the car sounds like it is not getting fuel and won't start. on 1991 BMW 318i

I ran out of gas so I added fuel from a can so I could make it to the gas the car wont start and it sounds like it is'nt getting any fuel. do I need to prime it?

by in Spokane, WA on November 09, 2010
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1 answer 1 comment
ANSWER by , January 25, 2011
check your coil
COMMENT by , August 15, 2011
check the the hose that maintains the air/gas ratio in the engine, mine in my 94 dry rotted and i thought i ran out of gas, it was just the hose, try replacing it and it should start purring