Car starts but won't stay running

Asked by Nov 12, 2016 at 12:12 AM about the 1977 Chevrolet Malibu

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Car starts but wont stay running have checked the
fuel pump got new carburetor new Cadillac
converter was running fine parked it came back to
it 2-3 weeks wouldn't start stay on recently
changed battery cable side post  to top post had a
problem with the hot wire so I cut it and bought a
new top post instead spliced the wires and put it in
a new connector  but I always have a problem with
it even if it's tight it's hard to get it going
sometimes even if its tight could that problem it
won't stay running it will click everything will cut off
until I play with it

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