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Wont start ,

Now if i put gas into carb it will start for a while then shut off i replaced the fuel filter ,but before finished i did that i cranked it and fuel came out of the line what could it be the trcuk was not driven for over a year

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If you are getting gas from the fuel line the pump is working, but still may not have enough volume or pressure to start the truck. More than likely it will be the fuel pump.

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Fuel pump......... smack the gas tank while cranking should start check the fuel pump relay you can jump the two big prongs on this that is the fuel pump good luck

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