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460 w/electric fuel pump

While driving i noticed that when i gave it gas the engine did not respond like it was dead (not) then it cought and all is well. this happened on 2 occassion while I was on the freeway going at about 60 mph. Driving the (its a class c Tioga with a ford f350 chasis) the rv over to get a window replaced going about 30 mph it did not respond when i pushed down slightly on the excelator then heaver because it did not respond then it heavly backfired wiping out the ex line. Any suggestions? thanks Joe McNeal

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Sounds like needs a tunup ,if you already tune it recently i would get the compression tested in the cylinders

Posted on Mar 09, 2009

  • josh1111 Mar 11, 2009

    the cat might be clogged too since its a 88

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