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he condition that causes vapour locking in a brake system is A. B. C. D.

overheating of the fluid due to frequent brake application overcooling of the brakes during high speed driving keeping the vehicle without use for an extended period an excessively high engine speed on a downhill road

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The portion of a crankshaft which rests on cylinder block is called main journal. A. Yes B. No

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A baffle plate is fitted inside the oil pan to prevent the oil from splashing when it is subjected to vibration and other movement during vehicle operation. A. True B. False

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The motion of the cam is transferred to the valves through A. B. C. D. pistons rocker arms camshaft pulley valve stems

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Which of the following symptom is caused as a result of brake disc run out ? A. B. Ineffectiveness of the brakes Judder during braking

C. D. 6.

Localized wearing of the brake pads Rapid wearing of the brake pads

If the engine coolant leaks into the engine oil, then engine oil A. B. C. D. appears milky becomes foamy turns black none of these

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The function of an alternator in an automobile is to A. B. C. D. supply electric power convert mechanical energy into electrical energy continually recharge the battery partly convert engine power into electric power

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A clutch is usually designed to transmit maximum torque which is A. B. C. D. equal to the maximum engine torque 80 per cent of the maximum engine torque 150 per cent of the maximum engine torque none of these

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What type of bearing is used for main bearings and connecting rod bearings ? A. B. C. Ballbearings Plain bearings Needle roller bearing

D.

Taper roller bearing

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 10. It is necessary to maintain the valve clearances as they A. B. C. D. reduce the resistance to sliding that occurs between the cam and the tappet allow for lengthening of the valves owing to the heat of combustion increase the speed at which the valves move up and down make the crankshaft turn smoothly

11. Incorrect steering axis inclination (S.A.I.) causes A. B. C. D. tendency to assume toe-out orientation generation of a braking effect at tight corners poor recovery of the steering wheel after making a turn the vehicle to pull to the side of lesser inclination

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 12. In a unit type body (frameless body) design, the sheet metal parts are welded together, forming a frame work to which outer skin is attached. A. True B. False

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 13. The torque available at the contact between driving wheels and road is known as A. B. C. D. brake effort tractive effort clutch effort none of these

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 14. A traction control system (TCS) in automobiles controls the A. B. vibrations on the steering wheel engine power during acceleration

C. D.

torque that is transmitted by the tyres to the road surface stopping distance in case of emergency

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 15. In radial tyres A. one ply layer runs diagonally one way and another layer runs diagonally the other way all plies run parallel to one another and vertical to tyre bead inner tubes are always used none of these

B. C. D.

16. The oil pump is driven by the A. B. C. D. camshaft alternator shaft crankshaft via drive belt crankshaft directly

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 17. In a spark plug, when the temperature of the central electrode exceeds a certain temperature, any carbon that has adhered will be burnt off, and the temperature at which this burning off carbon starts is referred to as the self cleaning temperature. A. Correct B. Incorrect

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 18. The flywheel and the pressure plate bind the clutch disc between them so that the engine and the transmission can be engaged. A. Yes B. No

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 19. The vehicle ride will be comfortable if A. B. unsprung mass is kept minimum sprang mass is kept minimum

C. D.

vehicle mass is kept minimum all of these

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 20. The main function of intake manifold is that it A. B. C. D. promotes the mixture of air and fuel reduces intake noise cools the intake air to a suitable temperature distributes intake air equally to the cylinders

21. Positive camber is used to compensate for wheels tilting inward due to the weight of the vehicle. A. Yes B. No

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 22. In automobiles G.V.W. refers to A. B. C. D. gross vehicle width gross vehicle weight gross vehicle wheel base gross vehicle wheel track

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 23. The firing order for an in-line four cylinder I.C. engine is A. C. 1-2-3-4 1-2-4-3 B. D. 1-3-4-2 1-3-2-4

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 24. In a ventilated disc brake, A. B. C. a duct directs air towards the caliper for cooling while the vehicle is moving caliper is covered with cooling fins disc contains many small holes for optimum cooling performance

D.

disc contains radial vanes between its rubbing surfaces for optimum cooling performance

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 25. The effect of having excess camber is A. B. C. D. excessive steering alignment torque hard steering too much traction uneven tyre wear

26. If the air-fuel mixture in a spark ignition engine is too rich, then air-fuel ratio is about A. C. 17:1 13:1 B. D. 15:1 10:1

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 27. The advantage of double-wishbone suspension design is that a large amount of freedom is available for setting geometry and precise settings can be made for driving comfort and steerability, A. Correct B. Incorrect

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 28. The co-efficient of rolling resistance for a truck weighing 63 500 N is 0.018. The rolling resistance to the truck is A. B. C. D. 1.143 N 11.43 N 114.3 N 1143 N

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 29. If the level of tension in the belt is too high, it can result in a loss of power or in bending of the rotating shaft or crankshaft. A. Correct B. Incorrect

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30. If the air-fuel mixture ignites before the spark takes place at spark plug, the condition is called A. C. detonation pre-ignition B. D. ignition rumble

31. The information provided by the oxygen (O2) sensor to the feedback control system is about the A. B. C. D. air-fuel ratio air temperature air flow speed exhaust gas volume

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 32. The diagram which shows the correct crank positions corresponding to the opening and closing of the valves, is known as A. B. C. D. indicator diagram axial force diagram valve timing diagram none of these

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 33. The difference between DOT 3 and DOT 4 brake fluids is A. B. DOT 4 fluid has a higher boiling point than DOT 3 fluid DOT 4 fluid has a lower boiling point than DOT 3 fluid DOT 3 and DOT 4 fluids have the same boiling point, but DOT 4 fluid has a longer service life DOT 4 fluid is more resistant to freezing than DOT 3 fluid

C.

D.

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 34. The battery is an electrochemical device, which means battery A. B. makes chemicals by mechanical means uses chemical action to provide electricity

C. D.

has curved plates instead of flat plates does not use an electrolyte

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 35. The operation of removing trapped air from the hydraulic braking system is known as A. C. trapping bleeding B. D. tapping cleaning

36. The aluminium alloy is used in cylinder blocks because A. B. C. D. it is lighter and have good heat dissipation characteristics material cost is low it does not require any cylinder liners the piston is also made of aluminium alloy

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 37. In a fuel injection system, the electronic control module (ECM) calculates the optimum fuelinjection volume for the engine condition based on the data received from the sensors, and injects this volume of fuel into the intake manifold at the optimum timing. A. Correct B. Incorrect

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 38. The tilting of the front wheels away from the vertical, when viewed from the front of the car, is called A. C. camber toe-in B. D. caster toe-out

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 39. The main function of the tread pattern on tyre is that A. the tread grooves pass air between the tyre and road surface, thereby preventing tyre from overheating the crests between the tread grooves absorb road noise in wet conditions, the tread grooves expel water that is drawn between the tyre and road surface

B.

