The Rochester Quadrajet carburetor was found perched atop the engine of many a classic GM performance vehicle. The Q-Jet is a very capable but often misunderstood carb. This book, How to Rebuild and Modify Rochester Quadrajet Carburetors, seeks to lift the veil of mystery surrounding the Q-Jet and show owners how to tune and modify their carbs for maximum performance.
The book will be a complete guide to selecting, rebuilding, and modifying the Q-Jet, aimed at both muscle car restorers and racers. The book includes a history of the Q-Jet, an explanation of how the carb works, a guide to selecting and finding the right carb, instructions on how to rebuild the carb, and extensive descriptions of high-performance modifications that will help anyone with a Q-Jet carb crush the competition.
Unlike some tech books you've probably seen, this one does a good job on the photography, with all color photos shot with good lighting, clear details and clean backgrounds. -Musclecar Enthusiast Magazine, October 2006
This book is a must-have for any hobbyist who enjoys spending time under the hood of his Pontiac. -High Performance Pontiac Magazine, December 2006
"This is definately a handy reference for anyone working with Q-Jet-fed muscle." - Hemmings Muscle Machines, February 2007, reviewed by Terry McGean
"This is a book that takes the Q-jet to the next level." -Car Craft, February 2007, reviewed by Jeff Smith
"From the simple rebuild all the way to the complex, this book has it documented." -Super Chevy, October 2007
Cliff Ruggles has more than 20 years' experiene in custom building transmissions. He owns his own business, Cliff's High Performance, which specializes in building high-performance engines, transmission, and carburetors. Cliff has built/ owned/ raced at least half a dozen cars over the years. Find out more at www.cliffshighperformance.com