Please read these instructions carefully before attempting to rebuild your carburetor. Listed below are parts and accessories available from Edelbrock that will simplify your rebuild or tune-up. Gasket Kit for #, #, #, # DESCRIPTION: Edelbrock Performer Series carburetors have been calibrated, factory flow-tested, and see the accompanying carburetor Owner’s Manual. Edelbrock Serries manuals and user guides for free. Read online or download in PDF without registration.

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Only1046 kms. Does anyone have pictures of how they routed a braided line or rubber line from the pump to the carb to give me some ideas. Today I would like to focus on the Edelbrock Performer with electric choke.

Edelbrock Performer Manuals

Last edited by PaceFever79; at Fortunately, doing so is a fairly straightforward process and no disassembly is required. Great write-up PaceFever79, maybe that explains why my car mwnual better and was easier to tune after switching from a to a !

Trouble Tuning the Edelbrock Performer Carb? Consult the vehicle’s specifications manual if the speed will be set to the engine’s stock setting. So here’s the simple fix, toss your tuning chart, and use the Performer tuning chart. The new solved my hard starting after being hot but I am having smelly gas issues.

The book that comes with the carb makes it pretty clear. There had to be a logical explanation. Myposition 5 at WOT never got above The Performer manual is excellent other than how the tuning chart is misleading as I outlined above.


I put a on my mild chevy in my FJ40 years ago and added the electric choke after. Items you will need Standard screwdriver Vehicle’s specifications manual. The fuel bowl is part of the Performer carb body so there is no fuel spillage.

Both of these cause the engine to have a flat spot amnual a rich bog. Your stock is jetted 4 steps lean in cruise, and is still 3 steps leaner than the even after going 1 step rich!

Originally Posted by Blainer. I still have the kit. Originally Posted by machm It gets the problem if it sits awhile after running then I try to start it. Let me start off by 14006 this is not a Holley Vs Edelbrock thread. Note that three metal ports extend from the front of the carburetor, just below the “Edelbrock” emblem.

Edelbrock Performer 1406 Manuals

No wonder your motor is running like crap? To compensate for these variables, even a new should be tuned up. It will teach you how to service the carb. The with electric choke is tuned by Edelbrock for fuel economy. I have bought and used the tuning kit and had basically planned to copy theand found out as you it wasn’t quite that simple.

It started after holding the pedal down a little and stayed running and runs great.

You most likely will have to change the jets as I did from the stock jets to the jets and metering rods. I have a and I bought the stock metering rods, jets and orange springs that are stock in a The satisfaction of working through a problem and conquering it. I found the to be a very reliable daily driver carb. I would also install a pressure gauge as well.


I sent an email to Edelbrock a couple years ago when I switched to bone stock with all of the motor specs, they gave a 14406 a great list of mods. Anywho I will definately check your write up to tune it up when the time comes to fire it up. Looking at your chart, tune 24 is one step rich in the cruise mode. I just put a new on my car. That’s edelnrock lean in the cruise mode and can cause hesitation or a stumble as it transitions to power mode.

Originally Posted by Bob’s They tune easy and they keep their tune forever. The has a stock tune of. That equals a 28 tune on the chart; 3 steps lean in cruise mode and 1 step lean in power mode! Long story short, this is the wrong direction.

Turn the screw in a clockwise direction with a standard screwdriver to increase the engine speed, and in a counterclockwise direction to decrease the engine speed. On each side of the middle port is a standard screw.

This is a popular carb for the small block Ford and is the trickiest Performer carb to tune.

Well I got the T-top coupe out with her new carb.

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