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    DSM Acronyms/Abbreviations

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    DSM Acronyms/Abbreviations

    Post by AJracer33a on Thu Feb 16, 2012 10:39 pm

    This may be very beneficial for newbies as well as some of the experienced DSM'ers.

    1G- First Generation DSM's (90-94)

    1GA- 90-91 DSM's

    1GB- 92-94 DSM's

    2G- Second Generation DSM's (95-99)

    2GA- 95-96 DSM's

    2GB- 97-99 DSM's

    ABS-
    Anti-lock Braking System

    A/C- Air Conditioning

    AFPR- Adjustable Fuel Pressure Regulator

    AFR- Air Fuel Ratio

    AWD- All Wheel Drive

    AWHP-
    All Wheel Horse Power

    AWS- All Wheel Steering

    BCS- Boost Control Solenoid

    BFH- Big Fucking Hammer

    BHP- Brake Horse Power

    BISS- Base Idle Set Screw

    BOV- Blow Off Valve aka Bypass valve

    BS- Balance Shaft

    BSEK- Balance Shaft Elimination Kit

    BTDC- Before Top Dead Center

    CAS- Cam Angle Sensor

    CPS-
    Crankshaft Position Sensor

    COP- Coil On Plug

    CTS- Coolant Temp Sensor

    DIY- Do It Yourself

    DOHC- Dual Over-Head Camshaft

    DSM- Diamond Star Motors

    ECU-
    Engine Control Unit

    EGT-
    Exhaust Gas Temperature

    EGR-
    Exhaust Gas Recirculator

    EMS- Engine Management System

    EPROM-
    Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory

    ESD- Eat Sleep DSM

    E.T.- Elapsed Time (Term used in Drag Racing)

    EVC-
    Electronic Valve Control

    EVO- Mitsubishi Evolution

    EWG- External Wastegate

    FCD- Fuel-Cut Defencer

    FIAV- Fast Idle Air Valve

    FIC- Fuel Injector Clinic

    FMIC- Front Mount Intercooler

    FP- Forced Performance

    FP- Fuel Pressure

    FP- Fuel Pump

    FPR- Fuel Pressure Regulator

    FPS- Fuel Pressure Solenoid

    FWD- Front-Wheel Drive

    GS- Grand Sport (NA Eclipse model trim)

    GST- Grand Sport Turbo (FWD turbo Eclipse model trim)

    GSX- Grand Sport Turbo AWD (AWD turbo Eclipse model trim)

    HDR- Home Depot Racing

    HP- Horse Power

    IAC- Idle Air Control

    IAT- Intake Air Temperature

    IC- Intercooler

    ICP- Intercooler Pipe/Piping

    ISC- Idle Speed Controller

    IWG- Internal Wastegate

    JDM- Japanese Domestic Market

    KS- Knock Sensor

    LICP- Lower Intercooler Pipe/Piping

    LSD- Limited-Slip Differential

    MAF/MAS- Mass-Air-flow Sensor

    MAF-T- Mass Air Flow Translator

    MBC- Manual Boost Controller

    MIVEC- Mitsu VTAK

    MPH- Miles Per Hour

    NA/NT- Naturally Aspirated (Non-turbo)

    OBD- On-Board Diagnostics

    OBD2- On-Board Diagnostics II

    PC- Powder Coat(ing)(ed)

    POT- Potentiometer (POT Mod)

    PSI- Per Square Inch or commonly used as acronym for the word "Pressure".

    RPM- Revolutions Per Minute

    RWD- Rear-Wheel Drive

    SAFC- Super Air Flow Converter

    SB/SBR- Slow Boy Racing

    SMIC- Side Mounted Intercooler

    SMIM- Sheet Metal Intake Manifold

    SOHC- Single Over-Head Camshaft

    TCU- Transmission Control Unit

    TDC- Top Dead Center

    T/E/L- Talon/Eclpse/Laser

    THROTTLE- The Helpful Resource of the Talons, Lasers, and Eclipses.

    TPS- Throttle Position Sensor

    TSI- Turbo Sport Injection

    TSB- Technical Service Bulletin

    TT- Twin Turbo

    UICP- Upper Ic Pipe/Piping

    VBC- Variable Boost Control

    VC- Valve Cover

    VPC- Vein Pressure Converter

    VR4- Vicious Real-time 4wd

    VTAK- Variable Transistor Accumulator Kinetisyser

    WG- Wastegate

    WGA- Wastegate Actuator

    WGS- Wastegate Solenoid

    WHP- Wheel Horse Power

    WOT- Wide-Open Throttle


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    Re: DSM Acronyms/Abbreviations

    Post by Shake_Zulla on Fri Feb 17, 2012 12:38 am

    Hey AJ, can we keep this open as an ever expanding list?


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    Re: DSM Acronyms/Abbreviations

    Post by AJracer33a on Fri Feb 17, 2012 12:54 am

    Works for me.


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    Re: DSM Acronyms/Abbreviations

    Post by Ev0Stev0 on Sun Jul 29, 2012 8:05 am

    needs a corrections....

    1ga is 90-91. 1gb is 92-94.


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    Re: DSM Acronyms/Abbreviations

    Post by cl1ckclack on Sun Jul 29, 2012 8:45 am

    correction: 2gb= 97-99
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    Re: DSM Acronyms/Abbreviations

    Post by AJracer33a on Sun Jul 29, 2012 6:25 pm

    Idk how the hell I made these mistakes haha. Prolly one of those late nights with no sleep.

    Thanks for proof-reading!


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    Re: DSM Acronyms/Abbreviations

    Post by 92tsifwd on Sun Aug 12, 2012 7:15 am

    VCE= Viscous Coupler Eliminator


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    Re: DSM Acronyms/Abbreviations

    Post by DsmMafia on Thu Feb 07, 2013 6:57 pm

    DSM - Definitely Spending Money =) lol

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    Re: DSM Acronyms/Abbreviations

    Post by Oobie on Fri May 10, 2013 11:53 pm

    BISS= Base Idle Set Screw
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    Re: DSM Acronyms/Abbreviations

    Post by AJracer33a on Sat May 11, 2013 1:10 pm

    Dont know how I messed that up haha. More of a discription than an acronym.


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    Re: DSM Acronyms/Abbreviations

    Post by 92tsifwd on Sat May 11, 2013 1:46 pm

    I like the DSM acronym


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