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October 13, 2012, 8:22 pm

Beth O

Question: What would cause vehicle to not run after starting?

This pickup has had a rebuilt carburator, new gas tank, gas lines, fuel filter, timing set & numerous things. It will start, but will falter & die when trying to drive it. it runs good when it is running, but can't figure out why it dies.

October 17, 2012, 11:35 am

Elizabeth K

So you are saying it idles good, but dies when you put it in drive? That could be many things, a few of them are:
improperly adjusted carburetor
ignition timing is off
engine timing is off

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