CRANKS FOR A LONG TIME BEFORE STARTING

  • Tiny
  • Steveo72
  • 1988 SUBARU GL
  • 4 CYL
  • AWD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 162,678 MILES

1988 subaru 1.8 turbo when starting the car it cranks over for some time before it fires up whats causing it to do that

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Thursday, August 11th, 2011 AT 6:45 AM

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  • Tiny
  • Caradiodoc
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Most likely fuel pressure is bleeding down. The most common cause is a leaking injector, but the check valve in the pump and the pressure regulator can cause that too.

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Thursday, August 11th, 2011 AT 7:06 AM

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