Car cranks over quickly, but refuses to start.

Tiny
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  • 2001 TOYOTA COROLLA
  • 99,250 MILES

If I wait for the perfect oppurtunity, it will fire. While running, it runs smooth and as good as ever. If I turn off and don't allow car to get cold, it will start up quickly and normally. If I let it set for atleast 6-8 hours, then I am fighting to get it started again. 2001 Toyota Corolla 99,250 miles. Runs like new and engine is clean. I have taken it to J.D. Byrider 3 times. No codes or freze frame data. No one knows why it doesn't start cold.

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Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 AT 1:36 AM

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Tiny
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Coolant sensor may be an issue as it richens the fuel mixture in cold operation.

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Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 AT 1:37 AM
Tiny
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Even if the car runs great once it is started?

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Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 AT 1:40 AM
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Yes

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Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 AT 1:42 AM
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Thank You

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Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 AT 1:47 AM
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Good luck

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Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 AT 2:20 AM

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