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1976 cutlass: about 15 minutes, the starter turns

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1976 cutlass surpreme starts easy when cold but after running for about 15 minutes, the starter turns hard and jumpy but usually finally starts.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Daryl replied 7 years ago.
This is usually caused by a bad starter or bad battery, it takes more power to start a hot or warm engine or the windings in the starter can be bad and when they get hot they cause the starter to turn over hard.
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