79 cj5 i6 4.2 not getting fuel to the carb

Asked by Nov 20, 2016 at 08:33 PM about the 1979 Jeep CJ5

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My cj5 is getting fuel through all the lines but stops
at the carb and won't start if I prime it it starts for a
second but dies it has the inline 6 4.2

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7,495

Check the carburetor filter and float device, it might be stuck in the up position not allowing fuel to go inside carburetor

79,645

If there is an inlet filter if may b e clogged. It is also possible that the needle is stuck.

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