Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: Fuel pump/filter replacements no fix for fuel delivery problem - 1982 Ford F-100

asked by on

My truck is straight 6 cylinders and it is having a fuel delivery problem. I have replaced the mechanical fuel pump and both of the inline fuel filters. But even after those replacements the gas is not reaching the carburetor. What can you tell me on how to fix my truck ?

A: It may be time for a new carburetor if this...

It may be time for a new carburetor if this one has clogged. You have the option of rebuilding it as well. Have an experienced technician assist you in checking for the proper fuel pressure from the pump. Also, if you would like, a certified technician from YourMechanic can come to your home or office to replace your carburetor at your connivence.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Save up to 30%

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: How do the illuminated entry and exit lights work?

Your car is equipped with illuminated entrance and exit lights. These provide you with better visibility when getting in or out of the car during low light situations. When you use the key or the remote to unlock a door,...

Q: Vehicle hard to start

The carburetor on your van may have gotten sediment from the fuel system into it, which causes the jets to get clogged. I recommend having the fuel pump checked to see if it is working properly and sending the right...

Q: Cylinder eight misfiring on a '96 Ford Thunderbird

Unfortunately, there really isn't. You're getting them drenched with oil and putting the new one and it runs okay for a while. That means that it's burning oil back there. It probably has bad piston rings on number eight being...

Related articles

What Causes Hoses to Leak?
While the largest part of your engine is mechanical, hydraulics plays a significant role. You’ll find fluids at work in a number of different areas. Your car's fluids include: Engine oil Transmission...
P0052 OBD-II Trouble Code: HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1)
P0052 code definition HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1) What the P0052 code means This code is seen when the Engine Control Module (ECM) tries to control the...
How Much Does a Mechanic Make in Vermont?
Automotive technician jobs in Vermont have an average mechanic salary of $37k, with some mechanics earning a salary of $53k.