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Old 09-24-2012, 07:55 PM
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Originally Posted by lmsport View Post
Street cars absolutely need PV's as do most race cars.
You wouldnt take the mixture rods out of a Qjet or a Carter would you?
Many Q-jets- both originally feedback carbs as well as non feedback carbs- have been successfully modified for competition by removing the metering rods and rejetting to compensate for the rods. This is actually a relatively common thing. You wouldn't do this for a street only deal obviously.
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