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1990 BMW 325i Question: wont start after sitting overnight

 

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demo50, Factoryville, PA, April 04, 2011, 06:34
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Bought a used 1988 bmw325i and it sat for awhile before I bought it. now it wont start cold after sitting overnight. Has a new battery

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    April 06, 2011, 19:22
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    Maybe the fuel is stale and won't ignite cold. Get some name-brand fresh fuel and see if it helps. Drain the old fuel and dispose properly if possible. Check the spark and fuel pressure too.
    If you want to find a specialist, here's a directory link for you:
    https://repairpal.com/directory?address=18419&car_brand_names=BMW

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