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asked in category: General Last Updated: 14th March, 2020

What does rev the engine mean?

When the engine of a vehicle revs, or when you rev it, the engine speed is increased as the accelerator is pressed. If you talk about the revs of an engine, you are referring to its speed, which is measured in revolutions per minute. The engine delivers instant acceleration whatever the revs.

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Similarly, is it bad to rev up your engine?

RAY: The answer is that damage can occur from revving, but it has nothing to do with whether the car is moving -- it depends on whether the car is warmed up yet. RAY: That's why with modern, fuel-injected cars, you're not supposed to step on the gas at all when you start the engine.

is it better to rev in park or neutral? your engine is revving the same whether the engine is in park/neutral or any gear. the only difference is that there is no load on the engine so its not working quiet as hard as it is when its driving.

is rev a real word?

REV is a valid scrabble word.

Does high rpm hurt engine?

The absolute most stress on an engine occurs at high RPMs. The forces acting upon the rotating assembly are exponentially increased with RPM. That also increases the magnification of any oiling inconsistencies (as small as they may be nowadays), which can be deadly to engines.

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