C.

D.

the tread pattern protects the tyre's inner carcass from small stones and pieces of glass

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 40. The compression ratio in petrol engine is kept less than in Diesel engine because A. it makes petrol engines lighter higher or equivalent compression ratio in petrol engines is not possible due to preignition less compression ratio gives better performance it is just customary to have less compression ratio in petrol engines

B.

C. D.

41. The most commonly used supplementary restraint system (SRS) component is A. B. C. D. seat belt brake airbag steering

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 42. The natural gas is compressed in a CNG cylinder at a pressure of A. B. C. D. 200 bar 220 bar 250 bar 300 bar

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 43. The cetane rating of Diesel fuel is in the order of A. C. 25 70 B. D. 45 90

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 44. The air gap between the central electrode and ground (or side) electrode of a spark plug is around

A. B. C. D.

0.2 mm 0.5 mm 1 mm 1.5 mm

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 45. The cetane number of a Diesel fuel is a measure of A. B. C. D. volatility viscosity ignition quality delay peirod

46. The valve overlap in four stroke petrol engines is approximately A. C. 30 90 B. D. 60 120

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 47. The petrol engines are also known as A. B. C. D. spark ignition (S.I.) engines compression ignition (C.I.) engines steam engines none of these

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 48. Which of the following indicates a multigrade oil ? A. B. C. SAE 30 API SF SAE 20 W-50

D.

API 50

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 49. The coefficient of friction for the clutch facing is approximately A. C. 0.1 0.8 B. D. 0.4 1.2

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 50. The component that connects the steering rack to the knuckles is A. B. C. D. tie-rod sector gear pivot spline

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------1. The painting of automobiles is done to A. B. C. D. prevent rust from growing on the body improve its external appearance retain the characteristics of steel for long all of these

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The main task of a battery in automobiles is to A. B. supply electricity to the alternator act as a reservoir or stabilizer of electricity supply electricity to the vehicle's electrical system at all times while the engine is running supply a large amount of power to turn the starter motor when the engine is being started

C.

D.

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3.

The major purpose of an electronically-controlled automatic transmission is that this type of transmission A. B. C. D. eliminates gear clutches eliminates the gear shift lever reduces the number of automatic-transmission components reduces shift shock and achieves more efficient transmission of engine torque

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The connecting rods are generally made of __________ shaped cross-section. A. C. I L B. D. C H

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The anti-knock property of compression ignition engine fuel can be improved by adding A. B. C. D. tetraethyl lead trimethyl pentane amyl nitrate hexadecane

6.

The calorific value of petrol is about A. B. C. D. 36.5 - 38.5 MJ/kg 39.4 - 42.5 MJ/kg 42.7 - 43.5 MJ/kg 45.5 - 47 MJ/kg

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The ball joints are used on the tie-rod ends, because they A. B. reduce the amount of noise generated reduce the amount of sliding resistance

C. D.

can deal with movement of the suspension both vertically and in other directions improve the force transmission speed

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The air resistance to a car at 20 kmph is R. The air resistance at 40 kmph will be A. B. C. D. R 2R 4R 4 R2

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The size of engine cylinder is referred in terms of its A. B. C. D. diameter and bore displacement and efficiency bore and stroke bore and length

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 10. The purpose of a cylinder head gasket is to A. prevent the combustion gases from leaking from the joint between the cylinder block and the cylinder head prevent engine oil from going into combustion chamber removes impurities from cylinder head lubricating oil none of the above

B. C. D.

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 11. The function of a first compression ring (top ring) is that it A. B. increases the combustion temperature creates swirl

C.

maintains a seal and prevents the fuel leakage maintains a seal and prevents escape of burned gases and loss of pressure in the combustion chamber

D.

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 12. The number of exhaust manifolds in a V-6 engine are A. C. one four B. D. two eight

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 13. The driveshafts are connected to the differential and wheel hubs through universal joints because the universal joints A. absorb the vibrations transferred from the surface of the road compensate for variations in the relative positions of the differential and the wheels which result from bumpy road surfaces or other similar driving conditions. absorb any difference in speed between the left and right wheels when the vehicle is turning none of the above

B.

C.

D.

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 14. The function of antilock brake system (ABS) is that is A. B. C. D. reduces the stopping distance minimises the brake fade maintains directional control during braking by preventing the wheels from locking prevents nose dives during braking and thereby postpones locking of the wheels

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 15. A worm gear is used as the pinion for the rack and pinion type of steering gearbox, because it A. improves steering comfort when steering wheel is turned to effect small changes in the direction of forward motion allows the steering wheel to be turned by a greater amount when steering

B.

C. D.

makes the steering more responsive reduces the amount of kick-back for large steering angles

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 16. The braking control type traction control system (TCS) generally operates in the speed range of A. B. C. D. less than 20 kmph less than 40 kmph less than 60 kmph more than 60 kmph

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 17. If the spark plug deposit indicates black coating of soot, it indicates that the engine has been generally operating on A. B. C. D. too lean mixture stoichiometric mixture most economical mixture too rich mixture

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 18. The two rows of cylinders in a 'V' type engine are generally arranged at A. C. 45 90 B. D. 60 130

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 19. The crescent-shaped cavity on the piston head top surface is called as A. B. C. D. piston oil hole snap ring valve recess valve clearance

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 20. The octane rating of petrol commerically available is A. C. 85-95 100-110 B. D. 95-100 110-125

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 21. The stroke of an engine is the A. B. C. D. volume of the cylinder length of the connecting rod internal diameter of the cylinder distance between T.D.C. and B.D.C.

