In the automobile industry, the term "ASR" is an acronym for "anti-slip regulation." Also known as an acceleration slip regulator in some car models, the ASR button basically cuts power to the wheels when slipping is det... More »

Three women from Nevada who experienced complications related to DePuy ASR hip replacements received settlements of $200,000 each in August 2013, according to DrugWatch. A California jury awarded a plaintiff $8.3 million... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Domino Foods Inc. offers the nation's most popular sugar brands. The most well-known include Domino Sugar, C&H Sugar and Florida Crystals. The brands are part of the ASR Group, the largest cane sugar refiner in the world... More »

"SRS" is the acronym for a supplemental restraint system, more commonly known as a car's airbag system. Considered a passive restraint system, the SRS is intended to be used in conjunction with seat belts rather than as ... More »

A car shammy is a soft cloth commonly used to dry an automobile after washing. It is often made out of animal skin but can also be constructed from soft cotton to simulate a hide. A car shammy is also referred to as a ch... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

Car frame damage is created from collisions with other vehicles and appears on the main structural support in the chassis of the automobile. Depending on the severity of the damage, it may not be able to be repaired, whi... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

A car's cowl is the front part of the automobile's frame that supports the rear of the hood, windshield, dashboard, pedals and instrument panel. The cowl separates the passenger compartment from the engine. More »