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1996 Nissan Altima Question: lost prime

 

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Visitor, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, Southaven, MS, October 24, 2010, 16:37

changed fuel filter and cant get car to start think we lost prime what should i do?

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, October 24, 2010, 17:06
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    Just cranking the engine the fuel pump should develop sufficient fuel pressure to start the car in 10 to 20 seconds of cranking. You you hear the fuel pump operating in the gas tank when the engine is being cranked.

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