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Jaybird61, ASE Certified Master Technician
Category: Ford
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Experience:  Automotive Instructor at Palm Beach State College
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I turn it it, it starts and then immediately turns back off,

Customer Question

I turn it it, it starts and then immediately turns back off
JA: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?
Customer: Yes and yes
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 2017 f150 xlt
JA: Are you fixing your F150 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Nothing so far
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I have 8 miles to empty
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Jaybird61 replied 2 months ago.

Hi, My name is Jay

If you only show 8 miles to empty then you may be sucking air into the fuel pump? Have you tried to add 5 gallons of fuel and retry it?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Not yet I have a friend picking me up to try that
Expert:  Jaybird61 replied 2 months ago.

Let me know if this works before you try anything else. i am here to help if it does not work.

Expert:  Jaybird61 replied 2 months ago.

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