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Jake, Nissan Technician
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84 nissan pu with fuel issues. acts like its starving. fill

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84 nissan pu with fuel issues. acts like its starving for fuel. fill the carb bowl and runs till empty, replaced filter and lines look good, turn key on and fuel pump is running but doesn't shut off?? what next.,.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  Jake replied 1 year ago.

If the vehicle only runs when you fill the carb bowl manually and you have fuel pressure. Then the accelerator pump in the carb is bad. You are going to have to replace it / rebuild the carb

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
will fuel pressure fill the window bowl? there is no fuel in the window.
Expert:  Jake replied 1 year ago.

do you have fuel to the carb from the line?