Post Tagged with: "carburetor"

Induction / Q&A

Ask Away with Jeff Smith: Running a Single or Dual Plane Intake Manifold

I keep seeing all kinds of information on the best intake manifold for a carburetor and all the opinions just make this even more difficult. I have a 5.0L small-block […]

Induction / Tech Articles

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Tuning an Edelbrock 1406 Carb to Cure Fat-Running ’72 Jeep CJ-5

I have a 1972 Jeep CJ-5 with a 3.73:1 gear and 33-inch M/T tires. The engine is an AMC 360 rebuilt with 8.75:1 compression, stock heads, and a COMP Thumper […]

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Product Profiles / Videos & Galleries

Video: Intro to the Edelbrock 1906 Carburetor

The Edelbrock 1906 carburetor, according to Summit Racing tech adviser Carl Pritts, represents decades of Edelbrock research and development, and tuning experience, designed to optimize performance in small cubic-inch (and […]

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Engine & Exhaust / Q&A

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: How Camshafts Relate to Exhaust Smell

I have a ’68 383 Road Runner, I bought it as a non-running car and it had a considerable cam in it when I got it—I think it is the […]

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Tech Articles

Carburetor Basics 101: A Quick Overview of Primary and Secondary Barrels for Street or Race Applications

There is much to consider when choosing a carburetor for your vehicle. Airflow, choke style, and even the physical height of your carburetor will come into play. But what about […]

Tech / Tech Articles

A Quick Guide to Carburetor Heights (and Why They’re Important)

When it comes to choosing a carburetor, there are lots of things to consider: airflow, choke style, and secondary type, to name a few. But what about the physical height of the […]

Q&A / Tech

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: A Step-by-Step Guide to Curing Engine Hesitation

My neighbor kid just bought a ’69 C10 pickup with a 350 small block with a Holley carburetor an aluminum intake, cast iron exhaust manifolds, and a TH350 automatic. He’s […]

Q&A / Tech / Tech Articles

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Comparing EFI vs. Carburetion on a 6.0L LS Swap

I’m considering swapping a 6.0L truck LS engine into my ’69 Chevy pickup and I’m trying to decide which intake system to use. My engine has the stock plastic, truck […]

Q&A / Tech

Mailbag: Tuning Your Carburetor for Mid and Upper RPM Power

You’ve got questions. We’ve got the answers—the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week, we’re setting up a Holley carburetor for mid and high rpm power production. […]

Engine & Exhaust / Q&A / Tech

Mailbag: Matching Carb to Cam with Demon Carburetion

  We’ve got the answers—the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week, we help choose the right carburetor for ’64 Fairlane 500. R.H. El Dorado Hills, CA […]