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deb789
06-10-2005, 01:25 PM
When i start my car it doesnt start. I have to tap my gas paddle a little to start. It cranks, but doesnt seem to start at the first try. After that it starts like i said giving it a tap on the gas pedal. It doesnt give me a problem in the morning, After that it does. Please help!!

CUSTOMGAGT2000SEDAN
06-10-2005, 09:41 PM
my car 1998 ga se 3.1 v6 the same problem i guess . but if i use a wee tap of the pedal it starts perfect right off . if i use the remote it cranks a wee bit first then starts and there are times when it takes a second or third cranking or starting of the engine to get it going when using the remote . and complete aftermarket remote system was installed winter past . i am guessing it is like it is not getting enough gas. but gas pump in the tank and tank are only a year old. has new better plugs and new wires . certianly does not start like my 2000 gagt 3.4 v6

SilverGAGT04
06-14-2005, 07:19 PM
Fuel pressure regulator?

CUSTOMGAGT2000SEDAN
06-14-2005, 07:58 PM
if a fuel pressure regulator is my problem , if your reply is for me . what is a ruff cost ? it's location on my 1998 ,3.1 v6 ? and how easy to install? and other info you can provide . thanks