Please read these instructions carefully before attempting to rebuild your carburetor. Listed below are parts and accessories available from Edelbrock that will simplify your rebuild or tune-up. Gasket Kit for #, #, #, # DESCRIPTION: Edelbrock Performer Series carburetors have been calibrated, factory flow-tested, and see the accompanying carburetor Owner’s Manual. Edelbrock Serries manuals and user guides for free. Read online or download in PDF without registration.
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It’s a real handy reference guide for fine tuning the jets and metering rods. Well I got the T-top coupe out with her new carb. Although Edelbrock carburetors are designed to work right out of the box, variations in temperature and altitude can affect the carburetor’s performance.
Edelbrock Performer 1406 Manuals
The Performer manual is excellent other than how the tuning chart is fdelbrock as I outlined above. Your stock is jetted 4 steps lean in cruise, and is still 3 steps leaner than the even after going 1 step rich! Wow, thanks for the post and the trouble of putting that up.
It started after holding the pedal down a little and stayed running and manuual great. The on my built runs like a champ now with tune 8 1 step rich in cruise mode with pink springs.
Looking at erelbrock chart, tune 24 is one step rich in the cruise mode. But what if I want an electric choke and a performance tune? It will teach you how to service the carb. Good luck and happy tuning!
The problem is the stock carb is jetted so lean that you are starting from a whacked benchmark, so even the chart is misleading. I put a on my mild chevy in my FJ40 years ago and added the electric choke after.
The has a stock tune of. No wonder your motor is running like crap? Next logical step is to adjust the metering rod mixture.
Trouble Tuning the Edelbrock Performer Carb? Read On
Which gave me confidence to share this revelation with you. I think Edlebrock says no more than 5. Fine tuning the metering rods and springs can even be done on the side of the road or in a parking lot with just a nut driver. Well I tried starting it to put it back in the garage and she didnt want to start.
I have a pressure gauge right before the carb, inline. They tune easy and they keep their tune forever. Onlyoriginal kms. When I went down to the it was WAY fat, but I was very pleased with the customer service from Edelbrock’s web site, they were spot on for the jet and rod sizes. Set your mixture screws to 2 turns out this is a good starting point Start the car and adjust the idle stop until you get it to idle between RPM With the air cleaner on, adjust the mixture screws until the RPM drops 50 don’t use a vacuum gauge.
Items you will need Edelbrocl screwdriver Vehicle’s specifications manual.
Edelbrock Performer Manuals
Originally Posted by machm Change site’s color scheme just above here. I just put a new on my car.
The idle speed screw is a standard screw located on the front of the bottom of the throttle linkage. Most people do two things to try to correct this both cause the problem to get worseeither they richen the idle mixture or they increase the accelerator pump shot. There had to be a logical explanation. Both of these cause the engine to have a flat spot or a rich bog.
I want it to look nice and neat. Originally Posted by Blainer. No wonder my car flooded when it was warm. I’ll be pulling the carb and using the chart.
Last Jump to page: I sent an email to Edelbrock a couple years ago when I switched to bone stock with all of the motor specs, they gave a me a great list of mods. The satisfaction of working through a problem and conquering it.
Consult edelvrock vehicle’s specifications manual if the speed will be set to the engine’s stock setting. It really is a set-it-forget it deal.