won't start right away when cold. on 2001 Kia Sportage

we have checked everything that is possible and all systems work, voltage,sensors,fuel pump,filters ect. car starts up and runs great let it sit for awhile and it's hard starting. wait about 2-3 minutes starts right up. go figure?

by in Bonney Lake, WA on March 28, 2011
1 answer
ANSWER by , January 16, 2015
I had the same problem. Asked around. You need a new battery, a good one. After buying a duralast Gold edition, My car runs great.