Word forms: (regular plural) stabilizer bars
noun (Automotive engineering: Vehicle components, Engine, transmission, and exhaust) A stabilizer bar is a torsion bar that joins the nearside (= on the side near the pavement) and offside (= on the side away from the pavement) wheel suspensions of an independent suspension system, intended to reduce the amount that the vehicle b ⇒ The front suspension arrangement is an independent setup with coil springs and a stabilizer bar. ⇒ The stabilizer bar connects one side of the suspension to the other through the frame. ⇒ The front stabilizer bar limits the amount of body roll in a car when cornering.
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