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I have a 2001 chevy Malibu and it starts fine when the weather is warm but when it gets cold I have a hard time getting it to start. In warm weather when I put the key in and turn it to start normally the dashboard lights stay on but in cold weather when I try to start it the lights will either go off right when i get the key in to the start position or they will stay on and the car will start. I have replaced the battery and I can hear the fuel pump working. The car has never not started just sometimes it takes a few tries. The car cranks like normal there is no slow cranking or clicking noises.

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Have you checked the cooling sensor?

Posted on Oct 26, 2013

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    tim taylor Oct 28, 2013

    I havent check the cooling sensor where would it be located?

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go to an auto parts store and get an electcic dipstick heater . remove your oil dipstick after parking car for the night.install electric dipstick preferrably while engine is still hot plug it in at night .this will
help keep the oil warm and also the block after car starts unplug heater remove it and install original dipstick. this is the easiest to install but there are also block heaters

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SOURCE: car cranks but doesn't start, no fuel pump sounds

have u ck spark,,fuel pump reley,,

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You might have a defective fuel tank pressure sensor!

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