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I have a 97 s10, and sometimes it wont start and some times it does. when it does it runs fine but if i let it sit for a long time it wont start. I removed the fuel pump but how do I troubleshoot it? When I removed the fuel pump I had a full tank. please help.

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No fire in the cranking position but fires upon releasing the key from the start position to the run

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The problem might be your battery. I would check it to see if it's holding a charge. Other then that, I think it could be your starter.

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