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Old 05-11-2005, 02:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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My car seems to be taking a little longer to start these days (used to turn right over--now taking a few seconds longer)...weird because its finally warming up here in the East. Any general ideas why? Things to check?
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Nothing huh? No one has not one idea? Not even some newbie that tells me to check my tire pressure?
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Check your tire pressure.

Actually, I've been having this issue as well, and am also waiting for an answer. This morning my starter went for almost 3 seconds before the engine went. Poopd.
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It's just weird because it's always started right up...even this winter which was f'n horrible....now its taking longer in the warmer weather...
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Here as well. It appears that after a good drive it starts fine. I haven't checked the battery connections yet - Does that actually apply to trunk mounted batteries? Hmm... I'll do that this pm.
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I wonder if I just need a new battery...it died to to a different problem a few weeks ago...it seems around that time that this has been happening...hmmmm...I might have uncovered something here....
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