1987 ford F150 starts and runs fine for about 5 minutes and then dies. I have replaced the fuel filter, fuel pump, fuel lines, the distributor, coil,and all relays and checked all vacume lines.

Asked by Oct 01, 2014 at 03:26 PM about the Ford F-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Check fueltank ventilating

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did u change the distributor by yourself if you did you need to time the engine to the camshaft so the rockers will lift the valves at the right time

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Does it run as it should for the first five minutes. If so it sounds like a heat related problem on an electronic part.

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