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Cranks but wont start

My truck crainkrd and ran fine but when i tried to pull off from a light it was at complete loss of power so i parked it and it died.then i started it again and it ran for a minute but then died again. now it will crank but wont start again. its an 89 ford f-150 v-8 302. can anyone help

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Is the engine light on, check for codes.
i would then test for fuel pressure at the rail.
replace fuel filter,
check for spark at plug.
dirty air filter.
i could go on...

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