vehicle dieing

Asked by Mar 03, 2016 at 04:56 PM about the GMC Jimmy

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have 1974 Gmc Jimmy the truck runs fine when cold but
once it reaches 190° or normal running temperature it just
dies if I don't stay on the throttle?

2 Answers

Sorry I forgot to add the truck has a SBC 400

44,095

Sounds like the electric choke is not opening.

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