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Taking a long to start after cranking for a wile it starts

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A few things to check , if it is has a carby then maybe needle is worn and you need to crank vehicle to get fuel all the way from tank to carby , also if it is a carby there is a glass window on side of carby it should be half full at least before you try to start car , you will have to remove air filter assembly to see this on most cars ., the fuel pump is bolted to side of head or block and has a manual pump , this has a small hole at its bottom if any fuel is leaking from here then you will need to replace fuel pump.and also do an oil change as some feed fuel into your oil ..

if you car is fuel injected , maybe you have fuel blockage or fuel pump is needing replacing , change fuel filters first and make sure there is not 2 filters as some have 2 , second usually located near tank under rear of car , sometimes hidden in rear bumper.
hope this helps ..

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