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1998 hyundai tiburon: town and stopping and starting..untill..sits

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My 1998 hyundai tiburon stars fine but after driving around town and stopping and starting about the third time the car will not start again untill it sits for 5 or 6 hours.
the car works fine if i drive to one destination and not try to start again for 6 hours or over night.


Pete K
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Tim West replied 6 years ago.
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This sounds like a problem with a bad crankshaft position sensor.
While the vehicle will not start check for a/c voltage from the crank sensor.
If none, replace.This is a very common problem on this vehicle.
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