Car starts just need to be patient

Asked by Mar 02, 2017 at 07:42 PM about the 1997 Ford Thunderbird LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I turn the ignition and the car t7rns over just like it is going to start but doesn't.  
If I turn the ignition on and let it set for a minute or two and turn it it takes right
off. Any help will be greatly appreciated.  Thanks in advance.

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87,415

Could be fuel related. Change out the fuel filter first, then have the fuel pressure checked. Could have a bad fuel regulator.

555

First answer correct.

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