variable venturi carb

I have a 83 F-150 4x4 351 with a that wont seem to pull off the choke if there is one. When it's cold it seems to run ok but then it smells like it's dumping raw gas out the exhaust, excelleration is lousy, the idle is very lopey, and has a somewhat constant miss. The local Ford garage told me to just replace the carb with a remanufactured one, any suggestions. ...
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Question: Want to replace variable venturi carb with 4bl carb
I did this swap on a Bronco II a while back. There is a throttle position sensor (TPS) on the V V Carb, that the computer takes a signal from. I'm not sure if the TPS signal is also used for timing, or just for the carb adjustment. On the Bronco II, I replaced the carb and distributor at the same t
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Question: Variable Venturi Carb needs replaced?
It's been at least 10 years since I"ve seen one of those. Napa used to have replacements for those made buy Holley.
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Question: 351w with crappy variable venturi carb...
I'm very happy with my Edelbrock Performer intake and Edelbrock 600 cfm w/electric choke. Had to buy an Edelbrock kickdown adapter for Fords, but it works great. Slik
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Question: Getting rid of Variable Venturi carb on 351W
Nothing is as simple as it seems. But it should go ok. Be prepared for some throttle adaptation(make sure you get the carb with the ford kickdown kit). Some fuel line fabrication, some head scratching over vacuum lines you do need and don't need. And maybe a little wiring to the fuse box if you get
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Question: VAriable Venturi Carb Diaphragm Replacement
you need to loosen all the screws on top of the carb, remove the aircleaner attaching bolt and carefully lift the rear of the carb up to disenguage the diaphram. be sure when reassembeled to check the cer linkage. Thats( cold enrichment rod) at the top front of the carb. Its real easy to get this r
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