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Carburator seems to stall at high rpm's

This truck is standard shift and it stalls out when it gets to high rpm's. It seems to be losing fuel to the motor so I figure it is a carburator problem since it has all new timing gears and plugs and things. Can you tell me if there is something I can do short of taking it to a shop?

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  • viscotec2 Jan 11, 2009

    I have the same truck and the same problem. We have put new fuel pump and new fuel filter on the truck, and i thought it was the carburetor too. If i leave it sitting about a week or two, i have to keep pouring gas in the carburetor to get it to crank, so someone suggested it might still be a b ad fuel pump. I plan on putting an electric fuel pump on it to see if that solves my problem......

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Mcdevito75 here, It could be a bad gas filter or fuel pump, if you can, change them both.

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