I was in a collision to the front of my 1990 f150 and the impact must have tripped the automatic fuel system shutoff. I pressed the reset button and it worked however now it starts and dies inseconds

80

Asked by Dec 13, 2015 at 09:38 AM about the 1990 Ford F-150 XLT Lariat Extended Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I cannot seem to keep the truck running for more
than a few seconds like its not getting fuel.
There are no leaks or damaged lines. The front
bumper took all the damage visible however I
can't seem to get the fuel system reset after the
impact. Any assistance would help
tremendously. I'm  stuck

1 Answer

15,340

If it will start and run for a few seconds every time you push the reset button, then the problem is with the switch. You can temporarily bypass the switch. Check the net for how.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • were is the fuel cut off switch location on the f 150 duel fuel tank 3 answers

    1988 Ford F-150

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • if your truck cranks but will not start, what would be the problem? 97 answers

    STARTING PROBLEM I have a 2000 ford f150 5.4L the truck cranks but will not start some times. if i spray starter fliud into the booster in will start up. but other times the truck will start then just...

    2000 Ford F-150 Lariat Extended Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 1989 F150 Fuel problems. 10 answers

    I have a 1989 Ford F150 with the 5.0 fuel injected. Its not getting gas and I don't know where the problem begins. I know its getting fuel up to the fuel pump by the driver's door. but not sure about ...

    1989 Ford F-150

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • My Truck will not start the second time 3 answers

    I have a 1992 Ford F150 5.0L v8 super cab 4wd with dual tanks. Recently my truck has been quirky when starting. It always starts if it has not been running for awhile. However, If I run the truck fo...

    1992 Ford F-150 XL 4WD Extended Cab LB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 1990 f-150 fuel pressure bleedoff 2 answers

    truck will not start ...the key on position pump comes on rail has gas bleeds off in seconds

    1990 Ford F-150 STD 4WD SB

    -

    General

Search Ford F-150 Questions

Ford F-150 Experts

#1 OJ
OJ
Reputation 6,280
#2 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 3,960
#3 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 2,340
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,153 Great Deals out of 57,803 listings starting at $995
Used Ford F-250
564 listings starting at $1,977
Used Ford Mustang
689 Great Deals out of 38,143 listings starting at $1,750
Used Ford Ranger
228 Great Deals out of 6,966 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford Explorer
1,431 Great Deals out of 71,888 listings starting at $985

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford F-150 For Sale
35,392 listings starting at $17,855
2016 Ford F-150 For Sale
203 Great Deals out of 98,943 listings starting at $17,795
2015 Ford F-150 For Sale
294 Great Deals out of 8,299 listings starting at $18,891
2014 Ford F-150 For Sale
575 Great Deals out of 11,276 listings starting at $9,900
2013 Ford F-150 For Sale
799 Great Deals out of 14,727 listings starting at $7,527