MY S10 PICKUP TRUCK WONT START.ITHAS BEEN RUNNING FINE,I WENT TO WALMART.GOT IN TO LEAVE AND IT WONT START,IT DID TU

Asked by Feb 05, 2016 at 11:46 PM about the Chevrolet S-10

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

MY GAS GRAGE BEEN GOING UP AND DOWN ,I PUT MORE GAS IN .BUT IT
DIDNT HELP .STILL WONT START .

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Since the gas gauge has been irratic I'd suspect the fuel pump. Spray some starting fluid down the throttle body. It should run a few seconds on the starting fluid. If so, it's a fuel problem. Try hitting the bottom center of the gas tank a few times with a hammer. If that gets you going it's definitely the fuel pump and should be replaced. HTH. -Jim

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