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Old 03-03-2007, 12:25 AM
 
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Default Chevy Truck ran out of gas wont start now.

I need some help. My wife ran the 2002 Chevy Silverado out of gas. I put gas in it and it ran for about 20 seconds and then died. It has not started since. Is there anything I can do? Or do I just take it to the dealer?

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Old 03-03-2007, 11:05 AM
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Default RE: Chevy Truck ran out of gas wont start now.

Could be the fuel pump is either plugged with debris or cooked from running it dry.
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Old 03-03-2007, 09:16 PM
 
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Default RE: Chevy Truck ran out of gas wont start now.

The fuel pump is cooled and lubricated by fuel, so there's a good chance it is now dead and needs to be replaced.
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