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Category: Classic Car
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Experience:  I have 30 years experience repairing, restoring, and customizing cars, and pickup trucks.
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Really? 1957 Thunderbird. It cuts out if I put it anything

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Really? 1957 Thunderbird. It cuts out if I put it anything but N,?
JA: Sometimes things that you think will be really complicated end up being easy to fix with Ford. The Ford Mechanic I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.
Customer: I just told you. I get it running in Neatral. When I put in gear it dyes.
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: That would be nice. I have called every Ford dealership in 50 miles. They don't want to touch it.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Classic Car
Expert:  Roy Belding replied 1 year ago.
good afternoon my name is ***** ***** I will assist a couple of questions 1. did you check the point gap or dwell?? 2. ignition timing???3. is this the 312 with the holley 4 barrell?? Roy
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I replaced the points and cap. Gap is good. I don't have a timing light but it seems OK. V8 D Fordomatic
Expert:  Roy Belding replied 1 year ago.
ok, thanks. it sounds like you ned to adjust the carb idle air bleed screws. is this the holley 4 barrell?? Roy