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Carb. or Throttle Body

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by THE_WB, Nov 27, 2006.

  1. THE_WB

    THE_WB Newbie

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    I have a '86 Burb, will I notice any significant changes by converting over i.e. gas mileage or horsepower increase
     
  2. 1977k5

    1977k5 3/4 ton status Vendor

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    If the carb is tuned right they will be about the same.
     
  3. After Ours

    After Ours 1/2 ton status

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    I picked up a 90 blazer with a stick. I like the throttle body for cold weather turn the key and go back inside, but with the stick it seems the rpms hang up between shifts. It doesn't seem to react as well as a carb to throttle.
     

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