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Bought ford 9000 with 3208 cat engine 1974 model got all the

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bought ford 9000 with 3208 cat engine 1974 model got all the air out glass filter, cracked all the injectors have done every thing I know to do last night in a rain storm me and my buddy who is one of the best mechanics in our area and it would not even start on either last night why???
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Customer: truck been sitting 5 0r 7 years owner said he would start it once a year but did not last year. we cleaned fuel tank to everything we know to do
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Cat Man replied 1 year ago.
Thanks for asking your question. I will try and help you out.
So when you sprayed ether in the engine. It would not even run on ether? Or it would run then shut off?