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Sometimes my truck doesnt want to start when its cold outside especially when its sat for a couple days. but once its on i dont have any more problems with it for that day. to get it startd i have to crank it a bunch of times end up flooding it & sometimes actually kill the battery

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I would check the cam positioning sensor.

Posted on May 27, 2010

  • joleyne_shie May 27, 2010

    so the cold would throw that off? because i only have the problem when the weathers cold i have no problems in the summer even if i let it sit for 3 or more days

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