This list of commonly used acronyms is linked to the FAQ.
Please add what you can. I would like to make it as complete as possible.
2WD - two wheel drive 4FT - four wheel drive full time 4LO - four wheel drive low 4PT - four wheel drive part time 4WD - four wheel drive AAL - add a leaf ACC - accessory ACM - airbag control module ABS - antilock braking system AECM - airbag electronic control module ARB - Anthony Ronald Brown ASDM - airbag system diagnostic module ATF - automatic transmission fluid AVG ECO - average fuel economy BB - budget boost BCM - body control module CAB - controller antilock brake CAL - calibration CCD - Chrysler collision detection (vehicle communications bus) CMTC - compass/mini-trip computer (module) CPS - crankshaft position sensor CV - constant velocity [joint] DAB - driver airbag DC - Daimler Chrysler DDM - driver door module DLC - data link connector (same as EDC) DRB - Digital Readout Box DRL - daylight running lights DS - death shake (same as DW) DTE - distance to empty DW - death wobble (same as DS) ECO - intantaneous fuel economy ECU - engine control unit (same as ECM) ECM - engine control module (same as ECU) EDC - engine diagnostic connector (same as DLC) EFI - electronic fuel injection EGR - exhaust gas recirculation ET - elapsed time FIPK - fuel injection performance kit HVAC - heater, ventilation, air condition IAC - idle air control [valve] IFS - independant front suspension IOD - ignition off-draw JTEC - Jeep truck engine controller (PCM) LA - long arm LCA - lower control arm (same as LSA) LD - left door LR - left rear LSA - lower suspension arm (same as LCA) LSD - limited slip differential MAP - manifold absolute pressure MET - metric MIC - mechanical instrument cluster MSTM - memory seat module MTR - motor MUX - multiplexed NP - new process (same as NV) NV - new venture (same as NP) ODO - odometer OME - Old Man Emu PAB - passenger airbag PCM - powertrain control module PDC - power distribution center PDM - passenger door module PTC - positive temperature coefficient RA - Road Armor RD - right door RE - Rubicon Express RKE - remote keyless entry RR - right rear SYE - slip yoke eliminator TB - throttle body TBS - throttle body spacer TC - transfer case TCM - transmission control module TPS - throttle position sensor TSB - technical service bulletin UCA - upper control arm (same as USA) USA - upper suspension arm (same as UCA) US/M - U.S. to metric [button] VC - viscous coupler VF - vacuum flourescent display VIC - vehicle information center VIN - vehicle identification number VSS - vehicle speed sensor VTSS - vehicle theft security system WOT - wide open throttle
Black 1996 5.2L ZJ Limited
__________________ Doug When all is said and done, more is said than done. Platinum '97 ZJ LTD, I6 (see profile) Paid for! Links:Kevin (AKA KOR) for ZJ & WJ stuff, Kolak for performance stuff. I6 performance info at Dino's jeep 4.0 performance site
Other stuff: Kevin's Roof Rack. KOR sliders, Bored 62mm TB, Blaupunkt Bermuda w/ ipod, Brembo Slotted rotors,
OME steering stabilizer, H4 headlight upgrade...
Charlie is not seeing if he can do the Spring over axle. Don't confuse him like that.
00 4.7 Laredo...KYB gas shocks, ADDCO rear sway bar and Firestone Destination tires.
08 Z71 Suburban, front leveling kit with rear spacers. 285/65 18s Nitto TerraGrappler G2s
94 5.9 Laredo 6.5 RE lift with 35 Maxxis Bighorns
and 33 Bridgestone Duelers
Detroit and true trac
Red Jeep Club Member
Texas Jeep Owner #6
USN Jeep Club #4 http://www.kevinsoffroad.com/