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a collection of tubes through which the fuel-air mixture flows from the carburetor or fuel injector to the intake valves of the cylinders of an internal-combustion engine.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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The bulletin said oil leaking from the
gasket appears to come from the cylinder head gasket.
On the wall above the system is the environmental stream
When the engine is started, vapors are drawn into the
and burned in the engine.
The primary effect is that of bleeding additional air to the
thus leaning combustion.
The second function is to supply fuel vapors from the gasoline tank to the
Air intake tubes between turbocharger and
shall also be disconnected.
The pumps and receiver shall be connected to a common
The hydrogen can either be injected into the
of the engine or directly into the exhaust gases from the engine.
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