Glossary “UVW” Definition:
Unloaded Vehicle Weight. The weight of a vehicle as built at the factory with full fuel, engine oil and coolants. It does not include cargo, fresh water, LP gas, occupants, or dealer installed accessories.
Glossary “UV light” Definition:
That portion of the light spectrum beyond violet.
Glossary “UTQG” Definition:
Uniform Tire Quality Grading. Information required by the DOT to be molded into the sidewall of each tire to provide information relating to tread wear, traction, and temperature ratings.
Glossary “U-tube” Definition:
Term used for manomometer.
Glossary “UV” Definition:
Glossary “utility knife” Definition:
Hand tool with a retractable blade, used for cutting and trimming.
Glossary “used car value sources” Definition:
A used car price guide.
Glossary “user friendly” Definition:
A computer, computer program, or equipment that is easy to use by an inexperienced person.
Glossary “username” Definition:
Name used to gain access to a computer system
Glossary “utility body” Definition:
Cargo bed of a pickup or truck that includes compartmental storage for parts and tools.
Glossary “USB” Definition:
Universal Serial Bus: a new external bus standard that supports data transfer rates of 12 Mbps (12 million bits per second )
Glossary “USC measurements” Definition:
1). Term used for United States Customary System. 2). Standard English system of measurement.
Glossary “USCS” Definition:
An acronym for United States Customary System.
Glossary “used car price guide” Definition:
Either of several periodically published sources, generally available at libraries, for the used-car buyer or seller to determine the retail and wholesale value of a vehicle in the regional marketplace.
Glossary “USAC” Definition:
United States Auto Club.
Glossary “U.S.” Definition:
An acronym for United States.
Glossary “USA” Definition:
United States of America.
Glossary “URL” Definition:
Uniform Resource Locator; the global address of documents and other resources on the World Wide Web.
Glossary “US” Definition:
Acronym for undersize.
Glossary “upstream blower” Definition:
Blower arranged in the duct system so as to push air through the heater and/or A/C core(s).