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 22. The function of a second ring is that it is a A. B. C. D. back up compression ring which will work in place of the top ring when it is broken compression ring and aids the top ring in sealing and cooling back up oil control ring which will work in place of the bottom ring when it is broken cushion ring which prevents piston slap and knock

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 23. The characteristic that is enhanced by the use of cylinder sleeves is A. B. C. D. cooling efficiency resistance to wear lubrication performance none of these

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 24. The differential ensures that each wheel is driven at a speed which corresponds to the distance it must travel around a corner, and it consequently prevents against excessive tyre wear. A. Agree B. Disagree

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 25. The rating of C.I. engine fuel (Diesel) is given by A. B. C. D. octane number performance number cetane number none of these

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 26. Which part of the automobile tyre is subjected to greatest flexing action ? A. B. C. D. Bead Side wall Shoulder Tread

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 27. The temperature at which tyre inflation pressure should be checked is A. B. C. D. 20C 25C 35C ambient temperature

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 28. The calorific value of Diesel is about A. B. C. D. 36.5 MJ/kg 38.5 MJ/kg 42.5 MJ/kg 45.5 MJ/kg

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29. The negative plates of a lead acid battery has A. B. C. D. lead peroxide (PbO2) spongy lead (Pb) lead sulphate (PbSO4) sulphuric acid (H2SO4)

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 30. The function of oil-control rings is that it A. B. lubricates the cylinder wall by releasing oil from its hole keeps the cylinder wall lubricated by holding oil in its channel prevents engine oil from going into the combustion chamber and returns excess lubricating oil off the cylinder wall through the return holes in the piston to the oil pan maintains a seal and prevents escape of burned gases and oil leakage

C.

D.

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 31. The starter motor is driven by A. B. C. D. chain drive gear drive flat belt drive V-belt drive

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 32. The correct flow of power through the drive train is A. B. C. D. engine - driveshafts - clutch - mainshaft - countershaft - final driven gear - wheels engine - clutch - mainshaft - countershaft - final driven gear - driveshafts - wheels engine - clutch - countershaft - mainshaft - final driven gear - driveshafts - wheels engine - mainshaft - countershaft - clutch - final driven gear - driveshafts - wheels

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 33. The octane number of compressed natural gas (CNG) is

A. C.

90 110

B. D.

100 120

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 34. The compression ratio for Diesel engines usually lies in the range of A. C. 6-10 15-25 B. D. 10-15 25-40

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 35. In a petrol engine, the high voltage for spark plug is in the order of A. B. C. D. 1000 volts 2000 volts 11 kilovolts 22 kilovolts

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 36. The piston compression rings are made of A. B. C. D. cast iron steel aluminium bronze

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 37. The aspect ratio (expressed in percentage) of the tyre is defined as the ratio of A. B. C. D. section width to section height section height to section width wheel diameter to section height wheel diameter to section width

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38. Two advantages of using helical gears rather than spur gears in a transmission system are A. B. C. D. strength and cost strength and less end thrust noise level and strength noise level and economy

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 39. In order to implement gear changes in the gear unit of an automatic transmission, a __________ is used. A. B. C. D. synchronizer planetary gear magnetic clutch hydraulic multi plate clutch

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 40. When the brake pedal free play is less than the specified value, then the A. B. C. D. brake drags brake fades vapour locking occurs in the brake lines antilock braking system malfunctions

41. The purpose of turning radius gauges is to measure the A. B. C. D. contact areas of the tyres free play of the steering wheel turning radius of the left and right wheels difference in the toe angles of the left and right wheels

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 42. The three basic cylinder arrangements for automotive engines are A. flat, radial, and V

B. C. D.

in a row, in line, and opposed in line, V, and opposed V, double row, and opposed

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 43. When the battery is half (50%) charged, the specific gravity of acid in a battery is usually A. C. 0.74 1.12 B. D. 1.00 1.19

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 44. The specific gravity of Diesel is about A. C. 0.65 0.85 B. D. 0.75 0.95

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 45. The service brakes employed in cars are generally operated A. B. C. D. mechanically hydraulically pneumatically none of these

View Answer Workspace Report 46. The smooth shift mechanism of an automatic transmission reduces the degree of shock at shifting of gears. A. Yes B. No

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 47. The seat belt will move out smoothly when pulled out slowly, but it will lock when pulled quickly. A. Agree B. Disagree

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 48. In bias ply tyres

A. B.

all plies run parallel to one another belts of steel mesh are used in the tyres one ply layer runs diagonally one way and another layer runs diagonally the other way all of the above

C.

D.

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 49. The boiling point of Diesel fuel is in the range of A. B. C. D. 70C to 100C 100C to 120C 120C to 180C 180C to 360 C

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 50. During braking, the brake shoe is moved outward to force the lining against the A. B. C. D. wheel piston or cylinder anchor pin brake drum wheel rim or axle

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------1. The frequency of flashing of light per minute in a direction (side turn) indicator is about A. C. 9 900 B. D. 90 9000

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Thinner is added to the paint in order to A. B. make pigments and resin mix easily make paint film hard

C. D.

optimise its viscosity none of these

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The ease with which petrol vapourizes is called its A. B. C. D. oxidation octane number volatility cetane number

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A four-cylinder engine has a capacity of 2.4 litres. The swept volume of one cylinder is A. B. C. D. 400 cm3 600 cm3 1200 cm3 2400 cm3

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An imbalance wheel during vehicle operation A. B. C. D. makes large noise when its heavy point hits the road surface deflects in the vehicle's longitudinal direction bounces vertically or deflects from side to side (as seen from front or rear) creates a standing wave

6.

The main function of the brake fluid is A. B. C. lubrication power transmission cooling

D.

none of these

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The parking brakes employed in vehicles are operated A. B. C. D. mechanically hydraulically pneumatically none of these

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The function of a carburettor is to control the amount and ratio of air-fuel mixture. A. True B. False

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The component in the radiator of an automobile that increases the boiling point of water is A. B. C. D. drain plug water jacket vacuum valve pressure cap

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 10. In vehicles with tilt steering, the steering column is pivoted in A. B. C. D. upper bracket lower bracket tilt bracket steering yoke joint

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 11. Tachometer in a vehicle measures A. speed

B. C. D.

distance engine r.p.m. fuel consumption

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 12. One effect of detonation is A. B. C. D. delay in ignition loss of power overheating of engine overcooling of engine

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 13. The temperature indicating instrument in vehicles indicates the temperature of A. B. C. D. engine piston engine cylinder lubricating oil jacket cooling water

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 14. The ignition coil is used to A. B. C. D. step up current step down current step up voltage step down voltage

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 15. The process of removing the burnt gases from the engine cylinder by the fresh charge coming into the engine cylinder from the crank-case, is known as A. cleaning B. priming

C.

scavenging

D.

detonation

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 21. Free pedal play in car clutches is about A. B. C. D. 15 mm 25 mm 40mm 60 mm

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 22. The caster is called positive when the top of the king pin is inclined to the A. B. C. D. rear of the vehicle front of the vehicle left of the vehicle right of the vehicle

