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WILL NOT START AFTER RUNNING OUT OF GAS.

2006 Saturn Ion • 4 cylinder 2WD Automatic •

I ran out of gas, and now it will not start.
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Wllms_mnc@yahoo.com
July 26, 2011.



In tank fuel pumps are cooled and lubricated by the fuel in the tank. When you run a car out of gas, it pumps a lot of air through the pump which overheats it and causes some severe wear and many times, failure when they cool off.
You will need to use a fuel pressure gauge to verify this

Wrenchtech
Jul 26, 2011.