s10 won't start without ether


Asked by Feb 25, 2017 at 05:28 PM about the 2001 Chevrolet Blazer LT 4-Door 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My bill has a 2001 s10  blazer with the 2.8l .    It
won't start without ether,  but once it starts it will
run fine all  day.   New fuel pump and fuel filter.

3 Answers


You sure this is not a 4.8L engine?


Add some fuel injector cleaner to gas tank sounds like the intake and fuel injectors need a good cleaning.


There was neither a 2.8 or 4.8 in the 2001 s10. Only a 2.2 or 4.3. If it's a 4.3 they are known for injector issues

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