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My saturn sl2 won't start. i ran it dry (past empty) and i put 3 gallons in, used starting fluid/spray, and the car won't start, let alone fire at all.

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Check to see if you have a fuel pump shut off switch on the drivers side compartment. They do tend to trip. It is not good to run dry because the system will have to pump all the fuel through the entire system again. Do you have engine codes or is your check engine light on? If it is, I would have that checked out first thing.
If not, check fuel pressure, check for spark and so on.

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