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Won't start ran out of fuel. towed it home. fuel it up, turns over but won't start

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    do u run your fuel tank below 1/4 on a regualar basis?

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You need to clean out the fuel line.
since you run out of fuel, the sludge at eh button of the fuel tank is in the fuel line. you need to change the fuel filter also.

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