Mechanics

HOLDS IDLE FOR ABOUT 5 MIN THAN DIES OFF

2001 Ford Bantam • 137,000 miles

Van starts holds idle for about 5 min than dies off and if I feed fuel it just dies off faster, what can be the problem? The vans fuel pump packed up and the van was standing for about 5years, about a month back I put in a after market fuel pump for the van and changed the spark plugs. Your response will be highly appreciated

thank you : Brandon
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BRANDON 10
August 7, 2012.




Check the pressure first. The tank may be full of crap that is causing the pump to fail.

Roy

I cleaned up the tank before putting the new pump in, could it be the fuel filter? That needs to be changed?
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Tiny
BRANDON 10
Aug 7, 2012.
Could be but doubt it as it has a bypass when it is clogged.

Roy

Soo were do I go from here?

Tiny
BRANDON 10
Aug 7, 2012.

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