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Why does my car have to crank several seconds before starting

(1996 Jaguar XJ6)
in Greenup, KY on July 14, 2012
crank sensor, coils, plugs, and temp sensor replaced
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of Greg's Orange Auto on July 15, 2012
seek a diag and est to avoid wasted $
on July 15, 2012
Have the fuel pressure tested. If the pump or pressure regulator are leaking internally , then it needs to build up pressure each time , before it starts. Make sure the correct specs are used for referrence.DON'T replace parts , without testing/having tested , somewhere with proper equipment.Also have scanned and post code(s). Certain codes may be stored as 'pending' and not turn the 'MIL/check engine light' on depending on the type of fault and/or frequency and duration of it.
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