i have a 79 ford 250 custom with a 460 in it, i just got it back from the mechanics and everytime i press on the gas peddle from idle to half way it wants to stall out

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Asked by May 01, 2011 at 05:55 PM about the 1979 Ford F-250

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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sounds like the choke is closeing,starveing for fuel,make sure the butterfly in carb is open,if closed wait until it is cold,seting overnight.remove air cleaner looking at motor on left passenger side on carb you will see a black round part on side of carb,loosen the 3 screws turn counterclock wise until butterfly is straight up,tighten screws replace air filter.give it a run .that is if it still has the factory carb on it.

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