Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - Quadrajet to Holley
View Single Post
  #47 (permalink)  
Old 08-15-2012, 03:44 PM
ap72 ap72 is offline
Last photo:
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: St. Louis, MO
Age: 31
Posts: 9,544
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 20
Thanked 404 Times in 377 Posts
Originally Posted by 2000jack View Post
Buy an Edelbrock, take it out the box and drive down the road. I have had 3 new Holley carbs in 5 years on my '29 and I bought a Edelbrock for my '27 it ran so good I switched it with the '29 now the '27 runs poor. i used Holley back in the 60's. Loved them then, even had a three barrel on a GTO, not now. Oh yea, page 19 of October's Hot Rod magazine has a picture of my car!
They're dirt simple and they work well. The AVS is even better than the AFB but they're both great for engines that aren't too radical (I have one on a 2.3l with a 244 cam and it was a bit of a PITA to get it tuned right off idle)..
Reply With Quote