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Old 12-30-2002, 06:23 AM
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I need to know if you can change a 4.3 FI to a 4.3 manifold and carb...what all would be involved..changing heads maybe?? Or can it be done?
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Is that v8 GM Vortec???? If so Scroggin-Dickey and Edelbick have Vortec intakes that will fit the Vortec head to add a carb. But! I think the 4.3 is the v6?? There may be a carb Vortec intake for it check here www.sdpc2000.com/


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I had a 4.3 in my 93 1/2 ton, and i just pulled it and put a carburated 350 in, i am fixing to go back to my 4.3 now so i can do alot of engine work and machine work to my 350. All i have to do is get a plate from Edelbrock so i can put a 2bbl or get intake from edelbrock and get a 4bbl, change the dist. u have to use an HEI dist. and thats mainly it. Its very simple to do. if you need more help e-mail me thacolbster@aol.com
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go to the bone yard and pick up a Q jet maniflod for a 4.3 in a van, also get the hei distributer to. one problem is the fuel pump f.i. is high pressure. have fun tom
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