For the last 8 weeks I have had a starting issue with my car. I put the key in, I turn it to start, she starts. Then dies. All lights come on the dash and no engine.I would turn the key again. And she would start just fine and no driveablity issues. This normally only happened in the mornings. I decided to have the fule filter replaced, but that didn't seem to solve the issue. Over the last 8 weeks it's gotten progressively worse. I have taken her in and they scanned the computer and got nothing. EGR valve is working fine. I have done a Lucus treatment, that hasn't changed anything. Now it takes three or more times to start her up EVERY time I go to start her. And sometimes if I don't let her warm up to the halfway mark on the temp gage, when I drive her she will do the whole turn off thing or try to. Normally if I pump the gass she works fine. Took her into a shop, they say fuel pump and want bucks for it. Called a few other places. They aren't convinced.
Car: 1990 Camry, 4 cylinder, 2.0 EFI engine.
New Parts (replaced in the last year):
have the same problem?
Thursday, September 27th, 2007 AT 8:48 PM