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38harry 04-27-2013 05:13 PM

sbc crapping out
 
Hi there

I have a sbc with a edelbrock 1406 600 cfm carb now the problem I am having is when the engine is hot and I drive a couple miles the engine starts to crap out and loose power and then when put in park and give it a little gas it settles down , any thoughts

LATECH 04-27-2013 07:26 PM

Fuel starvation.

vinniekq2 04-27-2013 07:39 PM

borrow a friends carb and see how that works

jtz55 04-27-2013 08:48 PM

make sure the fuel line is not over heating and boiling the fuel .are u running a carb spacer?

38harry 04-27-2013 09:48 PM

yes I have a 5/8 spacer

38harry 04-27-2013 11:12 PM

could i be getting to much heat transfer to the carb from the manifold and vaporizing the fuel


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