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Ran out of gas, and engine stopped. I put 4 gallons in and will not start...

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  • Anonymous Jan 13, 2009

    I have the same problem except there was plenty of gas in the car at the time but the car just turned off while i was driving. However, I have let the fuel drop below 1/4 many a time.

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The fuel pump which is in the fuel tank is lubricated by the fuel it pumps, when you run low on fuel (below 1/4 tank) the pump will overheat, and if you run out many times they will seize up, bottom line the fuel pump must be replaced.

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