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well i changed the ignition module and took the carb back to square one

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by boggerless, Sep 12, 2004.

  1. boggerless

    boggerless 1 ton status Premium Member

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    and i still need the choke almost shut for it to run /forums/images/graemlins/angryfire.gif /forums/images/graemlins/angryfire.gif,i even took my brother in laws q-jet he just took off his truck when he put in a 454 two weeks ago and it wouldn't evenstay running with that carb.F##K'EN POS. what the hell would make the carter afb need the choke need to be pulled? i sprayed with starting fluid and no leaks,and i even checked the hose going to the brake booster? /forums/images/graemlins/confused.gif /forums/images/graemlins/confused.gif /forums/images/graemlins/dunno.gif HELP /forums/images/graemlins/k5.gifto /forums/images/graemlins/truck.gif
     
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    tRustyK5 Big meanie Staff Member Super Moderator GMOTM Winner Author

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    Intake manifold leak? /forums/images/graemlins/dunno.gif

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  3. boggerless

    boggerless 1 ton status Premium Member

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    i checked that to ,thats why i'm so frustrated. can you think of anything else. /forums/images/graemlins/confused.gif /forums/images/graemlins/k5.gifto /forums/images/graemlins/truck.gif
     
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    beater_k20 Banned

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    internal intake leak?
     
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    boggerless 1 ton status Premium Member

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    i gurss it could be,since elelbrock is mass produced. /forums/images/graemlins/k5.gifto /forums/images/graemlins/truck.gif
     
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    big83chevy4x4 3/4 ton status

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    has it always done that? i know that motor is somewhat new, soo /forums/images/graemlins/thinking.gif
     
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    yea,TJ it's always needed the choke shut.before i changed the ignition module it got were i could run the choke half open?after it warmed up. i put the AFB back on today and after running twenty minutes it dies as soon as i just slightly open the choke.WTF?????? /forums/images/graemlins/k5.gifto /forums/images/graemlins/truck.gif
     
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    am i missing something??? /forums/images/graemlins/k5.gifto /forums/images/graemlins/truck.gif
     

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