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2000 alero struggles to start sometimes

My 2000 alero sometimes doesnt want to start right away, and it doesnt matter what the weather is like. the battery is maybe 2 years old. if u turn the key and hold it for maybe 3seconds it will start, and sometimes u think its started but dies right away. so u have to turn the key off and try restart it.

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I have a 2000 alero new fuel pump and filter head gasket set plugs wires coil pack and converter is fine 1500rpms max have to let off to shift no power has good days and now will barely run 10mph max

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Check the housing onder the manifold and the converter they might be clugged up and keeping it from starting right away.

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