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1995 Chevrolet G Series Van (G30) Question: starting problems after running dry for diesel.

 

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vot, 6.5L V8 Diesel, Monmouth Beach, NJ, December 23, 2010, 15:35
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on a ice\snow road my van had the left front and rear wheels of the road and in a aprox.18 inch ditch , so the motor stopped because of lack of diesel, ? it was maybe 2 gallons left in the tank,when I got the van leveled again I filled 20 gal. ,but now it want start. startingmotor is turning the motor with 2 new batteries,,no smoke is coming from ekshauspipe. whether condition is very cold ,-20degr.cels.

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    tunnelram December 24, 2010, 07:45
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    once the injector pump runs dry, it will have to be bled. hopefull it didn't ruin the pump or it can cost about $2000 to get replaced

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