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Hard to start

Timings been done head gaskett has been replaced still hard to start but when running and driving everything is fine please solve

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  • mick lumtin May 11, 2010

    the first thing that i would be checking is fuel pressure, you will need an external pressure guage you might have to take it to some one who has the right tools, if you have the guage make sure the fuel pressure does not climb slowly when cranking, the fuel pressure has to be instant.

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Check too see if fuel filter is pluged first.

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