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2000 buick regal ls wont start

10-31-2009, 05:35 PM
i have a 2000 buick regal ls 3.8L ti ran out of gas, and i put about 7 gallons in the tank and changed the fuel filter and it still wouldnt start, it just turned over, also tried putting starter fluid into the intake, and it ran for a few second but then shut off. i ketp trying to start it and nothing, finally i turned the key and i got nothing, just a click sound near the dash, i thought i killed the batter, so i charged it up and still just a click sound near the dash, also the dash lights dim when i turn the key and everything go off, while turning the key, i thought i needed a new battery so i got one, still nothing. help guys im lost with this one

11-04-2009, 08:09 PM
Check fuel pressure at the front fuel rail at the Schrader valve. At least 42 psi. Does the fuel pump prime for 2 seconds at ignition to ON and are you still getting the electrical problem?

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