fuel shutoff

fuel shutoff

[′fyül ‚shəd‚ȯf]
(aerospace engineering)
The action of shutting off the flow of liquid fuel into a combustion chamber or of stopping the combustion of a solid fuel.
The event or time marking this action.
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At shutdown, drivers are supposed to pull out-and leave out-the fuel shutoff lever.
Electric power-assisted steering, battery management, fast engine warm-up and aggressive deceleration fuel shutoff all combine to improve drive dynamics and save fuel.
The fuel shutoff valve and throttle also break if you're not careful.
Fuel shutoff: The 2011 Edge employs an aggressive deceleration fuel shutoff control system, which shuts off the engine when the customer doesn't command engine torque - such as decelerating at freeway speeds.
The problem could be caused by an accidentally closed fuel shutoff valve.
7-liter V6 engine employs several fuel-efficient strategies that also improve performance, including twin independent variable camshaft timing (Ti-VCT), aggressive deceleration fuel shutoff and battery management
You'll never know when you'll need the fuel tanker's emergency fuel shutoff system.
Fiesta features several fuel-saving technologies including its PowerShift automatic transmission, Twin Independent Variable Camshaft Timing, Electric Power Assist Steering, aggressive deceleration fuel shutoff and enhanced aerodynamics
Drivers, you can't be pushy when it comes to the fuel shutoff lever on your Bradley or MLRS.
The Parker fluid mechanical equipment will provide the control valves for fuel shutoff, isolation, emergency shutoff, and venting air in and out of the tanks.
The company will quickly introduce technologies to further eliminate energy waste in vehicle systems by improving powertrain warm-up time, using vehicle control technologies like aggressive fuel shutoff during vehicle deceleration, and reducing engine workload through better battery recharging systems.
Whittaker will provide to Korean Aerospace Industries (KAI) the hydraulic shutoff valve, the main fuel shutoff valve and the high temperature pneumatic bleed valve for the T-50.