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A lot of people use these sometimes I find myself not knowing what they mean lol

Internet Acronyms -DefinedHere is the alphabetical listing of all commonly used acronyms you will find on our site. If you see any that are missing, please post here ! - using this before an acronym means removal of that

 

 

 

 

1/4 - Quarter Mile (drag racing)
2WD - Two Wheel Driveicon1.png
4WD - Four Wheel Drive
A3 - 3-speed automatic transmission
A4 - 4-speed automatic transmission
A/F - Air Fuelicon1.png Ratio
AFAIK - As Far as I Know
AYF All Your Fault

AKA - Also Known As
AOD- Automatic W/Overdrive
ASAP - As Soon as Possible
ATF - Automatic Transmission Fluid
ATM - At The Moment
AWD - All Wheel Drive
B4 - Before
B/C - Because
BBC - Big Block Chevy engine
BHP - Brake Horsepower
BOV - Blow Off Valve (turbo related)
B/O - Bolt-On Modifications
BRB- Be Right Back

BTW - By The Way
CATS - Catalytic Converters (emissions/exhaust systemicon1.png)
CAI - Cold Air Induction
CI - Cubic Inches (engine displacement)
CMIIW - Correct me if I'm wrong
CONV - Convertible
CR - Compression Ratio
DEG - Degrees (timing or temperature)
DIAF - Die in a fire
DIY - Do it yourself
DR's - Drag Radial Tires
DSL - Driveshaft Safety Loop
DTC - Diagnostic Trouble Code
ECL - Exhaust Lobe Center Line (camshaft)
EGR - Exhaust Gas Recirculation (emissions system)
EGT - Exhaust Gas Temperature
E/T - Elapsed Time (drag racing time measurement)
FAQ- Frequently Asked questions

F2F - Face to Face
FORD- First on Race Day/Fix or repair daily

FIAT- Fix it Again Tony

FI - Forced Induction (turbos, superchargers)
FMIC - Front Mounted Intercooler (turbo)
FWD - Front Wheel Drive
FWIW - For What Its Worth
FTL - For The Lose
FTW - For The Win
FYI - For Your Information
GJ - Good Jobicon1.png
GWOTTGOAP-Going Wide Open Time To Get Out And Push

GTFO - Get The F-ck Out

GASP- Go Away, Silly Person!
GD&R- Grinning, Ducking and Running
GD&RVVF- Grinning, Ducking and Running Very Very Fast
GF- Girl Friend
GGN -Gotta Go Now
GIGO -Garbage In, Garbage Out
GIWIST- Gee I Wish I'd Said That
GMTA -Great Minds Think Alike
GOMF -Get Outta My Face
GRUIT- Get Reay yoU Impudent Thing
GTFOOMF-Get the F* Out of My Face

HP - Horsepower
IAT - Intake Air Temperature (sensor)
IIRC - If I Remember Correctly
IMHO - In My Humble Opinion
IRS - Independent Rear Suspension
ISDCMNHI-It's so dang cold my nuts have icicles.

K&N - Brand name ofair filter

KISS- Keep It Simple Stupid
KMA- Kiss my A*
KWIM- Know What I Mean?

LCA - Lower Control Arm (suspension)
LMAO - Laughing My Ass Off
LOL - Laughing Out Loud

LMTTA- Leave Me the F* Alone
M6 - 6-speed transmission
MAF - Mass Air Flow sensor (measures amount of air entering intake)
MAP - Manifold Absolute Pressure (sensor)
N/A - Naturally Aspirated (all-motor)
N20 - Nitrous Oxide
NM - Never Mind
NP - No Problem
NOS - Nitrous Oxide Systemsicon1.png (brand name)
NSFW- Not Safe For Work

NWS - Not Work Safe (do not click link if you are at work, unsuitable material inside)
O2 - Oxygen Sensor
OMG - Oh my gosh
ORY - Off Road Y-pipe
ORP - Off Road Pipe

