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My 1929 Auburn starts and runs. but only about a minute Why

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My 1929 Auburn starts and runs. but only about a minute Why does it always shut down?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Classic Car
Expert:  K. Wiggins replied 10 months ago.

Hello, has any work been done other than the inline filter, Carb rebuilt/new points/etc?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I put in new points and condenser and took carb apart to clean and free up internal parts. Engine sounds and runs good for about a minute
Expert:  Don 'Mo Lurch' replied 9 months ago.

Does the Engine restart when it dies?
IF not, what do you do to get it to restart?
Has the Fuel Pump been replaced?

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