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1997 Lincoln towncar - I let it set for about a week. Then tried to start it. It will run if I hold the accelerator down. Then if I lift up to let idle it will die instantly. I thought it could be a fuel problem or is it something else?

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Sounds like your is stuck off.does it run ok after it warms up.

Posted on Jan 03, 2011

  • fhavranek1 Jan 03, 2011

    It runs fine after it warms up a little bit.

  • Ken Mac
    Ken Mac Jan 04, 2011

    sorry about my wording.sounds like your choke is stuck.try wd40 or replace the choke.

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