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Acronyms

I was thinking, we deal with tons of acronyms/abbreviations/etc.

VP44: Injection pump found on 98.5-02 Dodge Cummins
T/C: Torque Converter
TCC: Torque Converter Clutch
V/B: Valve Body
ISB: Interact System "B"
QSB: Quantum System "B"
HO: High Output engine
SO: Standard Output engine
ETH: HO engine
ETC: SO engine
47RE: Automatic transmission found behind the Dodge Cummins (& v10) 96-03? 04?
47RH: Automatic Transmission found behind the Dodge Cummins (& v10) 94-95
NV4500: 5 Speed Manual found behind the Dodge Cummins (& v10) 94-03?
NV5600: 6 Speed Manual found behind the Dodge Cummins 1999.5-2004
DEE: NV5600
CAD: Center Axle Disconnect
ATF: Automatic Transmission Fluid (or Alcohol Tobacco & Firearms)
MPG: Miles Per Gallon
CTD: Cummins Turbo Diesel
BHAF: Big Honkin' Air Filter
KDP: Killer Dowel Pin
DRW: Dual Real Wheels
SRW: Single Real Wheels
FASS: Most common replacement fuel pump on Dodge Cummins
L O L : Laugh Out Loud or Legs of Lamb
OBD: On Board Diagnostics
DTC: Diagnostic Trouble Code
ECM: Engine Control Module
PCM: Powertrain Control Module
APPS: Acceleration Pedal Position Sensor
MIL: Malfunction Indicator Lamp
RPM: Engine Rotations Per Minute

That's all I can think of right now, help me add more to this list,be a good thing to copy and paste for newbs.

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CEL: check engine light.
CPS: crank position sensor

Thats a good start phily and I'm sure it will be helpful to some people.
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D70: Rear axle found on 2500 Dodge's
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IAT - Intake Air Temperature
MAP - Manifold Air Pressure
ECT - Engine Coolant Temperature
VP44 - 24V 2nd Injection pump (Hold shift key and type VP$$ - Very Pricey pump!)
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Think we've left out an important one.
EGT: Exhaust Gas Temperature.
DP: Is either Down pipe, or Drive pressure, so look at context.
IC: Intercooler
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TDTC- Triple Disc Torque Converter
DD- Dual Disc (Clutch)

I use those quite a bit myself...

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TDTC- Triple Disc Torque Converter
DD- Dual Disc (Clutch)

I use those quite a bit myself...

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What's your abbreviation for the ATS TC then?

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Come on guys let hold to the thread topic and keep out of personal comments please...
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BHAF- Big Honkin Air Filter
OD- Over Drive
OEM- Original Equipment Manufacturer
WOT- Wide Open Throttle

Im at the bottom of the barrell...

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Come on guys let hold to the thread topic and keep out of personal comments please...
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