Car Definitions

What does Seatbelt pretensioner mean?

A mechanism that pulls the seatbelt in when the airbag is deployed, in order to keep the occupant in an upright position and reduce injury.

What does DVD Player mean?

A feature found is most high-end vehicles that allows occupants to play a DVD and watch it via a central screen or through monitors embedded into the headrests.

What does Soft-closing Doors mean?

Doors that utilize a suction mechanism to shut properly in case they are not latched by occupants.

What does Automatic Transmission mean?

Type of transmission that automatically changes gears instead of making the driver shift through them manually.

What does Surround Camera mean?

A parking aid that helps drivers park by giving them an overhead (birds-eye view) of their vehicle.