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1992 Ford F250 - fuel injected motor - running too rich

My 1992 Ford F250 seems to be running too rich - is there a way to adjust the fuel to run leaner?

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  • cody persinger Aug 28, 2013

    no spark after changeing the coil and testing the wires goin to the coil and they tested good?

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You cant adjust fuel on the ford governor its fixed.you can adjust fuel on cummins governor.have your governor injection timing check .make sure air filter not stopped up or restricted.it will cause it to run rich.

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