2000 chevy silverado 4.3 ltr V6 Must cycle key 2 times to start

Asked by Nov 13, 2014 at 03:40 PM about the 2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Reg Cab Short Bed 2WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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does it not turn the first time you cycle the key

Yes it turns over just fine but does not start. Only starts after second attempy

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Your fuel pressure is leaking down. Either it's the pump or fuel pressure regulator. Cycling the key cycles the pump and builds pressure

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