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Truck will not turn over. Last time it happened the guy who finally got it started said it needed to be primed no fuel getting to engine. How do I do this?

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It should not need primed,,,is your check engine light on? get codes read if it is at auto zone for free,and find out which fuel injector is bad

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It is dangerous to prime an engine. Have a fire extinguisher handy. Remove the air filter top. Pour about 2oz of fuel into the air intake and turn the engine over. It will start and run briefly. Repeat until the engine has enough fual in the carburetor or pressure to the injector rails. After it is running you might want to replace the fuel filter and check to see if the pump is delivering enough gas.

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