How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Neal Your Own Question
Neal
Neal, Chevy Mechanic
Category: Chevy
Satisfied Customers: 8349
Experience:  Shop Owner and Mechanic on multiple makes.
17294534
Type Your Chevy Question Here...
Neal is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

1994 G20: Chevrolet..Van..gas and if you push down hard, it bogs down

Customer Question

I have a 1994 G20 Gladiator series Chevrolet Van. It ran fine until I ran out of gas - since then, it starts but does not idle - must keep foot on gas and if you push down hard, it bogs down. Replaced fuel filter but is not the problem. Can you help?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Neal replied 5 years ago.
Welcome to JustAnswer, I'm here to help get your problem resolved. Please feel free to ask follow up questions, it is part of the process.

Have you tested the fuel pressure? The most likely problem is the fuel pump. It may have overheated when you ran out of fuel. And when they are already old this can cause them to fail.