Tag Archives: Cylinder Deactivation

GM introduces new Dynamic Skip Fire System, is basically next-gen cylinder deactivation w/ video

Computer-controlled engine ignition and timing has led to the introduction of unique internal combustion engine features such as cylinder deactivation. General Motors is the first to attempt what’s known as variable displacement, and it started life in the infamous Cadillac V8-6-4, which anyone who remembers, was a truly problematic motor simply because computers weren’t powerful enough […]

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2012 Paris Report: 2013 Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 debuts at Paris with cylinder deactivation and stop/start systems

The new 2013 Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 is generally not the vehicle people seek out when it comes to fuel economy; nevertheless the supercar company has installed both cylinder deactivation technology and an engine stop/start system in the model. Boasting a 180 millisecond reaction time, the start/stop system is designed to shut off when the […]

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Engine Cylinder Deactivation Solenoid Dorman 917-162 picture
Engine Cylinder Deactivation Solenoid Dorman 917-162
Engine Cylinder Deactivation Solenoid fits 2006-2008 Pontiac Grand Prix  DORMAN picture
Engine Cylinder Deactivation Solenoid fits 2006-2008 Pontiac Grand Prix DORMAN
Trick Flow® Cylinder Deactivation Delete Combo TFS-30678503 picture
Trick Flow® Cylinder Deactivation Delete Combo TFS-30678503
Engine Cylinder Deactivation Solenoid Dorman 917-162 picture
Engine Cylinder Deactivation Solenoid Dorman 917-162
Engine Cylinder Deactivation Solenoid fits 2006-2008 Pontiac Grand Prix  DORMAN picture
Engine Cylinder Deactivation Solenoid fits 2006-2008 Pontiac Grand Prix DORMAN