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When starting truck the engine just turns over. Started it yesterday morning it started seem as if it wanted to die down, it kept running. I got it home and started it later started right up. 10 min

The ABS brake light came on yesterday and went back off later that evening. Always on and off smells like something is burning.

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Have you checked the fuel pressure when the not start occurs? Buy a can of engine starting fluid, next time this happens spray it into the air intake of the engine, if it starts right up you have an issue with the electric fuel pump rotor sticking due to wear of the bearings it rotates in. You also will need the control module for the ABS scanned the next time the lights are on, there will be a code for the problem, this is essential to figure out where to look for the problems in the system.

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SOURCE: f250 gas smell

Priority Action Part Type Cause 1 Inspect Fuel Line Assembly Loose or Damaged Fuel Line or Connector. 2 Inspect Fuel Filter Leaking Fuel Filter. 3 Inspect Fuel Tank PUNCTURED or Damaged Fuel Tank. 4 Inspect Canister Purge Valve Faulty Canister Purge Valve is Leaking. 5 Inspect Carburetor Dirty and Improperly FunctioningCarburetor. 6 Inspect Fuel Injector Dirty or Worn Fuel Injectors. Inspect Fuel Filter Leaking Fuel Filter. 2 Inspect Fuel Line Assembly Loose or Damaged Fuel Line or Connector. 3 Inspect Fuel Tank Leaking Fuel Tank.this is more than likely the problem

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