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My 1995 silveraldo will not restart after i shut it off it will restart if i let it sit for an hour i have been told it could be the oil sending unit because the sending unit has something to do with the fuel pump also it could be the ingnition module are these posible fixes

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You need to decide if it a fuel or ignition problem. While having someone crank the engine, take off the air cleaner and spray a small amount of starter fluid in the throttle body. If it starts, check the fuel pressure. If not, while cranking the engine, pull a sparkplug wire out of the dist cap. If there is a strong spark, system is ok. If no spark, could be bad rotor, module, map sensor. cooling system sensor etc. Lots of possibilities

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