Having problems with your 1995 Ford Ranger Supercab ?

Ignition problem turn the key and starter OK > engine wants to start (very very short time) and quits. What gives?

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Check ALL vac. hoses. my explorer of your year quietly backfired once and blew a hose right of the manifold "nipple". never started till that discovery
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