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gas pedal and linkage on 56 chevy 350

got a 56 Chevy swapped out 235 for a 350 now the throttle linkage will not work on the 350 it has the standard q-jet carb what do people usually do for throttle hook up go cable and if so does someone make a kit or is it not to bad to do it yourself thanks like how will it hook up to the pedle that is there or do i need somthing different

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You could probably easilly swap in a cable system from a 70s or 80s GM.....quite similar to the original 56 setup. I used the original on my 55...........trouble was, it kept locking at full throttle........lots of fun when that happens.
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You can get one that works from this place.
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When we swapped out the L6 in the '67, there was a linkage problem using the original rod linkage. The major problem was getting the carb to fully open. I had to fabricate a metal bellcrank of sorts and attach it to the carb linkage. It was hidden by the air cleaner. After that I scavenged every linkage rod I could find from junkyards and swap meets. They come in handy. Seems like every time you change carbs it opens up a whole new world of engineering opportunities.
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