View Full Version : 1972 Celica Carb--This one's for you carb guys

10-02-2007, 06:31 PM
One guy over on the Classic Celica forum claims the stock carb is only good for 18-24 MPG.

I'm getting like 12 with my 72.

What are some things I can do to the carb so I can get better economy?

10-30-2007, 02:51 AM
rebuild it... or have it rebuilt...

i personally dont have a 1st, 2nd or 3rd gen celica but i know this from workin on my dads old 65 mustang, it used to only get about 12 mpg also, then had the carb rebuilt and now he gets about 15 to 19 mpg... not a big difference but every lil bit counts

91 celica st
10-30-2007, 03:24 AM
i get like 18 in my 74

do you have a spare stock carb or know where to get one udstuengt? ive been loking for awhile and cant find one. i want to use the stock one instead of my aftermarket one