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1992 Ford Laser stalls after running for a short time, I have replaced plugs, dissy cap, leads & coil. There is plenty of fuel in it and the carby level is good. Certainly lost now, hope you can help, thanks in advance Al

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  • Allan Atlee Jul 22, 2010

    Yes, very greatful thankyou

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Try putting gas directly down the throat of the carburetor the next time it stalls after running for a short time.

If it runs, then you have a carb blockage problem.

I assume your spark is strong across all cylinders.

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  • Allan Atlee Jul 22, 2010

    Thanks for your reply, good spark on all 4 and have done the petrol down the throat trick, when it stalls the carby fuel level is good, in fact everything looks good?????????

  • Duane Wong
    Duane Wong Jul 22, 2010

    Is the spark timing alright?

  • Allan Atlee Jul 22, 2010

    Duane, to be honest I assume it is because it runs perfectly for a while, no excessive smoke or anything. I drove it for approx 10km's before it died and would not restart a couple of days ago, after half an hour or so I can restart it again so I am thinking something is over heating and breaking down but I don't know what it could be, is there a relay or similar somewhere maybe?

  • Duane Wong
    Duane Wong Jul 22, 2010

    do you have any engine codes stored in the system?

  • Allan Atlee Jul 22, 2010

    It's actually my sisters car, so I doubt it. To be honest I didn't think this thing had a computer, does it?

  • Duane Wong
    Duane Wong Jul 22, 2010

    I think that GM, anyway, started putting computers with Service Engine Soon or Check Engine lights in them in 1981 or so.



    This is a 1992, Ford, vehicle.

    In 1992 the Ford Escort had a computer in it.

    And, this car has electronic engine controls, so it would have a computer, I believe.



  • Allan Atlee Jul 22, 2010

    Thanks, best I check it out and travel down that road because I am out of ideas. Thanks very much for your input. Very much appreciated.

  • Duane Wong
    Duane Wong Jul 22, 2010

    Your welcome.

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Hi there
I have a 1991 Ford Laser 1.3 Litre - manual. It keeps stalling after a short time running. I have changed the fuel filter plugs and leads - it seems to be a fuel problem. What should I do next?

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