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From: Magnolia, Delaware
Registered: Jul 2001

posted 01-18-2002 07:26 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for svt522   Click Here to Email svt522     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I've got two 3310 Holley carbs...can I take the primary metering block from one and put it on the secondary side of the other? If so would I keep the power valve in and square jet it? Or plug the power valve? Thanks for any responses.

1996 SVT Cobra (#522)
1967 F100 w/351C, C-6, 4.11 Detroit Locker
1973 "Q" Code Mach1, 3/4 Vinyl Top, Fold-Down Rear Seat, A/C

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Just Strokin

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From: Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Registered: Dec 2001

posted 01-18-2002 08:38 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Just Strokin   Click Here to Email Just Strokin     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I did this on a 800 DP. Some say leave the pwer valve, some say block it off. I think you need to block off the power valve and i would SQ jet it to begin with or maybe a 3-4 numbers larger (depending on what jets you have handy) till you have time to tune it some. If the rear jets get too big, you can always add the power valve, if the circuits are drilled in the main body for it to function.

Also, you know that you have to drill a couple holes at an angle in the base for this to work, along with adjusting the rear throttle plates so they aren't shut tight?

Just my .02

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posted 01-18-2002 12:13 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for clevelandstyle     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
You must also block the idle transfer groove on the top side of the trottle base, between the front and the back.

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