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1995 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Question: generally speaking, could a 1 inch carb spacer cause a hesitation on take-off.

 

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raymondt, 5.7L V8, Winder, GA, July 29, 2013, 20:11
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the engine is a 383 chev,mild cam,2500 stall speed conv.,dominator carb, headers.the engine is in a chevy C-10 truck.

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    lightsaber July 30, 2013, 04:08
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    It sounds like the accelerator pump in you carb is having issues, as the accelerator pump is responsible for a smooth transition from engine idle and take-off. It might be out of adjustment, needing replacement.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13616 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper July 30, 2013, 06:02
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    very poss carb exccel pump is bad iside carb

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