What is another word for sparking plug?

3 synonyms found


[ spˈɑːkɪŋ plˈʌɡ], [ spˈɑːkɪŋ plˈʌɡ], [ s_p_ˈɑː_k_ɪ_ŋ p_l_ˈʌ_ɡ]

Synonyms for Sparking plug:

How to use "Sparking plug" in context?

With the advent of electric cars and trucks, many people are asking what the difference is between a spark plug and an electric spark plug. Here is a general description of each type of plug and the benefits of using each:

Spark plugs are the standard in gasoline-powered engines. A spark plug creates an electric spark that ignites the fuel-air mixture in the engine. Diesel engines use a similar plug called a diesel glow plug.

Electric spark plugs are becoming more common because they offer several benefits over spark plugs. Electric spark plugs don't require a ignition coil; they create a spark simply by relying on the electricity in the battery.

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