- 1 How do I know what kind of carburetor I have?
- 2 What is the most reliable carburetor?
- 3 How do I identify my Keihin carburetor?
- 4 What year Thunderbird sold the most?
- 5 How many 1966 Thunderbirds are left?
- 6 Is a 2 or 4 barrel carb better?
- 7 How can you tell the difference between a 2 barrel and 4 barrel carburetor?
- 8 Can you replace a 2 barrel carb with a 4 barrel?
- 9 Are quick fuel carbs any good?
- 10 What carburetor do I need for a 350?
- 11 How much horsepower will a 650 cfm carb support?
How do I know what kind of carburetor I have?
Look at the upper front of the carburetor on the piece known as the airhorn, or choke tower. This is a rectangular part of the carburetor with rounded edges, open to the top of the part. There will be a small number stamped there.
What is the most reliable carburetor?
Out of 13 brands of carburetors, enthusiasts elected Advanced Engine Design (AED), Edelbrock, and Holley (in alphabetical order) as the top 3 most reliable brands of carburetors.
How do I identify my Keihin carburetor?
Find the serial number near the bottom of the CDK carburetor. Write the number down. Call one of the distributors listed on the keihin-us.com website and give them your serial number. Distributors keep track of serial numbers and will be able to identify your particular carburetor.
What year Thunderbird sold the most?
Marilyn Monroe’s 1956 Ford Thunderbird Sold for $490,000 That’s not far from the most valuable Thunderbird ever sold: the first ‘Bird to roll off the production line in 1954 sold for $660,000 at a Barrett-Jackson auction in 2009.
How many 1966 Thunderbirds are left?
There was a very rare special order 427 available through certain ford dealers for 1963-1965 Thunderbirds, 120 of these ‘high performance’ T-birds were made. Only 6 are still known to exist today.
Is a 2 or 4 barrel carb better?
I know to most of you this sounds crazy but it’s the honest to God’s truth that 2 barrel carbs are actually bigger (in most cases) than 4 barrel carbs, which also means that 2 barrel carbs are more sluggish and get LESS gas mileage than 4 barrel carbs do, and here’s why: Most 2 barrel carbs are around 350 cfm.
How can you tell the difference between a 2 barrel and 4 barrel carburetor?
A “two Barrel” is a twin venturi or twin choke carburetor. Both barrels open at the same time. They are small and are usually used on the smaller engines. A 4 barrel carb has one half the same as the 2 barrel.
Can you replace a 2 barrel carb with a 4 barrel?
Yes, there’s an adapter to install a 4 bbl, but it limits the flow to that of your 2bbl.
Are quick fuel carbs any good?
Quick fuel carbs are great & the customer service is even better in my experience. A common complaint I have heard is that they tend to run rich at an idle (Q series).
What carburetor do I need for a 350?
A 600-cfm carburetor may perform quite well on a stock 350 Chevy. However, the minute you start weaving in power adders like a hotter cam, a dual-plane performance intake manifold, and aluminum heads you’re going to need 700-750 cfm.
How much horsepower will a 650 cfm carb support?
So, using your Google-Fu you type “How much power can a 650 cfm carb support?” Well, chances are that you’ll get answers in the 450-470 hp range, but that’s not really the right way to look at it.