What should a one inch carb spacer do for me

Asked by Oct 24, 2014 at 08:37 PM

Question type: Car Customization

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60,325

It all has to do with what motor it,s on,and the throttle body,or carburator you have on it.

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83,525

Carb spacers were in the old days suppose to keep the heat away from the carb to prevent vaporization of the fuel in the carb, but some Fords used a spacer to warm the carb. The other theory was the taller the spacer the more time the air and fuel had time to mix. Then some spacers are needed to gain clearance for some carb linkage. So to answer your question about 1 inch will help with fuel vaporization in the carb and give you clearance for linkage.

1,455

In other words more torque.

83,525

It can help but don't expect too much.

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