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83 f250 with 460. will start and idle for 5-10

83 f250 with 460. will start and idle for 5-10 seconds and then die. if you give it gas it will rpm up for a few seconds then die. pump the gas peddle and it will fire right back up and same results.

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What a great truck I've had two, one I drove around in mexico for 6 months. You need to change the fuel filter. It is located under the truck on the fuel line coming from tank about even with the seat. You need a wrench set. Make sure you have the arrow on the new filter going the proper way, toward the motor. Good luck, thats a tough truck

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