Having problems with your 1993 Buick LeSabre ?
Will not start like there is no gas in but gas is in it
No gas isn't ther only reason a car won't start. Put a timing light on a spark plug and see if it flashes while cranking. It has to or you have no ignition. No other tool can produce this test.
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