Sugar in gas

Asked by Nov 21, 2017 at 03:54 AM about the 1988 Chevrolet C/K 2500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 83 chevy van .started running rough .i
replaced the carbuerator. It ran great for
amile then lost power n died . i can get it to
start by flooring it but it runs very rough and
backfires

2 Answers

Would sugar or something in my gastank

87,145

Or a carburetor/choke issue. Sounds like an overly rich air/fuel mixture. Any black smoke coming from the tailpipe? If so that's what's going on. HTH. -Jim

Your Answer:

C/K 2500

Looking for a Used C/K 2500 in your area?

CarGurus has 172 nationwide C/K 2500 listings starting at $3,250.

ZIP:

Chevrolet C/K 2500 Experts

  • #1
    Rowefast
    Reputation
    340
  • #2
    COMETGUY61
    Reputation
    220
  • #3
    Andrew Olsen
    Reputation
    170
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet C/K 3500
172 listings starting at $4,795
Used Chevrolet C/K 1500
628 listings starting at $2,950
Used Ford F-250
367 listings starting at $2,995
Used GMC Sierra 2500
98 listings starting at $5,400
Used Ford F-150
4,027 Great Deals out of 224,057 listings starting at $495
Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,273 Great Deals out of 69,179 listings starting at $1,000

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies.