PV1
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i-MiEV sounds

Thu Dec 24, 2015 7:41 am

Here is a collection of the different sounds made by components in the i-MiEV. Most of these videos are pretty quiet, so you may need to turn the volume up a bit. PM me if you are interested in any additional sounds.

1. AVAS (Acoustic Vehicle Alert System):

https://open.lbry.com/@PV1:9/imiev_avas:3

2. Battery Fan (engaged for 5 seconds at plug-in, runs during quick charge)

https://open.lbry.com/@PV1:9/imiev_battery_fan:f

3. Motor/Controller/Charger coolant pump (plus a shot of the drivetrain):

https://open.lbry.com/@PV1:9/imiev_coolant_pump:9

4. Brake Vacuum Pump (this video is of the original/loud pump. The newer, quieter pumps sound the same, just quieter. The pump activates for about a second at startup.):

https://open.lbry.com/@PV1:9/imiev_brake_pump:b
Last edited by PV1 on Sun Jan 12, 2020 4:33 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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