Glossary of Auto Terms

DriverSide's Car Dictionary has the most comprehensive definitions of automotive terms. This auto glossary can help you decipher what your mechanic is fixing and what the purpose or function of the particular auto part or accessory is for. We have taken the mystery out of automotive service jargon, so that you don't have to.

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Carburetor Bowl

A small fuel storage area in the carburetor--that is, if you indeed have a carbureted engine.



See Also:
Backpressure
Fuel Injectors
Intake Manifold
TDC
Air/Fuel Mixture
Exhaust Gases
Pinging
Lean Fuel Mixture

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