Hello. 97 GMC Sonoma V6, It starts most of the time but it has started not to. Firing up on the 3rd 4th revolution & seems to be getting worse

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Asked by Oct 21, 2013 at 10:51 AM about the Chevrolet S-10

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I replaced Cap,rotor & Ignition mod. when she doesnt start on the 1st crank I smell fuel after the start? Any Ideas...Im gonna redo my ground cables. read somewhere it my help?

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Have you checked your fuel injector regulator? When that piece goes out it floods the lines and some cases the engine.

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