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post #1 of (permalink) Old 01-06-2005, 11:28 PM Thread Starter
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Carb/Intake options

Picked up an Edelbrock performer intake. Was wondering can I use a 2 barrel adapter and maybe a Holley 500cfm 2 barrel instead of a 4 barrel carb. Would it work or would I be losing performance and maybe some efficiency?

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Re: Carb/Intake options

I doubt you would lose much on performance as long as the adapter had a good fit. IF you can keep your foot out of it, a 4bbl of comparable size will get better gas mileage.
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Re: Carb/Intake options

Thought about a q-jet?

All you need is the adapter plate, fab some brackets and you're ready to roll, i'm getting about 14-15 out of my 360 as long as i keep off the skinny pedal.

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