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spark plug

One who energizes others with one's ideas and positive personality. Primarily heard in US. Kelly was the spark plug the company needed to get their new project off the ground.
See also: plug, spark
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He also got spark plugs from the motor and threw them at other crocodiles.
AS we reported in that follow-up article, Champion's new aviation spark plugs represent a major design change.
You need to unplug all of the coils, not just from the spark plugs -- you need to unplug the connector that provides power to each coil.
With demand on the increase, more spark plugs were needed.
The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global Spark Plugs market for the period 2015-2019.
I talked with Dave Buckshaw, Technical Trainer for Autolite Spark Plugs, to get the skinny on the latest spark plug technologies.
Hardly anybody, it seems, sets out to collect antique spark plugs.
The new design spark plugs will be jointly developed by the technical teams from both the businesses and produced at the Unison manufacturing plant in Jacksonville, Florida.
This material enables the center electrode to be made 40 percent thinner than that of conventional nickel spark plugs.
The single Bench of the high court had earlier restrained TVS from manufacturing, marketing and selling 125 cc motorcycle TVS Flame after Bajaj Auto had raised objections on the ground that it constituted a violation of its patent rights over the twin spark plugs technology.
Popular Mechanics magazine has recognised Bosch Spark Plugs as its favourite spark plug brand in its 2009 Reader's Choice Awards.
The gasoline engine works through the ignition of vaporized gasoline with sparks from spark plugs.
In addition to acting as a corporate sponsor for the third consecutive season, DENSO will continue to support Panasonic Toyota Racing through the supply of spark plugs, radiators, oil-coolers and alternators to the F1 car.
recently announced that its Pulstar pulse plug prototype has demonstrated improved fuel efficiency in testing when compared with conventional spark plugs.