Glossary of Auto Terms

DriverSide's Car Dictionary has the most comprehensive definitions of automotive terms. This auto glossary can help you decipher what your mechanic is fixing and what the purpose or function of the particular auto part or accessory is for. We have taken the mystery out of automotive service jargon, so that you don't have to.


Power Booster

A device that uses engine vacuum to assist in braking.

See Also:
Hydraulic Brakes
Brake Calipers
Splash Shield
Brake Shoes
Brake Lining
Brake Drums
Master Cylinder
Brake Lines

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