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my 1988 F150 STARTS but dies after about 15 seconds

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my 1988 F150 STARTS but dies after about 15 seconds
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from your description, I would start with a fuel pressure test. the pump may be failing.

What motor??? trans??? single or dual tanks????

Customer: replied 3 years ago.
engine 302, automatic, dual tanks
ok, did you try switching tanks??? this would eliminate the possibility of a fuel pump failure

Customer: replied 3 years ago.
yes, first thing I did.
ok, I would still check the fuel pressure.

did you have a chance to do this???

Customer: replied 3 years ago.
no, i will do this
ok let me know

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.
It was the fuel filter
good, glad to hear it was something that was not expensive