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Unread 03-18-2014, 05:34 PM   #1
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Fuel injected to carbed motor

I am going from a fuel injected 2.5l to a carbureted 350 olds motor and am wondering what I have to do in trm of fuel delivery to my current gas tank and fuel lines.....any info would help.

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Unread 03-18-2014, 06:41 PM   #2
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For starters you might need a fuel regulater.and or you might have to check the tank and see what kind of pressure it sends.
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Unread 03-19-2014, 07:24 AM   #3
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I am going from a fuel injected 2.5l to a carbureted 350 olds motor and am wondering what I have to do in trm of fuel delivery to my current gas tank and fuel lines.....any info would help.

Thanks
I did this on a mustang 5.0. I had a 190 LPH fuel-pump, and the stock fuel-lines for EFI. I left them both alone. IT never had an issue even shifting at around 7K rpm. (huge cam, etc.) Never fuel-starved the bowls.

Every fuel-system is different. Just dialed the FPR down to 10-12 I believe it was. It didn't burn up the pump because it was a return-style fuel system. no harm, no foul.
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Unread 03-19-2014, 09:23 AM   #4
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if your running a mechanical fuel pump i would remove the pump in the tank and extend the pickup
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