Car want start

Asked by Apr 22, 2017 at 09:17 AM about the 2001 Pontiac Grand Am

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My car ran completely out of gas yesterday while
driving and my dad came and put gas in for me but
it still will not crank. Its cranking but want turn over
can someone please help me

2 Answers

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This is a common occurrence when you run out of fuel. First off, can you hear the fuel pump when you turn the key to the on position? If so turn the key on and off multiple times to pressurize the system and then start. If not, the fuel pump burned out and you need to replace. Replace the fuel filter as well, as it could be clogged with dirt that was sucked up from the bottom of the tank from running it dry.

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The fuel lines and injectors can also be clogged with dirt and would need to be flushed.

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