Hard to start after we put gas In it .

Asked by Guru1TMW1 Aug 29, 2019 at 06:47 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 06 gmc 1500 truck runs great
. But when I put gas In it . It is real
hard to start and when it does start
it’s hard to keep running it takes
about 3 minutes and it clears up .
And after driven for a while it’s good
and it starts every time . The problem
happens every time I put gas In

2 Answers


If you can purge the fuel rail when that happens and it runs good then replace the fuel pressure regulator

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It only happen that first start after putting gas in , after that it’s fine would it still be the same ?

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