Definitions

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  • noun informal The chamber in a car or motorcycle engine that draws in air and distributes it to the carburettors.

Etymologies

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air +‎ box

Examples

  • Remove the front cover from the airbox to provide access to the intake tube.

    Workshop: Snorkel Installation

  • For the intake you will need to construct a snorkel from the airbox intake tube to the 2-inch coupling that you installed into the front plastic.

    Workshop: Snorkel Installation

  • If the quad is running lean from increased airflow you can install a “2-inch to 1. 5-inch flush reducer” into the end of your airbox intake snorkel.

    Workshop: Snorkel Installation

  • A Bayou Snorkels kit (www. bayousnorkels.com) includes everything you need to keep clean, dry air flowing into your airbox and in and out of your clutch belt system.

    Workshop: Snorkel Installation

  • One of our staff members opened their airbox to find that a small rodent decided to make a little nest in it.

    10 Minute Tuneup

  • A good filter should seal well on the airbox manifold and come with a pre-filter cover for added longevity.

    Power Up Your 4x4

  • As far as mods, I may be doing the airbox mod -- drilling for airflow.

    kevynwight Diary Entry

  • Still the giant seas swept into the lifeboat, and again and again the lifeboat freed herself from the water, and floated buoyant, in spite of the damage done to her airbox, so great was her reserve of floating power.

    Heroes of the Goodwin Sands

  • The motor is the same epic V-twin that powers the Multistrada, but the different exhaust system and airbox have released another 12bhp, while an additional year's work on the engine management has smoothed the power delivery and added torque.

    Telegraph.co.uk - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • The line created by the top of the airbox and the cylinder heads forms a curved shape that continues to flow through the bike

    Top Speed

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