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I replaced my water pump in the truck described. After it started up after jumping it it ran while we checked the level in the radiator and made sure no leaks. I put the truck in reverse to back it out of the garage and it stalled. Now it won't idle at all. It will only start if I put the gas pedal to the floor. After I get it started I have to feather the gas pedal to keep it running

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Did you reconnect the temp sensor?

Posted on Oct 05, 2010

  • scjmlt Oct 05, 2010

    I never took it off. And the guage inside was reading fine. We let it run for about 15 - 20 minutes to cheek the water level in the radiator and to make sure it was circulating. That is when I went to put it in reverse and all the problems from above started to happen.

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