Inspección técnica de vehículo (ITV)
These words are taken from an pre-ITV inspection check- and provide a translation of the most important inspection categories.
El nivel level
El líquido liquid
El freno brake
La refrigeración refrigeration
La dirección steering
Lavaparabrisas windscreen washer
El aceite oil
El motor engine
El estado condition
El filtro filter
El aire air
La escobilla wiper
La luneta window
La batería battery
El neumático tyre
La presión pressure
La linea de escape exhaust pipe
La fijación fastening/securing
La efectividad efficiency/effectiveness
El estanque tank/reservoir
El circuito circuit
El amortiguador shock absorber
Según according to/depending on
La pastilla pad (also tablet)
El disco disk
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