DIES WHEN PUT IN GEAR

  • Tiny
  • ta6563rocky
  • 1977 Dodge Ram
  • 150,000 miles

1977 dodge w150, 318, 60,000 on engine. Dies when put in gear. Remand 2 barrel. I filled the tank for the first time and put some thick additive in erg. Oil. New battery and it is set to specs. For smog.

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Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 AT 12:37 PM

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  • hmac300
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Check to see if there is good fuel pressure and flow. It should have about a half pint per 30 seconds. Pressure should be 4.5-6 lb range. Check timing

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Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 AT 4:27 PM
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Thank You, it does act as though the engine is not turning enough to pump at lower rpm.

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Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 AT 11:42 PM

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