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Jim Nichols
(2463 posts)

02/29/2008 08:29PM

Main British Car:
1973 MGB roadster 260 Ford V8

Edelbrock AVS 2
Posted by: mgb260
Date: October 21, 2023 10:01PM

Ivor Duarte
Gloucestershire UK
(1041 posts)

02/11/2010 04:29AM

Main British Car:
1974 Land Rover Lightweight V8

Re: Edelbrock AVS 2
Posted by: 88v8
Date: November 07, 2023 05:15AM

Very pleased with the AVS 2 that I put on my 215.
Better than the Performer I had on there, even after that was set up with an AFR meter. Sharper throttle response, easier cold starting and running which does matter for a driver.
Seems to make more torque, judging by the gear it will pull up a particular hill.

The jetting had to be quite different to the Performer, as recorded here.

I would just say that without an AFR meter, you're wasting your time trying to set one up for your engine. Lesson learned from members here.

Carl Floyd
Kingsport, TN
(4512 posts)

10/23/2007 11:32PM

Main British Car:
1979 MGB Buick 215

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Re: Edelbrock AVS 2
Posted by: MGBV8
Date: November 08, 2023 11:03AM

Mike Moor switched from his Edelbrock to an MSD Atomic Fi a few years ago. He had some issue that he never could quite resolve.

So, he went back to a carb, an AVS 2 650. He is much happier.

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