1976 ford f100 inline 6 cold start issues

Asked by GuruS4SMW May 08, 2019 at 10:59 AM about the 1976 Ford F-100

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Truck wont start unless i spray starting fuel in
carburetor and pump the gas clip behind the
carburetor like 20 times then hop in and pump gas
pedal some more..turn it over and rev it up gently a
little untill it stays on..usually i will turn off and got
to pump it sum more untill it idles...after that it will
run out of town perfectly. Just that problem in the

1 Answer


Check the choke to see if it is closed when the engine is cold.

Your Answer:

Ford F-100 Experts

  • #1
    G A Arne
  • #2
  • #3
View All

Find great deals from top-rated dealers


Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
126 Great Deals out of 10,888 listings starting at $100
Used Ford F-250
4 listings
Used Ford Bronco
1 listing
Used Ford F-350
2 listings
Used Chevrolet Camaro
15 Great Deals out of 615 listings starting at $7,800

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies.