running rich

  1. 318 running rich

    Performance Mods - Engine - 5.2 Liter V8
    Hey y'all, So I have a 1982 Dodge D150 with a stock 318 on it. I replaced the 2BBL intake with a 4BBL Edelbrock performer and then I put a 600 CFM Edelbrock Carb on it. I can tell it is running rich now because I can smell fuel and it is bogging down pretty hard. I had the timing tuned and the...
  2. Running rich and I can't seem to figure out why

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    My truck has recently started to run rich. It is straight piped with a gutted cat. Has been for several months an it has ran fine. It just sounds like it is struggling and when I am driving it smells of gasoline very badly. Have checked fuel lines and replaced the fuel assembly within the last...
  3. Fuel in the oil?

    5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    OK, heres the skinny - picked up a 2004 ram 1500 QCSB 4X4 a couple years ago. PO said he did all the maintenance, but we all know how that is. I have gone through the whole vehicle in stages, replaced all the fluids except for the trans (next couple months), and everything is more or less...