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Maybe just adjust the idle screw
Have your Friend reconsider on a Trans Brake. If you go for a high RPM stall, the brakes may not hold the car in the lights
As others have said. The missing parts are a clue to a problem. However, get Edelbrock Tuning Kit #1487. Lever the Jets alone for now. Use the...
Have you looked up the correct firing order? Initial timing a 8 BTC for a start.
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Have you checked your Firing Order is correct?
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Big adventure 005 (Small) by Boyd Wylie posted Feb 23, 2013 at 9:47 AM
You sure can.
Perhaps a small, but important point. The Garlits explosion was a transmission,not a clutch
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I don't see a thing.
No, if it is higher than the tank when the vehicle is on it's tires. When it's upside down,fuel will run out the vent. The vent hose would need to...
Edelbrock Calibration Kit for 1406= #1487
Edelbrock 2101 or 2701 Manifold. would both work well with your Carb.
Single plane manifolds don't really start to work until 2500 RPM or higher. In my opinion,not very good for street use. The manifold...
yes,I did that.
Out of the box, 1406's are set to run lean.
I live at a similar altitude as you. My Carb Tuneup on my SBC 350. Primary Jet .098. Metering Rod 70x37 # 1449. Springs are orange
careful,there are springs under there. They will go flying.
What jets and Metering Rods do you have in it?
With the rod running straight to the transmission,when the engine/trans rocks from a bump or acceleration it is forcing the shift arm to downshift.
post a picture of your shift linkage please.
After the car sits for a while. Fluid will drain back out of the Converter. I think you are over filling it a bit.
You could use a Heat Gun or a Bic Lighter,but would be better not using it as others have said.
I bought two rubber floor mats from Home Depot. When I get to a show,roll them up and put them under the truck.
Except for a few Willys and Austin's. Pickup Trucks towed Gassers to the Drag Strips.
Sorry they are too grubby to read the name. Nothing special as I can remember. Probably Monroe, 60/40 rating.
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