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 23. The main purpose of an engine's air cleaner is that it A. B. C. D. controls the engine's air intake volume reduces the engine's air intake noise prevents rain water from entering the engine prevents dust and other foreign matter from entering the engine

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 24. The device for smoothening out the power impulses from the engine is called A. B. C. D. clutch differential flywheel torque converter

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 25. The main function of a master cylinder is to A. B. C. D. adjust the extent of brake pedal free play boost the force applied to brake pedal convert brake pedal force into hydraulic pressure ensure that all the wheel brakes are supplied with the same amount of fluid pressure

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 16. The self ignition temperature of Diesel as compared to petrol is A. B. C. D. higher lower same depends on fuel quality

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17. With the increase of battery temperature, the specific gravity of electrolyte A. B. C. D. increases decreases reamains the same none of these

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18. The process of supplying the intake air to the engine cylinder at a pressure greater than the pressure of the surrounding atmosphere is known as A. C. supercharging scavenging B. D. auto-ignition detonation

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19. In aluminium cylinder blocks, the cylinder liners are made of A. B. C. D. aluminium ceramic brass cast iron

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20. The purpose of a balancer shaft is to A. B. C. D. balance the timing in the movement of the two groups of pistons increase inertia force of the rotating crankshaft reduce vibrations caused by the crankshaft rotation adjust the timing of the intake and exhaust valve openings

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 26. The exhaust gas from petrol engine contains A. B. C. D. petrol vapours water vapours carbon monoxide all of these

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27. In case of a Diesel car, the pressure at the end of compression is of the order of A. B. C. D. 15 bar 25 bar 35 bar 45 bar

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28. The effect of vapour locking on the brake performance is that the A. B. C. D. brakes function more effectively brakes fail completely brake operation is delayed after depression of the brake pedal vapour locking has no effect on brake performance

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29. The connecting rod is attached to the piston by the A. B. C. D. cap bolt piston pin cap roller bearing rod cap

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30. Clutch facings are usually attached to the plate by A. B. C. D. steel rivets brass rivets aluminium screws steel screws

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31. The torque converter uses __________ to transfer torque. A. B. air automatic transmission fluid (ATF)

C. D.

gears steel belt

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32. In a Diesel engine, the function of a fuel injector is to A. B. C. D. mix the fuel and air ignite the air-fuel mixture provide flame front for ignition spray atomized fuel in the cylinder

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33. The firing order for an opposed four cylinder l.C. engine is A. C. 1-2-3-4 1-4-3-2 B. D. 1-3-4-2 1-3-24

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34. The function of positive crankcase ventilation (PCV) system is that it A. B. C. D. mixes fuel with air promotes combustion by creating a swirling movement in the air-fuel mixture returns blow-by gases from the crankcase to the intake system feeds blow-by gases to the exhaust manifold

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35. The two kinds of piston rings are A. B. compression and oil-control rings compression and sliding seal rings

C. D.

oil scrapper and oil-control rings pressure and sealing rings

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 36. The maximum torque multiplication ratio in a torque converter is about A. C. 2.5 25 B. D. 10 40

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37. The sequence in which the force is transmitted through a brake system when the brake pedal is depressed is A. B. C. D. brake pedal - master cylinder - brake lines - vacuum servo mechanism - brake pads brake pedal - vacuum servo mechanism - master cylinder - brake lines - brake pads brake pedal - master cylinder - vacuum servo mechanism - brake lines - brake pads brake pedal - brake lines - vacuum servo mechanism - master cylinder - brake pads

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38. The composition of the electrolyte in a fully charged battery is that A. B. C. D. the electrolyte is pure distilled water the electrolyte is pure sulphuric acid the electrolyte is a mixture of 64% distilled water and 36% sulphuric acid by weight the electrolyte is a mixture of 90% distilled water and 10% sulphuric acid by weight

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39. The basic purpose of a four wheel drive (4WD) system is that it A. B. C. delivers improved cornering on dry road surfaces eliminates the need of snow tyres, tyre chains, etc. ensures effective transmission of engine torque to all four wheels, even on slippery

road surfaces D. ensures that effective braking can be performed, even on slippery surfaces

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40. The heat transfer from coolant to air in the radiator of an automobile engine takes place by A. B. C. D. radiation only convention only convection and radiation conduction, convection and radiation

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 41. The purpose of a thermostat in an engine cooling system is to A. B. C. D. prevent the coolant from boiling allow the engine to warm up quickly indicate the coolant temperature pressurise the system to raise the boiling point

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42. The basic characteristics of a brake fluid is A. B. C. D. a high boiling point low viscosity compatibility with rubber and metal parts all of these

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43. The petrol engine works on A. Otto cycle

B. C. D.

Carnot cycle Diesel cycle Rankine cycle

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44. The gradient resistance to a vehicle having a mass of 980 kg moving on an incline of 10 is A. B. C. D. 1.6694 N 16.694 N 166.94 N 1669.4 N

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45. The reconditioning process used to give cylinder bore surfaces a cross-hatch pattern, is known as A. B. C. D. honing porous plating boring shot peening

46. The function of a radiator fan in the cooling system is that A. it blows air through the radiator when necessary it is turned by wind force as the vehicle moves forward, and its rotation drives the water pump it cools the engine by blowing air onto the cylinder block it draws heat out of the engine compartment

B.

C. D.

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47. The main function of an exhaust muffler is the

A. B. C. D.

optimisation of exhaust efficiency reduction of exhaust noise reduction of nitrogen oxide in the exhaust gases reduction of the exhaust gas volume

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48. The characteristic that is enhanced by the honing of cylinder sleeves inner surface is A. B. C. D. cooling efficiency resistance to wear lubrication performance none of these

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49. Instead of valves, the ports are used in case of A. B. C. D. four stroke I.C. engines two-stroke I.C. engines V-6 engines none of these

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50. The starting system includes A. B. C. D. a battery, a starter, and an ignition switch a battery, a distributor, and an ignition switch a battery, a starter, and a distributor a distributor, a starter, and an ignition switch

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------1. The purpose of adding pigment to the paint is that it A. B. C. D. optimises the viscosity of paint makes paint film hard gives colour and filling up effect to the paint none of the above

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2.

A laminated glass upon cracking A. B. C. D. bursts into sharp edged fragments bursts into granular pieces sandwiched layer traps the fragments breaks into the form of crystals

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3.

