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Ran out gas now car won t start

I ran out of gas put 2 gallons in and it still wont start

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: 95 sedan deville wont start and says fuel low with gas in tank

I'd start by tracing the fuel supply and return lines from the gas tank to the engine compartment. Make sure that they are free of kinks or other damage.

Next, check the fuse box and make sure there is power to the fuel pump. Trace the electrical connections leaving the fuel tank and make sure they weren't torn or otherwise damaged by the tire tread.

Hope this helps and good luck!

Posted on Jan 13, 2009

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SOURCE: I ran out gas in my 1997 cad deville, put gas in, now wont start

if you were completely out of gas you can prime the car by turning the key forward until just before the starter engages and back off again. do this several times. doing this will allow the fuel pump to prime.

Posted on May 05, 2009

cadman000
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SOURCE: Ran out of gas......

Sounds like fuel pump burned out when you ran out of gas. probably ran dry for about 20 sec till engine quit. Check for power to fuel pump in tank.Most likely fuel pump will need replacement . Hope this helps

Posted on May 06, 2009

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SOURCE: ran out of gas. put in gas and car wont start

buy manual, check for fuel at motor

Posted on Sep 13, 2009

SOURCE: almost ran out of gas. put 5 gallons in tank.

worst thing for fuel pumps is to run dry. The pressure will need to be confirmed. If none ,you overheated the pump and it will need to be replaces.

Posted on Dec 10, 2009

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