1983 Bronco, 6cyl 4.9L manual,4x4 - Ford Forum - Enthusiast Forums for Ford Owners


Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 05-11-2017, 03:30 AM
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: May 2017
Posts: 1
Default 1983 Bronco, 6cyl 4.9L manual,4x4

Hello there. This is my first truck and restoring it. I am looking to put a new carburator in the engine. I have a Edlebrock in it already and was looking to replace it with the same model. I do want something maybe with a little more performance. I heard of holley carbs. What do you guys recommend. Whats the best option for my truck? I just do not know much about this subject.

Thank You,

Kind Regards,
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 05-11-2017, 12:57 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 7,398
Default

Hello Zane,
There is only so much you can get out of a single barrel carb on that 4.9. They were great for economy and dependability. Just what kind of performance you seek will depend on more than just changing the carb.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 06-29-2017, 04:04 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2017
Location: Texas
Posts: 1
Default

I have the same engine waiting on my HEI distributor.
Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
1983 Ford Ranger - 2.8L 4WD - Manual Shifter Assembly jjayzzone Ford Ranger 12 10-15-2012 04:54 AM
1981 F250 w/ 300 6cyl, manual, and Carter carb, WONT IDLE!! 1984F250Man Ford F-250 & Ford F-350 2 09-11-2011 05:22 PM
1983 ford 4X4 chrome or stainless fender trim ped_52 Private 'Wanted' Classifieds 0 03-15-2008 05:11 PM
6CYL IN SUPERDUTY???? waitn4ford Concept & Rumor Mill 13 09-03-2007 12:55 AM
2003 Mustang 6cyl, 5spd $11,000 hphillips92006 PRIVATE For Sale / Trade Classifieds 0 08-25-2006 11:50 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:08 PM.