In a four speed four-stroke Diesel engine, the intake valve A. B. C. D. opens at T.D.C. and closes at B.D.C. opens at 20 before T.D.C. and closes at 35 after B.D.C. opens at 10 after T.D.C. and closes at 20 before B.D.C. none of the above

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4.

When the top of the wheel is tilted outward, then it is called A. B. positive camber negative camber

C. D.

positive caster negative caster

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5.

The purpose of transmission in an automobile is A. B. C. D. to vary the speed of automobile to vary the torque at the wheels to vary the power of automobile none of these

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 6. A basic difference between the spark ignition engine and the Diesel engine is that the A. B. Diesel engine compresses air alone instead of an air-fuel mixture air temperature ignites the fuel in the Diesel engine fuel is sprayed into the combustion chamber in the Diesel engine as the piston nears T.D.C. on the compression stroke all of the above

C.

D.

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7.

The cam shaft in an engine is always mounted A. B. C. D. parallel to the crankshaft perpendicular to the crankshaft inclined to the crankshaft none of these

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8.

Caster is a A. forward tilt of the kingpin

B. C. D.

backward tilt of the kingpin either 'a' or 'b' none of these

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9.

A front stabilizer bar is used to A. B. C. D. increase vehicle load-carrying capacity provide a softer ride control suspension movement and body roll all of the above

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10. The timing belt is attached to the camshaft pulley and A. B. C. D. timing belt drive pulley distributor radiator fan pulley alternator pulley

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss i 11. When indicated power (I.P.) and frictional power (F.P.) are known, we can calculate A. B. C. D. brake power compression ratio specific air consumption mean effective pressure

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12. A battery can be charged by

A. B. C. D.

adding distilled water adding sulphuric acid applying voltage in the reverse direction to that of charging applying a voltage in the same direction to that of charging

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13. When the front wheels of a vehicle are locked during braking, then A. B. C. stopping distance becomes extremely long front tyres skid across the road surface, and the vehicle spins around rear tyres skid across the road surface, and the vehicle spins around driver loses control over the steering, and the vehicle continues moving in its current direction

D.

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14. The order in which effort applied to the steering wheel is transferred to the front wheel is A. steering wheel - steering gearbox - steering shaft - tie rod - steering knuckle - front wheels steering wheel - steering shaft - steering gearbox - tie rod - steering kunckle -front wheels steering wheel - steering shaft - steering gearbox - steering knuckle - tie rod - front wheels steering wheel - tie rod - steering gearbox - steering shaft - steering knuckle - front wheels

B.

C.

D.

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15. The best fuels for compression ignition engines are A. B. straight chain paraffins aromatics

C. D.

branched chain paraffins napthalenes

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 16. An oil filter bypass valve opens when the A. B. C. D. engine is cold engine overheats oil filter becomes clogged engine runs at high speed

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17. Damper is also known as A. B. C. D. shock absorber torsion bar spring radius rod

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18. The main characteristics of a maintenance-free (MF) battery is that A. a maintenance-free battery requires little maintenance during normal use and it is sufficient to add water instead of an electrolyte containing sulphuric acid a maintenance-free battery has a relatively short shelf life when compared with standard batteries since it is sealed, the water in a maintenance-free battery is not lost through evaporation thus accordingly it is not necessary to top up the cells with water recharging of a maintenance-free battery is neither required nor possible

B.

C.

D.

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19. The most accurate ignition system of a spark ignition engine is

A. B. C. D.

magneto system battery system electronic control unit system magneto and electronic system

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20. The main function of a resonator is that it A. B. C. D. regulates the intake air flow rate reduces the intake air noise . enhances intake efficiency regulates the intake air temperature

View Answer Workspace Report Discu 21. For the same maximum pressure and temperature A. B. C. D. Diesel cycle is more efficient than Otto cycle Otto cycle is more efficient than Diesel cycle both Otto cycle and Diesel cycle are equally efficient none of the above

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22. The fuel pump of a programmed fuel injection (PFI) system operate for two seconds when the ignition is turned to the start position to A. B. C. D. enable the pump's fault-diagnosis function to operate warm up and lubricate the pump supply a large amount of fuel and thereby create a choke effect pressurise the fuel system before the engine is started

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23. In which of the following conditions, the idle CO percentage should be measured with the vehicle ? A. B. C. D. Headlights and other electrical devices are switched off. Headlights and other electrical devices are switched on. Headlights and other lights are switched off. Headlights are switched on.

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24. The mechanical efficiency (m) of an I.C. engine is equal to (where I.P. = Indicated power, B.P. = Brake power and F.P. = Frictional power) A. C. I.P/B.P. B.P/F.P B. D. B.P/I.P. F.P./B.P.

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25. The lower cylindrical portion of the piston which improves piston cooling performance is called A. B. C. D. piston crown connecting rod piston pin boss piston skirt

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 26. The most effective method of controlling S.I. engine exhaust emission is by A. B. C. D. recirculating exhaust using catalytic converter using some additives in the fuel none of these

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27. The power actually developed inside the engine cylinder is called as A. B. C. D. indicated power brake power frictional power none of these

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28. When cornering, the differential generates a difference in the speed of the left and right wheels. A. True B. False

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29. If clearance volume of I.C. engines is increased, the compression ratio will A. B. C. D. increase decrease remain constant be doubled

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30. The basic function of the suspension is to A. B. C. D. absorb vibration and impact forces from the road surface ensure that the steering wheel can deliver a suitable amount of steering force ensure that wheel alignment is not disturbed during driving automatically correct the effects of over steering

View Answer Workspace Report 31. Damper in an automobile is used to A. absorb the energy

B. C. D.

dissipate the energy release the energy increase the energy

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32. The combustion process in a Diesel engine is a A. B. C. D. constant volume process constant pressure process constant temperature process adiabatic process

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33. The damper fluid leakage typically occur from A. B. C. D. upper damper mounting bottom of damper clearance between inner and outer tubes of damper coil spring mounting

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34. The compression ratio of a petrol engine is nearly A. C. 4:1 15:1 B. D. 8:1 20:1

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35. The rigid suspension is beneficial when A. it is desired to reduce the unsprung mass

B. C. D.

it is desired to have more flexibility in design it is desired to improve tyre-to-ground contact characteristics large changes in load make it necessary to have a large suspension stroke

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 36. The tyre rotation is generally done at A. B. C. D. 1000 km 4000 km 6000 km 10000 km

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37. The function of a proportioning control valve (PCV) in a brake system is to A. ensure that equal pressure is supplied to the front and rear brakes throughout every braking operation reduce the brake fluid pressure when the brakes approach their lockup point cause less brake fluid pressure to act on the front brakes than on the rear brakes when the fluid pressure exceeds a predetermined level cause less brake fluid pressure to act on the rear brakes than on the front brakes when the fluid pressure exceeds a predetermined level.

