How to start a carwash: Word(s) of the Week: Photo eye - Professional Carwashing & Detailing

How to start a carwash: Word(s) of the Week: Photo eye

From the multiple choices listed, see if you know the definition.

The word-of-the-week quiz on carwash.com features words from the Glossary of Terms provided by CarWash College.

This week's word(s) is: Photo eye

Which is the correct definition? Scroll down to see the answer.

A. Infrared sensors with a beam between them that activates the carwashing system when a vehicle enters and measures the length and width of the vehice.

B. Waterproof security cameras that take a picture of the vehicle inside of the carwash bay.

C. A beam that is set off when the carwash door is left ajar.

D. An end-of-the-day report given to the carwash manager indicating all transactions, and activity at the carwash.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The answer is: A

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