Re: [DML] what is the Volt gage for?
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Re: [DML] what is the Volt gage for?



Voltage

Voltage is the difference in electrical potential between two points in 
a circuit. It's the push or pressure behind current flow through a 
circuit, and is measured in volts.

Think of it as water flowing in a river, a point at the top of a hill 
would be at a higher voltage level and a point at the bottom of a hill 
would be at a lower voltage level. Then, just as water flows from a high 
point to a low point, current flows from a point of high voltage to a 
point of low voltage. If one point is at 5 volts and another point is at 
0 volts then when a wire is connected between them, current will flow 
from the point at 5 volts to the point at 0 volts.

daviddlasvegas wrote:
> Can someone tell me what the Volt gage is on the car for? I think Volt 
> is the speed at which power is traveling, right? So what is the 
> specific purpose of this gage? Mine is always just a smidge above the 
> center mark.
>   



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