Re: What now?
yea, it sure sounds that way doesn't it Jim??
"Jim Warman" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Does this have the Variable Venturi carb?
> "1CAR2MANY" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> > Hi, I have an 85 Ford Crown Vic.I have had it for about 4 years now.It
> > doesn't seem to want to run when in cold/damp weather.It has a 302 and
> > has a carb...last year I believe with a carb(canada).Car has about
> > 100000 miles on it.
> > This only happens when it is cold/damp.First start of the
> > day...Starts fine,fast idle, runs fine for about 2-3 mins.Idle drops
> > down, engine starts chugging. Seems to run rich.It will only stay
> > running if you give it gas.It will stall after about 5-10 mins of
> > running.If I let it sit for 5 mins and restart it it runs fine.Runs
> > great otherwise.
> > Over the past year I have:
> > Replaced the electric choke(heat tube is still there as well)
> > Complete tuneup (plugs,wires,cap,rotor,filters all Motorcraft parts)
> > Replaced the coil
> > Replaced the module
> > Replaced the pickup in the distributor
> > Replaced the power valve in the carb
> > Replaced the EGR
> > No Vacuum leaks
> > Set up the choke as per manual and it functions fine
> > Timing is on as well as the air/fuel mixture
> > Any ideas?