Printer friendly
"AcronymFinder.com

What does KS stand for?

KS stands for Knock Sensor (automotive)

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

See other definitions of KS

Other Resources:
We have 42 other meanings of KS in our Acronym Attic

Samples in periodicals archive:

Most late-model cars can adjust to regular fuel because engines are now equipped with knock sensors, which adjust the engine's timing automatically when they detect uncontrolled burning -- the tell-tale ‘pinging’ -- and forestall any engine damage.
Most late-model cars can adjust to regular fuel because engines are now equipped with knock sensors, which adjust the engine's timing automatically when they detect detonation -- the tell-tale ‘pinging’.