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Old 09-09-2006, 09:27 AM   #1
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TBI OR CARB. On 450???

Should i put a Throttle body and dual induction or a carburator with elderbrock shit on a chevy 450 small block that im planning to buy for my Jimmy ST
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Old 09-10-2006, 03:51 AM   #2
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If you're thinking about throttle body injection just give up on the hobby.
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Old 09-10-2006, 06:34 PM   #3
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well the throttle body injection gets better gas mileage and pulls just a little more horsepower for more money than the carb
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Old 09-10-2006, 06:52 PM   #4
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well the throttle body injection gets better gas mileage and pulls just a little more horsepower for more money than the carb
I think what Pontiac was trying to say is that it would be a pain in the ass
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Old 09-11-2006, 04:04 AM   #5
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well i guess it would be LOL its like 1000-2000 more for a tbi plus installation XP
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