B.

C.

D.

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38. An under-inflated tyre will wear the tread most A. B. C. D. near the centre near the edges in the lateral direction in the cross direction

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39. The auto ignition in a spark ignition engine means A. B. C. D. automatic ignition of the charge at the end of compression ignition induced by the passage of a spark ignition of the charge before the passage of flame front ignition induced to supplement the process of normal combustion

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40. Two general types of tyres are A. B. C. D. tube type and tubeless solid and tubeless air and pneumatic split-rim and drop centre

View Answer Workspace Report 41. The discharged lead-acid battery has on its plates A. B. C. D. lead peroxide (PbO2) spongy lead (Pb) lead sulphate (PbSO4) sulphuric acid (H2SO4)

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42. During suction stroke, the inside pressure of cylinder is A. B. C. D. more than the atmospheric pressure less than the atmospheric pressure equal to the atmospheric pressure none of these

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43. The function of an oil control orifice is that it A. B. returns cylinder head lubricating oil to the oil pan at high speed turns oil into fine mist for spray lubrication regulates the pressure of engine oil supplied by the oil pump for the lubrication of cylinder head mechanism and other purposes removes impurities from cylinder head lubricating oil

C.

D.

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44. The advantage of having a tandem master cylinder arrangement in automobiles is that it A. enhances safety by serving two independent lines in a divided-line brake circuit enhances safety by activating the brakes using vacuum pressure in the event of brake fluid loss supplies equal fluid pressure to each line of a divided-line brake circuit, thereby preventing the brakes from dragging on one side boosts the brake fluid pressure to reduce the force required to depress the brake pedal

B.

C.

D.

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45. In petrol engines, during suction stroke, __________ is drawn in the cylinder A. B. C. D. air and fuel only fuel only air none of these

View Answer Workspace Report 46. The included angle is the sum of the A. B. camber and castor castor and S.A.I

C. D.

camber and S.A.I. camber and toe-in

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47. Which of the following parameter can be adjusted by modifying the tie-rod attachment length ? A. B. C. D. Camber Caster Toe Steering gear ratio

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48. The main feature of MacPherson strut suspension is that A. B. C. D. the vertical size of the suspension can be made more compact non-vertical external forces are supported by the suspension arms the unsprung mass in lighter the assembly is slightly more complicated in design

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49. The lubrication oil flow in an engine is in the order as A. oil strainer - oil pump - relief valve - oil filter - cylinder block - cylinder head - oil pan oil pump - oil strainer - relief valve - oil filter - cylinder block - cylinder head - oil pan oil strainer - oil filter - relief valve - oil pump - cylinder block - cylinder head - oil pan oil strainer - oil pump - relief valve - oil filter - cylinder head - cylinder block - oil pan

B.

C.

D.

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50. A three way catalytic converter A. B. C. D. recirculates exhaust gasses burns fuel vapaour gasses reduces N2, H2O, and CO2 emission levels removes CO, HC, and NO2 from the exhaust gasses passing through it

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 1. The PCV valve incorporates a spring loaded plunger and opens in proportion to the level of vacuum pressure in the intake manifold. A. Agree B. Disagree

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2.

The motion of the cam is transferred to the rocker arm, moving it upwards and downwards. This rocker-arm motion then forces the valve downwards against the force in the valve spring so that the valve can open. A. True B. False

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3.

The fuel pump in the programmed fuel injection (PFI) system is located A. B. C. D. between the fuel-filler pipe and fuel tank in the fuel tank on the distributor mounting in the engine compartment on the engine compartment bulkhead

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4.

The camshaft of a four stroke Diesel engine running at 1000 rpm will run at A. B. 500 rpm 1000 rpm

C. D.

2000 rpm 4000 rpm

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5.

The main merit of a multi-cylinder type cylinder sleeve is A. B. C. D. smaller engine dimensions better cooling efficiency high rigidity none of these

6.

The materials used for cylinder block are A. B. C. D. cast iron and steel cast iron and aluminium alloy steel and aluminium alloy brass and steel

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7.

The positive plates of a lead acid battery has A. B. C. D. lead peroxide (PbO2) spongy lead (Pb) lead sulphate (PbSO4) sulphuric acid (H2SO4)

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8.

The path taken by intake air is A. carburettor (or throttle body) - air cleaner - intake manifold - intake ports cylinders

B.

air cleaner - carburettor (or throttle body) -intake ports - intake manifold - cylinders air cleaner - intake manifold - carburettor (or throttle body) - intake ports cylinders air cleaner - carburettor (or throttle body) - intake manifold - intake ports cylinders

C.

D.

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9.

The basic purpose of tyre rotation on automobiles is to A. B. C. D. avoid ply separation equalize wear get better ride none of these

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10. Which of the following is not an automobile ? A. B. C. D. Motor cycle Passenger car Aeroplane Truck

View Answer Workspace Report 11. In a square type engine A. B. C. D. geometrical shape is square diameter and length of piston are same two cylinders are placed horizontal and two vertical stroke length and cylinder bore are same

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12. The ignition in a spark ignition engine takes place when the piston is A. B. C. D. exactly at the T.D.C. position on its compression stroke approaching the T.D.C. position on its compression stroke leaving the T.D.C. position on its compression stroke approaching the T.D.C position on its exhaust stroke

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13. The camshaft is driven by the crankshaft via the timing belt. A. Correct B. Incorrect

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14. The engine oil is stored in __________ when the engine is not running. A. B. C. D. oil pan cylinder head oil pump separate oil tank

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15. The most commonly used power plant in automobiles is A. B. C. D. gas turbine I.C. engine battery none of these

View Answer Workspace R 16. The condition that results in large quantities of CO emission is A. B. insufficient air during combustion insufficient fuel during combustion

C. D.

low temperature combustion high temperature combustion

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17. In comparison with a radial tyre, one advantage of a bias-ply tyre is A. B. C. D. longer life lower rolling resistance smoother ride at low speeds none of these

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18. The sequence order of events in a four-stroke engine is A. B. C. D. suction - exhaust - power - compression suction - power - compression - exhaust suction - compression - power - exhaust exhaust - compression - power - suction

