My truck will start but bogs down and dies.

Asked by Jan 09, 2016 at 06:59 PM about the 1986 Ford F-250 XLT Extended Cab 4WD LB HD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

So my truck is an 1986 ford f250 with the 460 4
speed manual transmission. It will start right up
then bogs down regardless of how much throttle I
give it. Please help

6 Answers


Check air filter and replace if necessary change fuel filter.

Best Answer

Both are brand new. As well as new fuel pump fuel lines rebuilt carb new plugs wires cap and rotor


Cats... Stopped up?

No cats on it's straight piped


Also would recommend spraying a whole can of carburetor cleaner into carb it not only cleans carb but also cleans intake and cylinders and valves.


Water in fuel? Try safely putting fuel in carb continue until fuel gets in lines

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