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French translation: manette (de commande) des gaz

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06:10 Aug 2, 2000
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: throttle
(2) Always release throttle lever to allow slow engine to idling
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French translation:manette (de commande) des gaz
Explanation:
Also "levier de papillon ou d'étrangleur", "levier des gaz". One of the best known part of a carburettor, that controls the speed of the engine.

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manette (de commande) des gaz


Explanation:
Also "levier de papillon ou d'étrangleur", "levier des gaz". One of the best known part of a carburettor, that controls the speed of the engine.




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Levier de papillon


Explanation:
D'après Termium, il s'agit, dans le domaine de l'alimentation automobile, d'un levier qui commande le papillon des gaz sur un carburateur.


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