Making a heat shield into a heat shield
I'm taking a catalytic converter heat shield and turning it into a carburetor heat shield. My Carter YF is gettin... Show moreg vapor- lock and I need to get it to cool down so the fuel won't vaporize. This causes hard starting and fuel consumption!
We start off with the catalytic heat shield that I had left over from getting rid of my catalytic converter.
Tried to get an idea if it was really going to work. Looking pretty good!
Made some placement cuts for carb and other attachments.
Final adjustments and bolt it down. I think it's going to work! Show Less
Last Update ):
I was working on putting on a 2bbl intake with a Motorcraft 2150 2bbl carb. I didn't get to finish it. So, here are the pics I have of it.... Show more At least you can see how I did the auto kickdown on the carb.
Thanks for looking, its been fun!!
P.S. The truck isn't far. My niece's husband needed a vehicle for work so I gave it to him. He loves it!! Show Less