can a carburator be used with a turbo


Asked by Dec 11, 2010 at 10:52 PM

Question type: Car Customization

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remember the Paxton supercharging system of the 50's&60's?


yes but it has to be a "blow thru" carb so it can handle the boost being pushed thru it


Yes, a blow-through system is much easier and cheaper to set up properly than a pull-through system.

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