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Starting problem 1989 prelude.Trouble starting after it is warmed up only. Sometimes it fires and goes. Sometimes it fires and dies. Sometimes it cranks and does nothing. Wait 10-15 minutes and away you go, Any ideas?

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  • kuhner Jun 22, 2008

    thanks for the info.found the problem.faulty fan relay allowing for a high temp shut down cutting off ignition spark at coil. go figure. runs perfect.even journymen were totaly stumped.got lucky finding it myself.

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    Only will crank sometimes because there is no fire sometimes and sometimes there is

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Had similar problem with a Gemini. Try releasing the petrol filler cap before starting to equalise fuel tank/fuel line pressures.

Posted on Jun 21, 2008

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