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Engine turns over, appears to be getting fuel, starts when starter flued is sprayed into carberator as long as the throttle is pumped then dies. was running fine then lost power killing the engine

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    i have the same problem but when i spray starter fluid it still doesn't start. im'a try the fuel pump and filter thing and hopefully that will answer the problem



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Might have a miss fire, at idle the car will sputter, if not that, then check all hose fittings on carburator may be a vacuum leak.

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Two things: Check fuel filter, and fuel pump.

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