gearchange
noun Date: 1927 British gearshift

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • gearchange — gearˈ change or gearˈchange noun 1. A change of gear 2. The mechanism with which one changes gear • • • Main Entry: ↑gear …   Useful english dictionary

  • gearchange cables — British term for shifting cables used to operate gears in some transmissions. In most vehicles rods and joints are used because cables tend to stretch …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • gearchange linkage — A system of rods and joints used to operate the gearbox. British term for shifter linkage …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • gearchange mechanism — A system of rods and joints used to operate the gearbox. British term for shifter mechanism …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • column gearchange — See steering column gearchange …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • central gearchange — The usual arrangement with the gear lever in the center of the floor …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • dashboard gearchange — British term for dash shifter …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • floor gearchange — A gear shifter on the floor usually on the center console …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • steering column gearchange — See column shifter …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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