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My 1986 ford f250 will turn over but will not start. when i can get it started it only runs if i have the gas pettal to the floor and it kind of backfires. what could be the problem?

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    sounds like ignition module and stator problems

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Sounds like a timing problem,or spark plugs and wires

Posted on May 01, 2010

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