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1985 GMC Pickup Reg Cab 4WD Base

1985 GMC Pickup Reg Cab 4WD
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June 11, 2010, 6:28 am

Rob B
 

Question: Won't start - won't keep running

1979 GMC pickup has good battery, will turn over but not start, will run after pull starting. Runs and then stops and won't start again. Has new fuel pump and good battery.


June 11, 2010, 4:46 pm

Elizabeth K
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Here's a link to a page full of troubleshooting articles. It sounds like you have a few of these going on, read as many of the articles that apply.

Also, do you have good engine compression (run a compression check if you're not sure)?


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