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Old 02-09-2013, 09:30 PM
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Old 02-09-2013, 10:17 PM
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What are you going to do about that disturbator? Family haratage is good! I would carb it cause of that wireing. Good luck!...
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Welcome to the forum,
This forum is full of great looking trucks; packed with great mod ideas and there are loads of knowledgeable and experienced people here.

I say go for the original. If you have major trouble, you can always fall back on the carb.

AND - We all like pix! Got any to share?

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Hello and welcome to the forum, glad to have you join us! Sounds like a cool truck and definitely a project so be sure to keep us posted! Any pics you can share? We'd love to see what you're working with! I'd go with the TBI also but the carb is a good backup. Lots of great people and info here, so any help you need, just ask and I hope you enjoy the site!

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