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2012 CHEVY SONIC LT, 1.8. CAR WAS STARTED WITHOUT OIL IN IT,

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2012 CHEVY SONIC LT, 1.8. CAR WAS STARTED WITHOUT OIL IN IT, RAN ABOUT 15 SECONDS AND WAS TURNED OFF. FILLED WITH OIL AND TRY TO RESTART. IT STARTS UP AND RUNS ROUGH AND THEN STALLS. ANY IDEAS FOR ME. BOB
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Dave Nova replied 1 year ago.

How long did you run engine after filling with oil?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
IT WOULD ONLY RUN ABOUT 15-20 SECONDS REAL ROUGH BEFORE STALLING
Expert:  Dave Nova replied 1 year ago.

Can you keep it running by opening the throttle?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
NOT FOR LONG
Expert:  Dave Nova replied 1 year ago.

Is the check engine light blinking while it is running?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I WILL CHECK IN THE MORNING . WE ARE READY TO CLOSE. CAN I PICK UP WITH YOU THEN?
Expert:  Dave Nova replied 1 year ago.

Yes, that will be fine.

Dave