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Synonyms for carburetor

mixes air with gasoline vapor prior to explosion

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The junction of the fuel line and carburetor is the most likely location for a tear.
The carburetor had a high float level even after setting it IAW the maintenance manual.
The off-site sampling efforts are expected to begin in May and will not interfere with progress toward a comprehensive remedy for the Carter Carburetor site, EPA reported.
This is entirely possible because fuel vaporization and the accompanying decrease of pressure in the carburetor venturi causes a temperature drop of up to 60-70 degrees Fahrenheit.
On a Marvel-Schebler carb, as on an automotive carb, the idle speed adjustment is made with a set-screw on the low-RPM stop at the throttle arm on the carburetor. Make adjustments as needed to bring the idle RPM back to 650-750.
TOM: Go online, and see if you can find an already-rebuilt carburetor for your 1968 Chevy truck.
He said: "Ice can build up on the insides of the carburetor blocking the throat and cutting power."
In designing the producer gas carburetor, simplicity and ruggedness have always been considered as a basic requirement to achieve easy adjustment and reproducible performance.
Cleaning your small engine's carburetor isn't terribly daunting, but I recommend that you have the service manual for your engine and a carburetor rebuild kit on hand before tackling the job.
At the engines stall have been brought in order to try a Mono-Motronic (Grunwald, 1980), injection system engine type 106-20 equipped with carburetor 28/30 DCI.
AN ACCIDENT in which a light aircraft crash landed and flipped over in a Northumberland cornfield was probably caused by ice forming on the carburetor, an investigation has concluded.
The organisation's Field Investigation Team found that a build-up of ice in the carburetor may have caused the crash.
But the company pointed out that it saw higher carburetor net sales as a percentage of total net sales in the first quarter over the comparable 2006 period.
NEW ORLEANS -- The intentional inhalation of products containing methanol, such as carburetor cleaner and windshield washer fluid, can cause significant toxicity--and emergency physicians must keep that in mind when a suspected inhaler, or "huffer," comes into the emergency department.