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the bowl-shaped section of a carburetor in which a reserve of fuel is maintained, the fuel level being regulated by a float.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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In older, carbureted vehicles these emissions are attributed to vapor losses from the carburetor
In older vehicles with carburetors, these emissions were attributed to boiling of the fuel in the carburetor
Fuel- air ratio was controlled by pressurization or evacuation of the carburetor
Now remove it from the bottom of the
and install a hand held vacuum pump to the threaded portion of the valve.
Hot-soak losses result from evaporation of the fuel in the carburetor
when the vehicle is stationary.
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