Thread: Engine vs Motor
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Old 02-27-2019, 12:35 PM
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Originally Posted by noelm View Post
The terms are interchangeable, though most refer to electric motors, and gas engines, I don't know anyone who has an outboard engine, they all have an outboard motor, when your car needs a new engine, you get a crate motor, or replace the motor.
Who is/are "most"?

Seems that the majority of the piston motor makers refer to themselves as motor.

Ford Engine Company?
Yamaha Engine Corporation?
Bavarian Engine Works?

Sounds funny.
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