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My 1987 ford f-150 pick up the alternator went out on it it set for about a week i got it fixed went to drive it and it wants to herk and **** like it has bad fuel it is fuel injected with a 6 cylinder 4.9 could some one tell me what might be wrong with it

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Seeing on how its been sitting I would look for moisture inside the distributor cap, common this time of year.

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Hi , i would check the fuel filter ,it might be clogged if , not the fuel filter i would check the fuel pump could pick up particals on the screen. thanks hope this helps

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