WANTED Carb for 68 383

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  1. john visconti

    john visconti Active Member

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    My car is a 1970 with a 68 383
    10-1/2-1
    Looking for a 68 carb to match Up Engine, will a 440 carb work?
     
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    69hemibeep Sponge Bob Square Wheels

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    68-69 Road runners with a manual used a carter 4615. Other 68 383 manuals used a carter 4426 according to my book
     
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    do you know the difference between the two? and can a 1970 440 carb work?
     
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    Not sure of any differences but yes a 440 carb will work.
     
  5. john visconti

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    Cool do you have any or do you know where I can get one I was going to buy this one in California for 100 bucks that kind a looks OK but it probably needs a rebuild I think it’s at 4:40 1970 carburetor I just want to make sure the choke hooks up
     
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    Carter 4737 or 4739(California)
     
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    Those are the numbers I should be looking for?
     
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    For a 1970 440
     
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    size of carb should be in the 650 cfm range. don't go too big
     
  10. john visconti

    john visconti Active Member

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    She always said bigger the better hahahha
     
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    what about a A7-4968 s or could be 4988 hard to read
     
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    My 68-74 book only shows 4968 which was used on 1971 440 auto cars
     
  13. john visconti

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    Cool so that should work.
    Probably and 71 the 440 was detuned comparable with the 68 383 engine?
     

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