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what engine do you have?when it dies..will it start right back up?do you have a spark after it dies?
Yes, it starts everytime, but stalls within Seconds.
I'll check the spark question.
does it start right up..or do you need to wait?
Starts immediately. Timing appears to be good.
#1spark plug is very loose. No snap at all. I'm working on that right now.
does it only do this when the engine is hot?
Haven't been there. Engine is cold.
We are in 85 dry heat heat in my garage
ok..sense you still have fuelpresure at the rail..i woul think you may be loosing spark...a common problem is the ignition module inside the distributer,,,auto zone and most parts stores can test these if you take it out and take it to them
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How do I know you will be there to continue with me?
We this cost me more each time we try something else?
Fuel Regulator is stuck. No flow when under 30 lbs of pressure. Applied small vacuum and still no flow.
Applied wd40 and we have flow.
I'm going to put it back.
I tested the Ignition ignitor in distributor and nothing is checking out per the manual.
No voltage to the ignition unit wire. Does the clutch need to be down?
sorry coming a storm here,,computer is off and on
the igniter may be breking down when it gets hot
take it to the parts store...let them put it on their machine...it will tell if it is or int bad
Problem was the ignition switch. Thanks anyway.
ok...glad you got it..thanks