liquid-cooled engine


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liquid-cooled engine

[′lik·wəd ¦küld ′en·jən]
(mechanical engineering)
An internal combustion engine with a jacket cooling system in which liquid, usually water, is circulated to maintain acceptable operating temperatures of machine parts.

liquid-cooled engine

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A reciprocating engine cooled by liquids such as water, alcohol, and ethylene glycol.
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Each model features a smooth-running, liquid-cooled engine with electronic fuel injection, and its been our experience they'll run practically forever with a clean air filter and regular oil changes.
From the first twist of the throttle, the liquid-cooled engine is raring to go.
Suzuki's 2005 KingQuad 700 (www.suzukicycles.com; (800) 828-7433) 4.6-gallon fuel tank will conquer the meanest trails you can find, thanks to its powerful 695cc, dual overhead cam (DOHC), single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine. Other features include Suzuki's QuadMatic CVT-type automatic transmission, a fender-mounted gate-type gearshift with high/low forward ranges plus neutral and reverse.
It is equipped with a 124cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine, coupled with a six-speed gearbox.
For most applications, we're of the opinion putting a liquid-cooled engine on a personal airplane is akin to cooling a submarine with air.
Its low-friction Enhanced Smart Power eSP 153cc, liquid-cooled engine is even more efficient than before, and a larger, 2.1-gallon fuel tank helps give it greater range between fill-ups too.
Powered by 375cc single-cylinder liquid-cooled engine, which can pump a power of 45 PS and a torque of 35Nm, KTM RC 390 is expected to carry fairing-mounted windshield and split seats.
Pratt & Whitney was the brainchild of the president of Wright Aeronautical, Frederick Rentschler, who saw the future of aviation lying in the air-cooled radial, not the liquid-cooled engine as his board wanted.
Those used to four-cylinder machines may be in for a shock when starting the engine with that traditional V-twin, lumpy tickover and noisy clatter from the liquid-cooled engine.
The model will be equipped with a 296 cc parallel-twin cylinder, liquid-cooled engine that generates 39 PS of power at 11,000 rpm and 27 Nm of torque at 10,000 rpm.
The bike is powered by a 4-stroke, inline-four 806cc liquid-cooled engine, which generates a maximum power output of 113 bhp 8.46 kgm torque.

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