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My JD X585 Garden Tractor ran out of fuel. I have filled…

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My JD X585 Garden...

My JD X585 Garden Tractor ran out of fuel. I have filled tank and it now won't start.

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My JDX585 Lawn Tractor ran out of gas and after filling tank it won't start. What do I do

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes doing it myself blew out line to tank

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
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Mechanic: Wayne, Journeyman replied 10 months ago
Wayne
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Hi I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

remove the spark plug and put in a teaspoon of gas in the hole

and then start may have to do this 2-3 times

I hope this helps you

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Wayne did as you advised and Tractor started once and ran just a few seconds. What can I do next
Customer reply replied 10 months ago
no call
Mechanic: Wayne, Journeyman replied 10 months ago

Hi

Maybe you did not run out of gas, sounds like your

fuel pump failed , do you need the part number ??

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
No I ran out of gas
Mechanic: Wayne, Journeyman replied 10 months ago

OK

Well can you hear the pump running

take a line off at the filter or the injector

key on, not running and see if the gas comes out

also check the fuses

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Mechanic: Wayne, Journeyman replied 10 months ago

Hi

I was just called out back in 45-60 minutes

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Mechanic: Wayne, Journeyman replied 10 months ago

HI

OK I am back

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Mechanic: Wayne, Journeyman replied 10 months ago

Morning

Just wondering where we are with this

Wayne

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