hey i drove my 88 dodge caravan (not original motor but also from a
similar model), to work and then tried to go home for lunch and it
would start but would not stay running. i found that if i pumped the
accellerator at the right frequency i could sorta lurch down the road,
which is how i got home. i suspected it was running itself out of gas
so i replaced the fuel filter but it still does the same thing. any
On Fri, 2 May 2008 13:08:07 -0700 (PDT), yeastinflexion
My 84 Caravan had a similar problem, intermittent, that drove us and
the dealer crazy. Seems the carb float was starting to deteriorate and
a small particle was lodging in the outlet jet. Took them 3 trys to
find it. Last time I dropped the car off they had it all day, and it
would not repeat the problem. I picked the car up and it stalled 1/2
way out the service drive into the street. They got several folks to
push it back in, kept it another day which was when they finally found
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