1979 Chevy El Camino car crank exceessively after normal te

Tiny
JULIO NAVARRO
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  • 1979 CHEVROLET EL CAMINO
  • V8
  • 2WD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 1,000 MILES
Cold it would start up fine. But after driving around until needle hits normal tempeture and shut it down, it cranks along time turn it back on, I have to let it sit down, then I can crank it back up. This problem is draining my battery alot, well hopefully I hear from u guys. Thanks
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Tuesday, May 19th, 2009 AT 1:42 PM

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Tiny
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Maybe hot soak condition. When it's hot shut off see if fuel is leaking from carb into engine. Do you have a 4-BBL or 2?
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Tuesday, May 19th, 2009 AT 1:53 PM
Tiny
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4 bbl edelbrock 650 cfm
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Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009 AT 7:26 PM
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Check coil spark see if it is blue/white and check fuel pressure maybe vapor lock
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Thursday, June 4th, 2009 AT 1:37 PM

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