I have a 2001 Chevrolet S-10. 93K miles. Just replaced starter within the past month. New battery last year. Injectors clean. Still have to turn it over twice to crank it up. But if I turn it off afte

Bubba Boulware

Asked by Jul 20, 2013 at 04:46 PM about the 2001 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr LS Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Bubba Boulware

after driving it even a short distance it fires right back up if it doesn't sit. It's more annoying than a problem but would still like to know. Is my fuel filter clogged? The flywheel missing tooth or teeth? The regulator doing something funny? Fuel pump? My initial thinking is fuel filter.

Andrew Olsen

does it run rich (puff black from tailpipe) after the hard start?

Bubba Boulware

No it runs just fine. Just starts up funny

Andrew Olsen

have a fuel pressure and leakdown test done


Most cars never need fuel injection cleaning gas has high octane

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