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I’ve had my 2010 FJ for a couple of months and it’s been running fine until about a week ago. I went to start it up when leaving work, and it turned over but wouldn’t start. I had it towed to the local dealership. They said it started right up and they didn’t get any codes on the diagnostic. Basically they said it could be a bad fuel pump, but they suggested just keeping the tank as full as possible and whacking the fuel tank with a mallet if it happened again. Well, yesterday I was down to a 1/4 tank and went to start the car-the problem showed up again. I walked to a gas station and put in a couple of gallons of fuel and it started up.

Any insight into what could be causing this?
 

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G'Day,
How did you verify it had 1/4 of a tank left ?
Well know issue of the dash gauge / float level being very inaccurate, is it possible you were just out of gas ?
Several threads on the forum about it... do a search ...
Cheers
Baz
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