Truck not starting

Asked by Nov 14, 2016 at 02:10 PM about the 1979 Ford F-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1979 f150, 400 v8, 2bbl carb,Ran fine, died, like it's
not getting fuel, replaced pump, filter flows freely,
can blow air through all lines, has plenty of
gas.????????????

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If the engine won't start cold the choke might not be working correctly. Also check for vacuum leaks.

It was running, warming up, went outside to get in and leave and it died, almost like it ran out fuel

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