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Old 03-18-2009, 12:50 AM
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Default 2000 Chevy Silverado 1500 Won't Start

My truck was recently giving me trouble starting and then a day or two latter I was filling my fuel tank up and when I left the gas station it would only go about 15-20 mph or so. I got it home and now it won't start. I pulled my fuel filter and replaced it, still won't start. I believe it is a fuel problem. Can someone help, thx
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Old 03-18-2009, 03:59 PM
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Can you hear the fuel pump kick on when you turn the key on? Maybe the fuel pump went out on it.
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Old 03-19-2009, 11:45 PM
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Before I go down and spend 400.00 on a f/pump, could it be anything else?????
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Old 03-19-2009, 11:47 PM
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injectors maybe? when u start it up will it idle?
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Old 03-20-2009, 08:46 AM
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It won't even start up. I just checked and when you turn the key on you can't here the ful pump. I didn't know if there might be a relay or a sending unit that went bad. I ca buy a f/pump tomorrow at NAPA but just wanted to make sure before I spend 400.00 on it, Art
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Old 03-22-2009, 11:38 PM
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artimious7. The best way to know, if you have a fuel pump problem go to buy on auto parts store a Quick start, and desconnect a vacuum hose to connect to the intake manifold spray 4 times the fluid and be sure it's going into the engine, crank the engine if the engine start and running for a few seconds it's a fuel pump problems, it's not you'r problems it's a ignition or electric.
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Old 03-22-2009, 11:40 PM
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Check fuel pump fuse, very important,I forget, sorry
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Old 03-22-2009, 11:41 PM
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fuel pump, or a relay or fuse. Most likely fuel pump. Hopefully relay.
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