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Old 04-20-2011, 12:44 PM
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Glad you asked about this kikkegek. I've wondering about how to set this up myself.

Originally Posted by cobalt327
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While the "Best" set up shown above may well be the best, the "Better" image shows a set up that is (IMO) 90% as good as the Best set up. It's easier to do, and only requires that the return springs be attached forward of the throttle cable/linkage attachment point.

Always use a dual return spring- a "spring inside a spring" as used by many OEM's is an excellent type of return spring to use.

Below is a simple $9.00 spring and bracket sold by Mr. Gasket (P/N 720-19) that might work in your situation, and shows the type of spring to use:

Hey cobalt327,

Does the bracket mount in a specific place or does a hole have to be drilled in a specific place to install it? Or if that's too much work, would the setup pictured below be a better choice? It is a manifold-mount universal set up (attached are the installation instructions in pdf). I couldn't find one that was Q-Jet specific on Summit.

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