running out of gas and on 2001 Ford Windstar

i ran out of gas and the van started to idle real bad in drive and when i give it more gas to go some where.

by in Elwood, IN on April 21, 2011
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1 answer
ANSWER by , April 22, 2011
Did you actually run out of gas? If so, when you refill the fuel, it may take a little time to get back to normal, as sediment from the tank may have made its way through the fuel system, and a nominal amount of air may be present in your system.