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1986 Ford Bronco dies once it is put into gear

Usually idles fine when in park, but will usually die once you put it into gear. Once you get past idle speed it runs fine but still doesn't repond like it should. Have replaced plugs, fuel pump, fuel filter, cleaned carburetor,, timing seems to be ok as well

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  • dwruck Feb 09, 2009

    it is a carb. no fuel injection

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    carb? this should be fuel injected???

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Sounds like a fuel mixture/vacuum problem. Vacuum advance line on the distributor could be loose/leaking/collapsed.

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