carburation


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carburation

(ˌkɑːbjʊˈreɪʃən) or

carburetion

n
(Automotive Engineering) the process of mixing a hydrocarbon fuel with a correct amount of air to make an explosive mixture for an internal-combustion engine
Translations

carburation

[ˌkɑːbjʊˈreɪʃən] Ncarburación f
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Janniro retired in heat one, and then visibly slowed with carburation problems as a Coventry 5-1 turned into a 3-3 in heat three.
Andreas Jonsson muscled his way to the front to lead Correy and tactical substitute Lyons, only for his bike to suffer carburation problems at the end of lap two.
Borgward was still not satisfied, and so he worked together with his development team and the supplier Bosch to bring to series production a carburation system that is now found in almost all modern cars - direct petrol injection.
Borgward, he didn't stop there, but instead worked together with Bosch to make the very promising carburation system fit for series production.
2002) have carried out experiments on continuous carburation, continuous manifold injection, timed manifold injection and low pressure direct cylinder injection.
Le Borussia compte notamment dix points d'avance sur le Bayern Munich, mais le champion en titre, vainqueur de Fribourg (4-2) vendredi, commence a trouver la bonne carburation et va recuperer certains de ses titulaires blesses, dont Franck Ribery contre ME[micro]nchengladbach samedi prochain.
To help control the 95hp of powerful twin-cylinder engine, an entirely new engine control system has been adopted based on a combined alfa-n and speed-density strategy for carburation adjustment.
Janniro stormed out in front to win five as partner Billy Hamill, troubled by carburation problems, found himself relegated to the back off the second turn, and Jonsson bolted home to beat Sullivan in a fast time in heat six.
The only hiccough was coming up to the 8000-mile service, when the carburation was a little out on the manually-choked model.
Dunlop suffered carburation trouble with his Honda throughout the race.
He ran three last places - Coventry's only blanks of the meeting apart from Hamill's last-race stoppage - but finally solved some carburation problems in time to salvage an eye-catching victory in heat 14.
Hot-starting carburation difficulties, though, are not unknown - and are sometimes exacerbated by owners fiddling with settings.