bell housing

noun \ˈbel-ˌhau̇-ziŋ\
variants: less commonly

bellhousing

\ˈbel-ˌhau̇-ziŋ\

Definition of bell housing

plural

bell housings

also

bellhousings

automotive

  1. :  the bell-shaped housing covering the clutch and the flywheel in an automobile engine After installing and torquing all the bellhousing bolts to spec, you can reinstall any motor mounts that you had removed, the drive axles, as well as any other components under the car. — John Decker, Popular Mechanics, September 1997

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First Known Use of bell housing

1915


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