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2003 Dodge Grand Caravan Question: engine cranks a while before it starts



bozobob, Middletown, OH, April 18, 2012, 21:30

when it starts there is a strong odor - not raw gas but like paint thinner

it sat for 10 days while on vacation in the garage and started right up without hesitation but now back to long cranking

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    April 20, 2012, 02:25

    check valve, mine does the same thing. I put a guage on mine it dropped quick. Its supposed to stay above 30 psi for longer then 5 min if your check valve is ok. And its a newer pump.

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