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Ran out of gas in my 2000 silverado p-up for the first time. Have put 5 gallons of gas in it and still won't start.

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Could be you have a bad pump, check also for a blown ecm b fuse which controls both the fuel pump and the fuel tank gage... bad fuse usally a sign of a bad fuel pump or tank fuel sending unit shorted out..

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Check the fuel pump relay may have over heated & blew... when you first cycle the key up you should hear the fuel pump come on for a few seconds them go off.

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