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19. Which of the following is not a part of the chassis ? A. B. C. D. Wheels Front axle Steering system Seats

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20. The capacity of a battery is usually expressed in terms of

A. C.

volts weight

B. D.

amperes ampere-hours

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 21. Vulcanizing means A. B. C. D. heating rubber under pressure spraying with special paint melting rubber while stirring it none of these

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22. The engine torque increases with the increase in engine speed up to a certain point after which it starts to fall down. A. Correct B. Incorrect

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23. The instrument used to check specific gravity of acid in a battery is A. C. hydrometer anemometer B. D. hygrometer multimeter

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24. The material generally used for cylinder sleeves is A. B. C. D. aluminium ceremic cast iron fibre reinforced plastic

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25. When turning a corner,

A. B. C. D.

the front wheels are toeing out the front wheels are turning on different angles the inside front wheels has a greater angle than the outside wheel all of the above

View Answer Workspace R 26. The acid used in automobile battery is A. B. C. D. hydrochloric acid hydrofluoric acid nitric acid sulphuric acid

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27. The rolling resistance is because of the friction between the A. B. C. D. wheel rim and tyre tyre and the road surface wheel rim and road surface none of these

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28. The Diesel engine works on A. B. C. D. Otto cycle Carnot cycle Diesel cycle Rankine cycle

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29. When a gear box has four forward speeds and one reverse speed, it is said to be a A. B. C. D. 3-speed gear box 4-speed gear box 5-speed gear box 6-speed gear box

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30. The basic purpose of providing caster angle on wheels is to A. B. C. D. prevent uneven tyre wear maintain directional control bring the road contact of the tyre under the point of load compensate for wear in the steering linkage

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 31. When the piston is at T.D.C, the volume above the piston in the combustion chamber is the A. B. C. D. clearance volume cylinder volume exhaust volume none of these

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 32. In a hydraulic power steering system, the power steering pump is driven by a A. B. C. D. belt-driven by camshaft chain-driven by crankshaft belt-driven by driveshaft belt-driven by crankshaft

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 33. The correct way to rectify an imbalanced wheel is to

A. B. C. D.

adjust the tyre pressure rotate the tyres adjust the damper spring tension attach appropriate weights to the wheel at appropriate positions

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 34. The fuel that detonates easily, is A. C. n-heptane benzene B. D. iso-octane alcohol

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 35. When the engine speed increases, the ignition timing must be advanced. A. Yes B. No

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36. The main cause for the change in engine oil viscosity is A. C. humidity vibration B. D. temperature contamination

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 37. The problems caused by the wheel imbalance are A. B. C. D. hard steering and hard ride poor acceleration and hard steering steering wheel vibrations and uneven tyre wear poor acceleration and reduced fuel efficiency

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 38. The connecting rod lower end is connected to the relevant __________ of crankshaft. A. big end

B. C. D.

crank arm journal small end

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 39. The parking brake generally acts on A. B. C. D. front wheels rear wheels front and rear wheels propeller shaft

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 40. The forced-fed lubrication system means that the oil is delivered to the engine by A. B. C. D. gravity the pressure created by the oil pump splashing action of the crankshaft none of these

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 41. The connecting rod connects the piston and the A. B. C. D. cylinder head cylinder block camshaft crankshaft

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 42. Valve overlap is the number of degrees of camshaft rotation during which A. B. both valves are closed both valves are open

C. D.

both 'a' and 'b' none of these

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 43. The engine's idling speed will increase by a slight degree immediately after a cold engine has been started. It will drop as the engine warms up. and it will eventually reach the standard level. A. True B. False

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 44. The component that is responsible for converting the rotation of the steering wheel into lateral motion is the A. B. C. D. steering wheel steering shaft steering gearbox tie rod

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 45. The crankcase dilution means A. B. C. D. dilution of fuel in the crankcase dilution of oil by water in the crankcase dilution of lubrication oil by fuel in the crankcase dilution of mixture passing through crankcase in two-stroke engines

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 46. The commonly used antifreeze solution in automobiles is A. B. C. D. carbon disulphide ethylene glycol ammonium chloride freon-12

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47. The indicated power of a four-stroke engine (in watts) is equal to (where P = Mean effective pressure in N/m2, L = Length of stroke in metres, A = Cross-sectional area of the piston in m2, and N = Speed of the engine in revolutions per second (r.p.s)) A. B. C. D. P.L.A.N/2 P.L.A.N 2 x P.L.A.N P.L.A.N/4

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 48. Engine misfiring is likely to result from A. B. C. D. spark plug gap too small spark plug gap too wide vapour lock in the fuel only incorrect fuel air mixture

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 49. The basic part of the engine, to which the other engine parts are attached or assembled is the A. B. C. D. cylinder head crankshaft cylinder block oil pan

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 50. Which of the following bulb in a car will have the least wattage ? A. B. C. D. Head light bulb Stop light bulb Parking light bulb Ignition warning bulb

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1.

If the valve clearances are excessively large, the problem that can arise is A. B. C. D. overheating of the engine incomplete valve closure fouling of spark plug by gasoline none of these

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The power source for a brake booster is A. B. exhaust manifold pressure electricity the pressure difference between the atmospheric pressure and the vaccum pressure in the intake manifold hydraulic pump

C.

D.

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The Diesel engines are also known as A. B. C. D. spark ignition (S.I.) engines compression ignition (C.I.) engines steam engines none of these

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The specific gravity of acid in a fully charged battery is generally A. C. 1.00 1.82 B. D. 1.28 2.81

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The brake pedal during ABS operation A. B. is pushed upward forcefully pedal stroke becomes longer

C. D.

transmits slight kickback to the driver's foot all of the above

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 6. The gear shift lever requires two separate motions to shift gears, and the first movement A. B. C. D. moves the synchronizer selects the synchronizer meshes the gears operates the clutch

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7.

Two speed reverse gear arrangement is generally provided in case of A. B. C. D. passenger cars metadors tractors trucks

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8.

Wheel base of a vehicle is the A. B. C. D. distance between the centres of the front and rear wheels distance between the centres of the front tyres distance between the centres of the rear tyres extreme length of the vehicle

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9.

