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2008 audio at 4.2l extended crank like literally 5 seconds…

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Hi 2008 audio at 4.2l extended crank like literally 5 seconds to start. No codes no lights on. Drive and runs normal. Seems only when semi cold not too much when hot. Thanks
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Does the crank normal not like a low battery ??

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