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I have a 97 camaro v6 its hard to start after it sets overnight t

I checked the fuel pressure and it went from 50lbs to 20llbs at the fuel rail with the car not running in 5 minutes

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Almost guaranteed this is an injector problem. Its not uncommon for these to leak down, which means they sit there and drip fuel into the intake runners, flooding the engine. You should be able to buy these used on EBAY for fairly cheap. They are also fairly easy to change.

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