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fuel tank

[′fyül ‚taŋk]
(mechanical engineering)
The operating, fuel-storage component of a fuel system.
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KEY WORDS: Aircraft Fuel Tank, Confined Space, Jet Fuel, Kerosene Vapor, Salivary Cortisol and Stress
Other features of the new system, which can be optimized for use for any vehicle platform, thereby eliminating the need to have specific systems for specific vehicles, include its abilities to maintain overall lower tank pressures both during dynamic situations and at high-fuel levels, to enable OBD II leak detection, and to replace fuel tank isolation valves (FTIVs).
However, before replacing a defective fuel pump with a new one, the fuel tank should be properly cleaned.
This report by Technavio provides an in-depth analysis of the global automotive fuel tank market in terms of revenue and emerging market trends.
In general, a fuel tank should avoid fuel leakage and limit evaporation emissions.
The five-day return to service operation for a bulk fuel tank at Naval Air Station (NAS) Sigonella commenced on Jul.
Automobile industry experts explained that vehicles manufactured for the Middle East market have fuel tanks particularly designed to withstand high temperatures.
Phyre's GOBIGGS is an environmentally friendly, catalyst based fuel tank inerting system designed to significantly reduce fuel tank vulnerability to explosion and thereby increase survivability of the UH-60.
Volvo claimed that only three buses have ever caught fire during its 10 years in the Indian market, and one of those fires were caused by a fuel tank explosion.
Same time must be spent for filling bottom of vertical fuel tank, because only bottom of vertical fuel tank is filled with water.
You can also look for the auxiliary fuel tank selector switch inside your HMMWV.