I have a 2001 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2wd 4.8 liter it will start and run fine sometimes but other times it will crank up but then shut right back off mechanic said he don't know can someone please h

Asked by Jan 17, 2015 at 05:17 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Has had two fuel pumps in last 2 years new
battery water pump and thermostat

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Try not letting your fuel level get below 1 quarter the fuel pump needs to be submerged in gasoline to stay cool people who have twin gas tanks, wecommonlylLetLetbet the first tank run dry and that pump will go bad in no time.having trouble doing correction on my phone

So its probably my fuel pump then do you think I need to replace it again

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