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Cannot get engine to stay running

I have a 1987 toyota forerunner that will turn over and start then dies immediately. lik eit isnt getting fuel or vaccuum is messed up?

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  • dweldy1p May 15, 2009

    my truck 1995 toyota 4 runner will idle for a few seconds then die my truck has been in the shop for 7 weeks now and still cant figure out the problem fuel filters are fine fuel pump fine fuel ingectors are fine fuel preasure good everything is checking out good i even baught an acu unit which is a very costly part and still didnt fix it

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If you have a 22 RE engine in the truck , You will need to replace the fuel filter, it is located on the left side of the engine as you are looking at it.. The filter is locate just above the front of the starter. . This is a bolt on unit. You may also find that your fuel pump may be week , and you will eventualy need to replace it as well. it is located inside the fuel tank

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