Re: Fuel filter was garbage
Did you consider it MIGHT have gotten in via AIR, not fuel?
And you Might consider using the Ford EFI filter.
Brad and Mia wrote:
> Hi all. Quick Ford truck question here - yes, I've posted in alt.ford but
> this can't hurt, many of you here are quite knowledgeable.
> Okay, my 1980 351M Bronco runs like a dream. Until recently.
> It started running like crap so a little work later it was discovered that
> there was a small pinhead-sized rock stuck in the needle and seat config.
> Well, now it runs great.
> My question is, how the hell did a pinhead-sized rock get past my (10-day
> old) fuel filter?!?! holy!
> So I thought, if one filter is good, but not good enough, two would be
> better right?
> From the fuel line to the carb is about one foot of rubber hose. I could
> easily add another filter there. Should I? I mean, it's $5. But will it
> And yes, I drive in dusty conditions - where the Bronco thrives!