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1986 buick lesabre wont start - 1986 Buick LeSabre

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  • aaidennis Apr 05, 2009

    i ran out of gas car died tnen started again made 2 miles to gas station put 3 gallons in then made it to work no problem . 8 hrs later it started ok ran for two min then died now it wont start. please help

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Fuel pumps use the surrounding gasoline to keep them cool while in operation. If you ran the car with very little gas in the tank you may have burnt out the fuel pump motor. Try this simple test. Make sure you have at least a 1/4 tank of gas in the tank, gently tap on the fuel tank with a rubber maillot, then try to start your car. If the car starts, then you have a bad fuel pump. If the car does not start, rea peat the test two more times. Please vote for this solution if you found this information helpful.

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