Edelbrock Part # 7163 Performer RPM 2-R intake manifold is designed for street 396-502 c.i.d. Chevrolet V8's with high-performance rectangular-port cylinder heads. This dual-plane high-rise manifold offers maximum horsepower with a broad torque curve. No provisions for exhaust heated chokes. Accepts late-model waterneck, air-conditioning, alternator and HEI equipment.
Center Maximum Height 5.220 in
CNC Ported No
Front Maximum Height 4.450 in
Rear Maximum Height 6.000 in
Single Or Dual Plane Type Dual Plane
Recommended intake gasket: Edelbrock # 7202
Manifold height: A-4.45", B-6.0" (.25" taller than stock high-rise aluminum manifold)
Carb pad height: 5.22"
Carb recommendations: Edelbrock AVS2 or Performer Series 650-800 cfm. Use bracket # 8031 for 1972-78.
Port exit dimensions: 1.56"w x 2.24"t
Will not fit under stock hood of Corvette, 1964-67 Chevelle or 1967-81 Camaro.
Use RTV sealant to properly seal end seals, such as Edelbrock High Temp Silicone sealant # 1076, DO NOT USE END SEALS GASKETS.
Hardened washers Must be used with intake bolts to ensure proper torque and prevent galling of the aluminum.