OATUS -On a Totally Unrelated Subject
OAUS- On a Related Subject
OIC- Oh, I See
ONNA -Oh No, Not Again
ONNTA- Oh No, Not This Again
OOSOOM- Out of Sight, Out of Mind
OOTC -Obligatory On-Topic Comment
OTFM -Only the Facts, Mam
OTC- Over the Counter
OTOH -On the other hand
OTTOMH -Off the Top of My Head
OTTOMHAROOB -Off the Top of My Head and Rolling Out of Bounds
OTW- On the Whole
OWTTE-Or Words to that Effect

PIIHB - Put it in her butt
PITA - Pain In The Ass
POS - Piece Of Shit

PBKAC- Problem Between Keyboard and Chair
PFM- Pure Freaking Magic
PMETC- Pardon Me, etc.
PMYMHMMFSWGAD- Pardon Me, You Must Have Mistaken Me for Someone Who Gives A Damn
POQ- P* Off Quickly
POQADCB- P* Off Quickly and Don't Come back
POV- Point of View
PPP- Petty Pet Peeve
PTMM -Please Tell Me More

ROFL - Rolling On Flooricon1.png Laughing
RPM - Revolutions Per Minute (engine speed)
RWD - Rear Wheel Drive
RWHP - Rear Wheel Horsepower
RWTQ - Rear Wheel Torque
SAE - Society of Automotiveicon1.png Engineers
SBC - Small Block Chevy engine
SC - Super Charger
SES - Service Engine Soon lamp (on dash)
SOTP - Seat Of The Pants
STFU - Shut the f-ck up!

SAR- Some Assembly Required
SBCN- Sitting Behind the Computer, Naked
SHM- S* Happens, Mate
SICS -Sitting in Chair Snickering
SIIN -S* if I Know
SNAFU- Situation Normal: All Fouled (!) Up
SITD- Still in the dark
SO- Significant Other
SOE -Silly/Stupid Operator Error
SOL -Still Out of Luck (or something thereabouts <g>)
SOP -Standard Operational Procedure

TBODY - Throttle Body
TBRAKE - Transmission Brake
TC - Torque Converter
TCS - Traction Control System
THX - Thanks
TH350 - Turbo Hydromatic 3-speed automatic transmission
TH400 - Heavy Dutyicon1.png Turbo Hydromatic 3-speed automatic transmission
TQ - Torque
TT - Twin Turbo
TTT - "To The Top"
TANJ- There Aint No Justice -- Niven
TANSTAAFL- There Ain't No Such Thing As A Free lunch
TCB -Taking Care of Business
TDMATBICPLY- This Doesn't Mean A Thing But It Confuses People Like You
TGAL- Think Globally, Act Locally
TIA- Thanks In Advance (also AtDhVaAnNkCsE)
TIC -Tongue in cheek
TINALO -This is Not a Legal Opinion
TINAR- This is Not a Recommendation
TINWIS- That is Not What I Said
TLA -Three Letter Acronym (such as this)
TM -Trust Me
TNOTVS -There's Nothing on Television, so...
TPS(S) -This Program Sucks, (Severely)
TPTB -The Powers That Be
TRDMC- Tears Running Down My Cheeks
TSOHF- Total Sense of Humor Failure
TTBOMK- To the Best of My Knowledge
TTFN- Ta Ta for Now
TTM -To The Moderator
TTYL- Talk To You Later
TTYRS- Talk To You Real Soon
TUFD-The User File Died

UCA - Upper Control Arm (front suspension)
VERT - Convertible
WB O2 - Wide Band Oxygen Sensor
WOT - Wide Open Throttle
WTB - Want To Buy

WTH- What The Hell
WTF - What The F-ck?
WTG - Way to Go
WTT - Want To Trade

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 I found these...:

 

