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1995 Saab 9000 Question: excessive cranking time for engine start



Visitor, 2.3L 4 Cylinder, Portsmouth, NH, March 10, 2010, 16:08

I have to crank engine 15 to 20 seconds (not always) especially after a long period parked before engine starts.

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    Honest1autocare (see my shops), March 10, 2010, 16:20

    Id would double check your fuel presure after it sits and see if it is bleeding down. Might have a faulty check valve in the fuel pump

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    Visitor, June 07, 2010, 15:51

    your fuel pump is bleading back into the tank you need to replace the pump to make sure this is the problem put a fuel pump tester on and turn on the car dont start just in run and check the preasure and see if there is leak back

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