Drag Racing 1/4 Mile times 0-60 Dyno Fast Cars Muscle Cars

Everything you wanted to know about automatic chokes but were afraid to ask

I've noticed many people drive vehicles with inoperative chokes. Even though chokes can be intimidating, repairing and adjusting them actually is very simple. So, stop pumping that accelerator and follow along as we look at how chokes work and how to repair them.


 


More Videos...


Everything you wanted to know about automatic chokes but were afraid to ask pt2
I've noticed many people drive vehicles with inoperative chokes. Even though chokes can be intimidating, repairing and adjusting them actually is very simple. So, stop pumping that accelerator and follow along as we look at how chokes work and how to repair them.





How to debog your Quadrajet part 3
In the first two videos we looked at operational theory of the Quadrajet. In this episode we'll explore a couple mistakes the home mechanic often makes in an effort to improve the performance of this unit.





electric choke adjust
How to make adjustments on an electric choke. Mightyram50.net





re-jet your Quadrajet (part 1)
rejetting a quadrajet





Choke Idle Won't Kick Down!
For those who maybe encountering this little minor problem, or for those who want to prevent it from happening in the future - well here it is. In this video I discuss the potential problems that can arise from a sticking choke and all the linkages that make it work, and ways to fix it.





Everything you wanted to know about automatic chokes but were afraid to ask pt4
I've noticed many people drive vehicles with inoperative chokes. Even though chokes can be intimidating, repairing and adjusting them actually is very simple. So, stop pumping that accelerator and follow along as we look at how chokes work and how to repair them.





Carburetor Electric & Manual Choke Tuning - Summit Racing Quick Flicks
Norm covers the basics of how to start a carbureted vehicle on a cold morning with either a manual choke or electronic choke. Learn the differences between an electronic and manual choke and how to properly find the right choke position. http://www.summitracing.com/redirect?banner=SocialYT4526





How to adjust Quadrajet/Dualjet fast idle
Quadrajet/Dualjet Rochesters have a fast idle adjustment screw that is separate from the base idle screw. Here's how to locate it. Note: Ever since Charter "fixed" my internet and cable after the lightning strike, it hasn't worked right. Go figure. So, if you see this posted then I was finally successful in getting a video uploaded.





How to de-bog your Quadrajet part 1
Sorry guys, I got the videos a bit out of order. The Rochester Quadrajet has gotten a bad rap over the years, often called a Quadrabog or Quadrajunk. In fact, this is a great multipurpose carbureter once you understand how they work and what not to do to them. In this clip I introduce you to the Quadrajet and begin explaining the theory of operation of these units. Enjoy!





how to minimize engine bog with a Quadrajet carb
this is to minimize engine bog when the pedal is to the metal. do not over tighten, very small spring...you want to try 1/4 turns or 1/2...q-jets are good if tuned properly. also when you are tightening screw it will have tension on it so keep the screwdriver firm. 1986 gmc sierra single straightpipe to cherrybomb. you will need a small flathead screwdriver and a 3/32 allen key. be sure not to tighten to much or else your vacuum secondary flaps wont open.





for Tim - Rochester tips





Quadrajet air leak fix and warped air horn repair tutorial.
How to identify a Quadrajet with a warped air horn without diss assembly or running it on a car. These tips would have saved me time and money which is why I made this video. I also discus how to repair a warped air horn and prevent your air horn from warping in the first place. If you have a whistling noise just off idle then you got some work to do. You will never get your engine tuned right, your cold start performing or decent fuel economy unless your four barrel carburetor is just right. Special thanks to Cliff Ruggles for his book Rochester Quadrajet carburetors and to my brother Adrian who spent hours on tuning and fitting. See this video for description of the technique I used to straighten a warped air horn. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l_SgQiVf3_0&feature=youtu.be here is a technique for re-bushing the throttle shaft without drilling. http://rmcavoy.freeshell.org/Q_Jet_bushings.html





Carburetor tuning
first tutorial ever take it easy on me. i didnt have the luxury of a vacuum gauge around so i did a general way of tuning a carb by ear. If u want a more perfect tune i suggest you use a vacuum gauge and or take it to a professional.





Installing A Manual Or Electric Choke On A Holley Carburetor
Installing an electric or manual choke can make engine start ups easier on your muscle car. These steps show how to install and adjust both types of chokes on just about any type of vehicle.





Identifying Quadrajet vacuum ports
I always see a lot of questions about what various vacuum ports do on a Quadrajet. Here's a general guide that will point you in the right direction. Remember that there were many different Qjets over the years and vacuum port locations and number will vary. This video is representative of 1975-90 carbs. Enjoy!




Which car is faster? Which Car is Faster?





Similar 1/4 mile timeslips to browse:

1996 Ford Thunderbird Dragster: 6.540 @ 219.000
Mark Wolfe, Engine: 428 small block ford, Turbos: 80mm turbonetics Tires: Goodyear


1984 Ford Thunderbird Coupe: 7.950 @ 176.000
Mike Thompson, Engine: 632 Chevy,


1986 Ford Thunderbird : 8.570 @ 159.780
bill muchow, Engine: 605 ford, Tires: 33 / 15 /15 goodyears


1988 Ford Thunderbird alston chassis: 8.938 @ 154.980
kevin brong, Engine: 502, Tires: good year 33x17x15


1984 Ford Thunderbird : 8.980 @ 151.000
Chris Karras,


1985 Ford Thunderbird turbo coupe: 9.000 @ 134.590
morris, Engine: 466, Tires: m/t


1986 Ford Thunderbird : 9.330 @ 144.510
Henry Jones, Engine: 438 Dart Ford Race sm block, Supercharger: none Tires: 15x14x31


1984 Ford Thunderbird : 9.740 @ 137.000
Bernie LeMay III, Engine: 355 SBC, Tires: M/T 28 x 9.0 / 15


1988 Ford Thunderbird turbocoupe: 10.000 @ 133.000
nick, Engine: 351 clevland, Tires: m/t 30-9 m/t 27.5


1987 Ford Thunderbird : 10.070 @ 131.012
clint stacey, Engine: 351 stroked to 408. 12.5 compression, Tires: 30x9x15 back 26x4.5x15 front


1984 Ford Thunderbird coupe: 10.240 @ 130.290
kevin brong, Engine: 514 stroker, Tires: good year


2005 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG : 10.399 @ 134.470
305-E55 (Miguel), Tires: M/T DR


2004 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG : 10.504 @ 132.530
lowpro, Engine: 5.4, Supercharger: stock IHI Tires: Hoosier drag radials


2004 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG : 10.512 @ 132.060
Steve Starkey, Engine: 5.4, Supercharger: stock Tires: Hoosier


2004 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG (lowpro): 10.595 @ 130.970
Clayton, Engine: 5.4, Supercharger: IHI Tires: Hoosier d/r


2006 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG : 10.655 @ 134.420
Gadget, Engine: Stock 5.4 L V*, Supercharger: Weistec 3 liter supercharger upgrade Tires: Hooser Drag Radials


2004 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG : 10.664 @ 130.850
lowpro, Engine: 5.4, Supercharger: stock Tires: Hoosier drag radials


2005 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG ECU Tune Pulley Nitrous VRUS: 10.745 @ 132.210
rflow, Engine: 5.4L, Supercharger: stock Tires: MT - Drag radials


2004 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG (lowpro): 10.751 @ 129.520
Bruce of TTM, Engine: 5.4, Supercharger: stock IHI Tires: Hoosier d/r


2004 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG : 10.760 @ 129.370
Steve Starkey, Engine: 5.4, Supercharger: Stock


 


©2014 DragTimes - Disclaimer