts - Short Throw Shifter
fp = Flex Pipe
diy = Do It Yourself



just a few more to add...
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TMIC = Top mounted Intercooler
BHP = break horsepower
WHP = wheel horsepower
TQ = torque
AFAIK = as far as I know
IMO = in my opinion
RTFM = read the f. manual


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couple I do not know:

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