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Mr Dunamis
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Originally Posted by Joe90GT View Post
I'm with Dom on this one - my S2 has a mechanical pump and even after two weeks sitting around in the cold outside (under a cover) will start after three pumps and half throttle, no choke - mines disconnected anyway - it might die first time but will settle after a couple of goes, I have a 123 and everything is spot on so that probably helps, I'd say if your having problems starting then go through the usual checks, these cars are not hard starters by nature
I have a 123 and she starts really well when she is used regularly; my Lancia has an aftermarket electric pump fitted and starts on the button no matter how long she is left between journeys. I have fitted a new fuel pump and fuel regulator on the GT and they have made no difference.
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