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1995 Ford Winstar GL Will not restart, apparently the vehicle was low on gas. It did start than shut off. We have put some fuel in the tank. Will not start, and not sure if the system is now clogged and don't know if the system can be primed? Daughters boyfriend vehicle.

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  • mjceraolo Oct 10, 2010

    Hi Eric,

    Since I am not familiar with this vehcile where do locate the fuel filter? Second, is enough fuel a couple gallons?

  • mjceraolo Oct 10, 2010

    Thanks Eric,

    Couple things did add more fuel and since the vehcile was on a slope reposition the car to level the it off. Was just a additional thing that I had done.

    Botton line it was probable the issue of not putting enough fuel in the vehcile the first time.





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You either haven't put enough gas in or your fuel filter may be blocked or the fuel pressure is too low to supply enough fuel. Try changing the fuel filter after you put more gas in it & try starting the engine first. Good luck!

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  • eric r barnes Oct 10, 2010

    Usually the fuel filter is on the frame rail, passenger side, ahead of the rear tire. It may not be. It's a large tank



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