float chamber


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float chamber

[′flōt ‚chām·bər]
(engineering)
A vessel in which a float regulates the level of a liquid.
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If none of this solves the problem, it could be that your fuel pump is faulty causing low pressure delivery to the carburetor float chamber.
Since the visible shuttle or bargraph indicator magnetically couples to a float through the wall of the float chamber, the indicator avoids direct contact with liquids, thereby eliminating problems with coating, plating, fouling, fugitive emissions, and hazardous material leaks, as well as difficulty getting accurate readings through dirty or colorless fluids.
This also removes rust and dirt from the float chamber.