misfire


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fail

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Synonyms for misfire

to go wrong, be unsuccessful, or fail to attain a goal

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an explosion that fails to occur

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a failure to hit (or meet or find etc)

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fail to fire or detonate

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On the next stage the car ran like a dream and we could see the potential with a top five stage time - but on the next stage the misfire returned.
Shelling exercises will be halted until the cause of the misfire is established, the GSDF earlier said.
If your engine misfires or starts hard even with new plugs, you may have "reversed polarity," meaning that the primary leads to your coil are switched and the current is flowing in the wrong direction for the best spark.
It is pretty clear to us that Honda knew that they were turning off the misfire detection system.
Third time lucky, his Panda began to misfire while someone from the dealers was there.
But if the M242 has had a misfire, the weapons control box may not select.
Researchers collecting data about sudden heart stoppages among otherwise healthy people have made a disturbing observation: Light blows to the chest that hit the heart directly can cause it to misfire and stop in rare cases.
What did happen because of protest rallies and was the epic misfire of the Dr.
For misfire diagnostics, you have to observe and diagnose over one- billion engine firing events in a car's lifetime.
And because of the way this governmental misfire occurred, we won't even know who to blame.
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At least there's more action here than in that rotoscoped misfire.
Because three soldiers recently lost their lives during misfire removals with the M120/M121 mortar, the misfire and PMCS procedures have been changed by Change 3 to TM 9-1015-250-10.
Moreover, glutamate secreted by glioma cells may cause surviving neurons to misfire and initiate epileptic seizures.