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In the morning when i go start my car, the first time i put the key in and doesnt start it rotates but doesnt start i turn the key agian and it does,please help i put a new starter in alternater,water pump,heads cleaned up at a machine shop fuel pump,fuel regulator,fuel filter,pvc,160 thermostate.spark plugs,wires new egr and a K&N filter and rebuilt transmission and cant find the problem im growing gray hair from stress in can somebody please help me with this issue. thanks alot!

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You moght check the ground straps and make sure the engine is grounded solid

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  • cesar javiel Oct 20, 2010

    it is grounded solid speedwagon what can i do .thank you

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    speedwagen Oct 21, 2010

    It sounds like it might be a fuel pressure issue.
    Try turninh your key to the on position and listen for the fuel pump to stop runnibg then turn the key to start. Maybe that will give you a clue. Another thought is that maybe the starter is pulling to much current when you first give it a spin, and then the second time it could h

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    speedwagen Oct 21, 2010

    It might be a fuel pump/fuel pressure problem.
    Try turning your key to the on position and listen for the fuel pump, when it stops running turn the key to start...and see if it starts up ok.

    Another wild guess is to check to see if the stsrter is pulling to much current.

    Good luck

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