2001 Chevy Silverado 4.8 litter

Asked by Oct 25, 2016 at 06:57 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My truck hesitates to start and when it does, it dies
10 seconds after, already changed fuel filter and
crank shaft, the fuel pump sounds running, can
anyone please help me, ty in advance and may
God bless u.

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This happened to my 2003 GMC sonoma, go underneath the truck hit the fuel tank with a hammer and then start it. if it runs a little longer than it did before than it is the fuel pump. Drop the tank a replace it.

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I can hear the pump running, will it still run if it's bad?




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