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Won't start when warm

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Won't start when warm

Post by Abjmlo89 » Mon Sep 24, 2018 12:19 am

Recently I changed the timing belt and from that day I have a problem my s40 won't start when I drive for a while and stop for some time it won't start only cranks . in the morning it works just fine please help me

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Re: Won't start when warm

Post by alschnertz » Sat Sep 29, 2018 4:45 pm

If the issue propped up after changing the timing belt, I would suspect that something happened with the install.

Perhaps the timing marks are no longer lined up.

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