Automotive Abbreviation Guide

The auto industry uses hundreds of abbreviations
GPS is an abbreviation for Global Positioning System
RKE is an abbreviation for Remote Keyless Entry

abbreviationThe automotive industry uses hundreds of abbreviations. With new technology coming out on a regular basis, the list keeps growing and it can be hard to keep up. We have created an abbreviation guide to make it easier for you to decode the most commonly used acronyms:


ABS – Anti-Lock Brakes
AIS – Automatic Idle Speed
Alt. – Alternator
A/T – Automatic Transmission
ATC – Automatic Temperature Control
ATF - Automatic Transmission Fluid
AWD – All Wheel Drive
AXOD – Automatic Transaxle …

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