Have to push gas to start engine?

Asked by Nov 10, 2016 at 11:04 PM about the 2002 Pontiac Bonneville SSEi

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Okay I have 02 Pontiac Bonneville SSEI with
a 3800 series 2 Engine  I can't start the car
by turning the key I half to hit the gas and
turn the key to start it just got the car a few
days ago and I'm trying to fix the problem
can anyone help or does anyone know what
the problem could be so I can fix it
immediately thanks ?

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Sounds like a dirty IAC (Idle Air Control) valve. HTH. -Jim

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