Remember which direction it is pointed for reassembly. Also, use a bucket of water to rinse the parts after removing them from the dip. Dan Re: First Time Carburetor Rebuild Take a good look at this shot here. Terms and length vary by product. The reference chart below gives the jet and rod combination that corresponds with the tune-up number. These kits include all of the parts and gaskets necessary to rebuild or modify your Edelbrock Performer carb. Remove fuel inlet fitting and gasket 24.
That's why every product we design and sell at Edelbrock is tested and approved by Edelbrock engineers in a real world environment on state-of-the-art equipment. Your risk from exposure to these chemicals varies, depending on how often you do this type of work. One of the problems we found in our carburetor was a leaky float, which accounted for the overly rich, lousy idle. Notes: Includes parts and gaskets to rebuild all Edelbrock square-bore carburetors. Cleaned, rejetted, and regasketed our Edelbrock carburetor is ready once more to mix fuel reliably for many miles to come.
Rated 5 out of 5 by the Old Goat from I like Edelbrock carburetors Have Edelbrock carburetors on both my non-fuel injected trucks. Edelbrock began in 1938 after Vic, Sr. Recently, we did some trading and came home with a low-mile, rebuilt 350 Chevrolet engine. Resist the temptation to push against the needles to bend the floats, use needle-nose pliers. Most of the time, I'd say Eddy's don't need soaking in chem dip, but that one is pretty nasty inside. This rebuilt kit helps to keep the carburetor in top condition.
Our three Super Flow computerized engine dynos are capable of measuring 11 separate engine variables up to speeds of 12,000 rpm. This rebuild kit from Edelbrock is a direct replacement for all square bore Edelbrock carburetors. Given the condition of our carburetor it was obvious it needed to spend the night in carburetor cleaner. Reassembly is pretty straight forward with the exception of the metering rods. Have you ever done anything to your Edelbrock Carburetor that may wear out the gaskets on your carburetor? Re: First Time Carburetor Rebuild Steve - First mistake - you read the directions. Re: First Time Carburetor Rebuild X2. These chemicals are found in vehicles, vehicle parts and accessories, both new and as replacements.
The suggest setting is two notches rich past the long center index mark. You kinda have to jiggle them a bit and get them to push down into place prior to putting the cover back over them. Of course, I do enough of them to warrant a 5-gallon pail of nastiness sitting around. You can pay for your order in a store or even use an international credit card. It goes without saying that electronic fuel injection is sophisticated and can be easily tuned to maximize mileage and performance, however those features come at a price—not only financially but in complication as well.
It's fully automated and programmable to simulate various driving situations, and is equipped with WinDyn software for the very latest in testing equipment. Choke The electric choke is adjusted by rotating the cover clockwise against the internal spring. Any that fail were unnecessary anyhow. General Warranty Policy - applies to all products not covered by one of the below warranties. Remove primary jets 43 and secondary jets 44 , noting their locations.
Remove pin spring 7 and remove connector rod 15 from levers. Under the accelerator pump jet housing is a weight and a check ball. They were removed along with the accelerator pump assembly. Under light loads manifold vacuum is high and the step-up pistons are pulled down, moving the large diameter of the metering rods into the jets producing a lean mixture. Remember to steal the wife's yellow rubber gloves when handling the parts in the dip; or your hands will smell like waste dump for a week. Rods 4 may be removed from piston 3 by unhooking retainer springs 6 from end of rods.
Remove vacuum piston springs 5. Once out of the solution it was simply a matter of reassembly, but there was another issue that we had to address—jetting. A pair of replacement floats cured that problem. The performer series use the same kit contents. Warranties All products sold on AdvanceAutoParts. Along with its excellent condition we were fortunate that the engine was equipped with an Edelbrock intake manifold and 600-cfm Edelbrock carburetor. If so it might be time to replace your damaged gaskets and rebuild your faulty carburetor today!.