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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: 11 months ago.
Category: Classic Car
Expert:  K. Wiggins replied 11 months ago.

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

Customer: replied 11 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 11 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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