can I switch my 1988 305 from throttle body injection to carburetor?

Asked by Feb 21, 2017 at 01:37 PM about the 1987 GMC C/K 1500 Series C1500

Question type: Car Customization

I have a 1988 Chevrolet C 1500, 305, 700R4, 3.78. It burns more gas than I know it should. No carburetor truck I ever owned before burned as much gas as this truck does. Another concern is this truck gets better gas milage in town than on the highway.

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You should just figure out what the problems are and fix them. By the time you spend the money on a conversion, it could be money spent on what you have. The fuel injection is nicer, and it took me a long time to accept it, I liked the carbureted fuel delivery system also, since that was what I knew. But have since learned a lot more on all the newer stuff, and it is better.

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