what causes engine to load up when accelarating?

Asked by Aug 02, 2017 at 06:08 PM about the 1970 Ford F-100

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Choke not fully opened, main jets too large, carb flooding when RPM's climb, timing problems, do you see black smoke out the tail pipe when this happens? If so you may need to overhaul the carb.

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