induction system

[1] The system that brings the fuel-air mixture to the cylinders in a spark ignition engine. It includes the carburetor or fuel injection system, air cleaner, intake manifold, intake ports, and intake valves.
[2] Air intake system used to cool the car.

Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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