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2G Hard Start


Probationary Member
Mar 30, 2022
Ashby, Massachusetts
Hey guys i can not seem to figure out whats causing my hard start. The car will crank and crank and not start. Ive come to learn that most of the time if i jump the timing conectors in the engine bay the car will start. It's not the coolant temp sensor either. It's mostly on cold start up, usually once it's warmed it will start faster. I've been having this issue for quite some time now. Even after having it tuned I still had the issues. Any insight would be greatly appreciated! Thanks


Proven Member
Mar 15, 2021
Kingston Springs, Tennessee
You might want to post a video so we can also hear any noises it might be making. There is a lot that could be wrong, but a good place to start would be your coil pack I suppose. Maybe you have a bad relay or sensor, really hard to tell.
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