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2bbl conversion & stock fuel pump

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2bbl conversion & stock fuel pump

Post #1 by Shelly6 » Sat Sep 15, 2018 9:33 pm

Hello! Any issues keeping the stock fuel pump when you convert to a 2bbl carb? Can it pump enough to keep a warmed over 200 happy?

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Re: 2bbl conversion & stock fuel pump

Post #2 by rbohm » Sat Sep 15, 2018 9:54 pm

keeping the stock fuel pump will be just fine. they put out far more than the engine can handle in the first place, so a warmed over 200 wont be an issue, unless you are thinking about making something around 350hp or so. then you start hitting the limits of the stock pump.
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Re: 2bbl conversion & stock fuel pump

Post #3 by B RON CO » Sun Sep 16, 2018 9:43 am

Hi, X2 the Holley carb does not like too much fuel pressure. Mine runs great with the stock pump.
Make sure there aren't any sharp bends, and support the fuel line.
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