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zk737
    
My 1978 Firebird with lots of feul in the almost full engine keeps shutting off and does not start
My 1978 Firebird with lots of Gas7-8 gallons or more. Engine keeps shutting off while driving. Wont start untill adding Gas with a
Can and wont start until putting some gas thru the Carburator venturi air intake.

Also I cannot put gas in the tank at a gas pump. Vapor canister is in very bad condition. I have Installed a new Feul pump and just replaced
inline Feul filter after I installed a new Rebuilt Rochester Carb. I have owned this car for 37 years. never gave any problem I could not Solve
My self I am expert with old Cars like mine.

But this problem has me befuddled. Where Can I get a new New Vapor Canister. Also my Fuell gauge is Bad gives wrong reading.Sows half when empty.

Anyone have any Ideas please Help HELP me.

Thanks
Zeb
Tel 813-968-7192

posted: December 30, 2016
 
    
 
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notamad
    
Did the problems start with the rebuilt carb?
Any particular length of time before it shuts off after you get it going?
Does it stutter at all when it dies?
posted:  January 2, 2017
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