why won't it start

Asked by May 11, 2018 at 09:38 AM about the 1997 Dodge Intrepid

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

What would cause my car not to start by
itself if I jump it. It will start if I spray  
starting fule in it. It will also start but don't
just start by itself.

1 Answer

665

It could be a weak fuel pump or dirty intake.

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