1/4 - Quarter Mile (drag racing)
2WD - Two Wheel Driveicon1.png
4WD - Four Wheel Drive
A3 - 3-speed automatic transmission
A4 - 4-speed automatic transmission
A/F - Air Fuelicon1.png Ratio
AFAIK - As Far as I Know
AKA - Also Known As
AOD- Automatic W/Overdrive
ASAP - As Soon as Possible
ATF - Automatic Transmission Fluid
ATM - At The Moment
AWD - All Wheel Drive
B4 - Before
B/C - Because
BBC - Big Block Chevy engine
BHP - Brake Horsepower
BOV - Blow Off Valve (turbo related)
B/O - Bolt-On Modifications
BTW - By The Way
CATS - Catalytic Converters (emissions/exhaust systemicon1.png)
CAI - Cold Air Induction
CI - Cubic Inches (engine displacement)
CMIIW - Correct me if I'm wrong
CONV - Convertible
CR - Compression Ratio
DEG - Degrees (timing or temperature)
DIAF - Die in a fire
DIY - Do it yourself
DR's - Drag Radial Tires
DSL - Driveshaft Safety Loop
DTC - Diagnostic Trouble Code
ECL - Exhaust Lobe Center Line (camshaft)
EGR - Exhaust Gas Recirculation (emissions system)
EGT - Exhaust Gas Temperature
E/T - Elapsed Time (drag racing time measurement)
F2F - Face to Face
FI - Forced Induction (turbos, superchargers)
FMIC - Front Mounted Intercooler (turbo)
FWD - Front Wheel Drive
FWIW - For What Its Worth
FTL - For The Lose
FTW - For The Win
FYI - For Your Information
GJ - Good Jobicon1.png
GTFO - Get The F-ck Out
HP - Horsepower
IAT - Intake Air Temperature (sensor)
IIRC - If I Remember Correctly
IMHO - In My Humble Opinion
IRS - Independent Rear Suspension
K&N - Brand name of air filter
LCA - Lower Control Arm (suspension)
LMAO - Laughing My Ass Off
LOL - Laughing Out Loud
M6 - 6-speed transmission
MAF - Mass Air Flow sensor (measures amount of air entering intake)
MAP - Manifold Absolute Pressure (sensor)
N/A - Naturally Aspirated (all-motor)
N20 - Nitrous Oxide
NM - Never Mind
NP - No Problem
NOS - Nitrous Oxide Systemsicon1.png (brand name)
NWS - Not Work Safe (do not click link if you are at work, unsuitable material inside)
O2 - Oxygen Sensor
OMG - Oh my gosh
ORY - Off Road Y-pipe
ORP - Off Road Pipe
PIIHB - Put it in her butt
PITA - Pain In The Ass
POS - Piece Of Shit
ROFL - Rolling On Flooricon1.png Laughing 
RPM - Revolutions Per Minute (engine speed)
RWD - Rear Wheel Drive
RWHP - Rear Wheel Horsepower
RWTQ - Rear Wheel Torque
SAE - Society of Automotiveicon1.png Engineers
SBC - Small Block Chevy engine
SC - Super Charger
SES - Service Engine Soon lamp (on dash)
SOTP - Seat Of The Pants
STFU - Shut the f-ck up! 
TBODY - Throttle Body
TBRAKE - Transmission Brake
TC - Torque Converter
TCS - Traction Control System
THX - Thanks
TH350 - Turbo Hydromatic 3-speed automatic transmission
TH400 - Heavy Dutyicon1.png Turbo Hydromatic 3-speed automatic transmission
TQ - Torque
TT - Twin Turbo
TTT - "To The Top"
UCA - Upper Control Arm (front suspension)
VERT - Convertible
WB O2 - Wide Band Oxygen Sensor
WOT - Wide Open Throttle
WTB - Want To Buy
WTF - What The F-ck?
WTG - Way to Go
WTT - Want To Trade

 

 

...and I am going to move this topic to the stickies...

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AFM: Run For Your Fvcking Life For The Love Of All That You Bow Your Head To At The Dinner Table.  Yes I Am Being Serious.

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AFM... the mods move threads that don't need to be moved. Then a dude post a picture of a snail in the v6 tech section because it has a 3.7 on its shell.. guess what its still in the v6 tech section. The mods are so contradicting over there.

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that guy is finally making videos again he was gone for awhile

 

 

You can't escape investigation when you do what FPSRussia does.

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While not an acronym, see Internet Rule #34. I can't link the details from work so use your Google.

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