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hello i got a 89 ram with 318 and i thought it was all stock till i looked at the tbi it was a holley 2bbl 670cfm performance tbi i was thinkin about putting a 4bbl on it for more pulling power but would it benefit in doing that considering what it has on it
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There is no reason to do that. 670 cfm is more than enough for a 318. Keep in mind, 750cfm is about perfect for a mildly built 360.

If anything, it would probably hurt performance.

And on a TB setup...going from 2 to 4 throttle plates really does nothing. Carbs did that for drive-ability. Less you're fully built and need tons of air.
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thats what i was thinkin it is the strongest 318 ive ever drove but i think thats the 3.90 gears i drove ram like mine that had a rebuilt 360 in it and it didnt seem as strong as some of the 318's thanks for the help
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