carburetor question

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  1. jackobeans

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    can anyone tell me if a carb for a 250 six will fit a 170 six? are the intakes the same where they mount?
     
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    The intake is the same size but the carburetor adapter could be different.

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    yea that's what scared me was that spacer i don't have it ,, made the mistake of ordering a 250 carb when i need one for a 170 , reordered the 170 carb and will return the wrong one thanks for confirming what i thought glad i don't have to deal with that nasty EGR valve thanks for your reply im glad i asked
     

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