Word forms: (regular plural) carburetors
( Automotive engineering : Vehicle components , Engine, transmission, and exhaust )
is the part of an engine in which air and fuel
are mixed together to form a vapor which can be burned.
The car has a new air induction system that forces outside air through the carburetor for better performance.
If the fuel line has blockages, the carburetor doesn't receive the correct amount of fuel and the motor runs poorly.
This economy car has a new 303-cubic-inch engine with 240 horsepower, four-barrel
carburetor, and dual exhausts.
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