Edlebrock question

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  • honkylips

Posted August 14, 2005 - 04:13 PM


How do you adjust idle speed? I thought it was by the black knob that's on the end of the tube, but that thing only seems to turn counterclockwise?

  • BWB63

Posted August 14, 2005 - 05:16 PM


That is it. It should turn both ways. It might be installed wrong or in a bind.

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  • frankstr

Posted August 14, 2005 - 05:47 PM


Counterclockwise will only turn the idle down,it should turn clockwise also to turn up the idle.........

  • BigMikey

Posted August 15, 2005 - 11:36 AM


It's been a while, but I seem to remember there is a small nut on the end of the black tube that must be removed for it to work properly.

When I adjust mine, I usually end up holding the black tube about half way up with my left hand and turning the knob with my right. If I don't, the tube twists resulting in a bind.

Hope this helps.

  • bork

Posted August 17, 2005 - 08:24 PM


To increase idle, I twist my grip and turn black knob , so it takes pressure off stop . (no binding)

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