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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 06-14-2008, 09:14 AM Thread Starter
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Angry surging and power lose

Hi all I am new to the game
I have a 81 Red vette with a 350 chev have overhauled the carby & set timing to 8 deg, But the car has lost pickup & surging plus slightly back firing
I need help

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-14-2008, 08:16 PM
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Taking a guess Your carb may be a little rich as well the back firing indicates your firing early meaning the timing is still off.Best to start at the begining and try again.Best of luck.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-15-2008, 11:27 AM
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Smile Welcome Gazza To The Corvette Family!!!

I would have to agree with mad pad house again GOOD LUCK!!!! Tim c5garage

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