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Old 11-04-2018, 08:54 PM   #226
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Re: 68 GMC 4x4 Suburban build up

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Haven't had too much time lately in the middle of a remodel...

Had to move it the other day so made this video

Sounds good! I don't remember what it has on it for a carb. Are you pushing the accelerator pedal all the way to the floor to set the choke, after you turn the key to the on position and wait a couple of seconds? Pretty important on a carbed engine cold start.

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Old 11-04-2018, 10:18 PM   #227
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Sounds good! I don't remember what it has on it for a carb. Are you pushing the accelerator pedal all the way to the floor to set the choke, after you turn the key to the on position and wait a couple of seconds? Pretty important on a carbed engine cold start.

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yea I generally do and usually the thing fires RIGHT up with a blip but of course when I film it that doesn't happen.
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Old 11-05-2018, 10:54 PM   #228
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yea I generally do and usually the thing fires RIGHT up with a blip but of course when I film it that doesn't happen.

Yep, that's the way it works.....

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Old 11-13-2018, 05:54 PM   #229
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Re: 68 GMC 4x4 Suburban build up

No real updates other than I have been driving it around. Going to use it for some home depot runs for our remodel this week.

Anyway here are some photos I have been posting on my Instagram @StrongmanGarage


Bought a 2013 Tahoe for a DD (even though I've been mostly driving the 1968)


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Old 11-14-2018, 10:04 PM   #230
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Nice photos. I really enjoyed driving mine before I sold it. I have another one spotted and I will stop and talk to the owner in a few days.

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