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my car only starts when its cold. every time the engine is

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my car only starts when its cold. every time the engine is warm or when i put gas in, it doesn't want to turn over. ive had the diagnostics checked and everything came out good. i changed the spark plugs and even got a new fuel pump and its still doing the same thing.
THIS CAR IS WELL KNOWN FOR HAVING A BAD CANISTER PURGE SOLONOID.
A FEW HAVE SEE BAD FUEL PUMPS
ARE THERE ANY CODES OR LITES ON ON THE DASH
Customer: replied 7 years ago.

no codes or lites.

<p>OK THE NEXT HING TO DO IS TAKE A FUEL PRESURE TEST WHEN IT WILL NOT </p><p>START</p><p>SINCE THIS IS AN INTERMITANT TROUBLE IT MAY BE EASIEST AND CHEAPEST FOR YOU TO JUST REPLACE THE CANISTER PURGE SOLONOID FIRST AND SEE IF THAT CURES IT</p><p> </p><p>I WILL LEAVE IT UP TO YOU</p>
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
i forgot i did that pressure test too and the psi was around 10. thats why i just replaced the fuel pump all together. but i will look into the canister purge solonoid if you think that might be it too.
YES THAT IS A VERY COMMON PROBLEM WITH YOU R MODEL CAR .. IF YOU LIKE WE CAN GO THROUGH THE CHECK PROCEDURE OR YOU CAN REPLACE IT . IT MAY BE EASIER TO JUST REPLACE IT
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