Auto Idle

Auto Idle

A facility provided by some Intel clock doubled microprocessors where the internal clock can be slowed to the external clock rate while the processor is waiting for data from memory, returning to full speed as soon as the data arrives.

See also System Management Mode.
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A new Auto Idle Shutdown function helps reduce idle time as well as operating costs.
In addition, operators are able to program time-specific functions, such as auto shutdown and auto idle.
An Auto Idle Shutdown reduces idle time and saves fuel, while a variable traction control system and modulated clutch system provide optimal tractive effort for various ground conditions.
Some new features include Auto Shift travel, Auto Idle, and fingertip controls, all available on a single unit.
The machine is started with the engine control switch, which also allows selection between auto idle and high-speed lock.
6 gross horsepower direct-injection Kubota diesel engine features single-side servicing and includes an auto idle feature that conserves fuel and reduces noise level.
Additional features include: a blade float feature that enables operators to smoothly grade, level or backfill materials; an auto-shift drive system that automatically transitions the machine between high range and low range; and auto idle to help reduce fuel consumption.
Operators who properly use engine idle management, engine idle shutdown and engine auto idle eliminate inefficient RPM usage, reduce machine wear and increase fuel efficiency.
A new Operator Identification System reports key operating information for multiple operators and a new Auto Idle Shutdown function helps reduce idle time.
The SCX1000A-3 also functions auto idle start/stop technology.
It also features Auto Idle, which automatically reduces engine idle speeds after 30 seconds to save on fuel.
6 gross horsepower direct-injection Kubota diesel engine that features single-side servicing, this machine includes an auto idle feature that conserves fuel and reduces noise level.