Which of the following oil is more viscous ? A. SAE 30

B. C. D.

SAE 40 SAE 70 SAE 80

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10. Odometer is an instrument used for measurement of A. B. C. D. power fuel consumption engine r.p.m. distance

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 11. A heat treated glass generally used in automobiles bursts into __________ upon cracking, A. B. sharp edged fragments small particles

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12. The compression ratio in Diesel engines is less than the petrol engine. A. Agree B. Disagree

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13. In Diesel engines, the duration between the time of injection and the time of ignition is called A. B. C. D. spill cut-off delay period injection period ignition period

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14. The negative terminal post on the top of a battery is A. B. C. D. smaller than the positive terminal post larger than the positive terminal post of the same size as the positive terminal post none of these

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15. In a single dry plate clutch, torsional vibrations are absorbed by A. B. C. D. coil springs known as torsional springs cushion springs central hub clutch pedal

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 16. In a four wheel drive (4WD), the number of gear boxes are A. C. 1 3 B. D. 2 4

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17. How many cells are used in a 12 volt car battery ? A. C. 2 6 B. D. 4 8

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18. In an engine, the temperature of the piston will be more at the A. B. C. crown of the piston skirt of the piston piston walls

D.

piston rings

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19. An over-inflated tyre will wear the tread most near the A. B. C. D. edges corners centre none of these

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20. Cushioning springs in clutch plate reduces A. B. C. D. vehicle speed torsional vibrations jerky starts none of these

View Answer Workspace 21. In a four stroke engine for each crankshaft revolution, the camshaft revolves A. B. C. D. one-half turn one turn two turns four turns

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22. If a tyre is designated as 175/65 R14 82 S, then the aspect ratio for the tyre is A. C. 175 14 B. D. 65 82

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23. An engine has a clearance volume of 100 cm3 and a swept volume of 800 cm3. The compression ratio is A. C. 7:1 9:1 B. D. 8:1 10:1

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24. Toe-in ensures parallel rolling of the wheel thus stabilizing steering in addition to preventing both sides slipping and excessive tyre wear. A. Correct B. Incorrect

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25. The valve tappet clearance is measured by A. B. C. D. View 26. The basic purpose of tyres is to A. B. C. D. grip the road and provide good traction substitute for springs act as brake none of these screw pitch gauge engineering scale feeler gauge vernier caliper

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27. The specific gravity of petrol is about A. 0.75 B. 0.85

C.

0.95

D.

1.25

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28. The clutch is located between the transmission and the A. B. C. D. engine rear axle propeller shaft differential

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29. Which one of the following statement correctly describe the construction of a bevel-gear type differential? A. B. The drive shafts are splined to the differential carrier. The left side gear and the differential carrier rotate in constant unison. The differential carrier houses differential pinion gears and side gears, each pinion gear meshes with a different side gear. The differential carrier houses differential pinion gears and side gears

C.

D.

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30. The brake warning light warns the driver of A. B. C. D. water in the master cylinder air in the hydraulic system failure of the primary or secondary circuit of hydraulic system power-brake failure

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 31. Highest useful compression ratio (HUCR) is the highest compression ratio at which the A. engine can run

B. C. D.

engine gives maximum output engine is most efficient fuel can be used in a test engine without knocking

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32. In Diesel engines, during suction stroke, __________ is drawn in the cylinder. A. B. C. D. air and fuel only fuel only air none of these

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33. The formula for Iso-octane is A. C. C8H18 C6H18 B. D. C7H17 C7H18

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34. The crankshaft of a typical in-line four cylinder engine has __________ balance weights. A. C. 12 16 B. D. 4 8

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35. The function of a governor in automobiles is to A. B. C. limit the power limit the vehicle speed maintain constant engine speed

D.

maximise the fuel economy

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 36. A petrol that detonates easily is called A. B. C. D. high octane petrol low octane petrol unleaded petrol blended fuel

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37. In comparison to frame type construction, the frameless structure construction of automobiles is economical when produced in __________ numbers. A. small B. large

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38. The minimum parking brake force is generally __________ of gross vehicle mass (GVM). A. C. 5% 15% B. D. 10% 20%

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39. Bead wires are made of A. C. steel zinc B. D. copper aluminium

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40. The condition that results in large quantities of HC emission is A. B. C. high temperature combustion incomplete combustion low temperature combustion

D.

high atmospheric temperature combustion

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 41. A petrol engine of a car develops 125 N-m torque at 2700 r.p.m. The car is driven in second gear having gear ratio of 1.75. The final drive ratio is 4.11. If the overall transmission efficiency is 90%, then the torque available at the driving wheels is A. B. C. D. 8.091 N-m 80.91 N-m 809.1 N-m 8091 N-m

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42. The advantage of the fuel injection system over the carburetor system is A. B. C. D. improved fuel efficiency improved emission improved power output all of these

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43. The component of the oil filter that prevents the passage of metal particles and sludge is A. B. C. D. element relief valve check valve case

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44. Which one of the following statements correctly describes the construction of a planetary gear type differential ? A. The six planetary pinions rotate in constant mesh with the internal gears.

B. C. D.

One drive shaft is splined to the central gear and the other to the planetary gear. Each planetary pinion gear meshes with both the central gear and the internal gear. The internal gear is fixed to the planetary gear.

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45. The engine oil viscosity is defined by __________ ratings. A. B. C. D. automatic transmission fluid (ATF) society of automotive engineers (SAE) gross vehicle weight (GVW) American petroleum institute (API)

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in F 46. A maintenance free battery A. B. C. D. has lead-antimony plate grid has lead-calcium plate grid does not contain acid does not contain water

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47. The function of a connecting rod is A. B. C. D. to turn the flywheel to drive the drive plate to drive the fuel pump to transmit motion of the piston to the crankshaft

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48. In a Diesel engine, the fuel is ignited by

A. B. C. D.

an electric spark the heat of compression the hot exhaust none of these

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49. The engine oil level should be checked A. B. C. D. immediately after the ignition switch is turned off while the engine is running a few minutes after the ignition switch is turned off while the engine is running at high-idle speed

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50. In a four cylinder in-line engine, the number of firing strokes in one revolution of the crank is A. C. 1 3 B. D. 2 4

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 51. The advantage of a tubeless tyre over tube type tyre is A. B. C. D. slow air leakage better fuel efficiency less chances of running flat all of these

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52. The Diesel engines as compared to petrol engines require A. bigger flywheel

B. C. D.

smaller flywheel same size of flywheel no flywheel

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53. In a forced feed lubrication system, the device used to guard against excessive oil pressure, is known as A. B. C. D. release chamber balancer relief valve stop valve

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54. The seat belt tensioners are built in the A. B. C. D. front seats shoulder anchors seat belt retractors seat belt buckles

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55. When the vehicle is at rest, the clutch is in engaged position. A. Correct B. Incorrect

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