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Trouble starting 1990 F250 turns over, hear fuel pump(s) running, but won't start.Sometimes starts after jumping up and down on bumper. Once it starts, it will restart no problem. After it sits a while, it wont start.

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  • Anonymous Aug 14, 2008

    The same except no sound of fuel pumps.Also I don't know about jumping up and down on the bumper.I haven't lost my temper yet,but will try it soon.


  • Anonymous Aug 15, 2008

    mine would do the same thing, exept you could sometimes hear a clicking sound. Changed the starter solinoid on the fender, no problems now.

  • Anonymous Sep 11, 2008

    I have the same problem on a road with washboard it dies ill get out and shake the truck and it will start when i can hear the fuel pump kick in i know its going to start it has duel tanks how many fuel pumps does it have

  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2014

    It sat overnite and started the next day but only ran for 2 minits before stopping. Now it starts , runs soeties for a while ,sometimes not



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Check the started solinoid on the passenger fender. Mine would do what you are describing until i put in a new soleniod.

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