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2003 Jeep Wrangler 4.0L Manual Transmission has hard start…

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2003 Jeep Wrangler 4.0L...

2003 Jeep Wrangler 4.0L Manual Transmission has hard start issues when it is warmed up. ASD Relay and Fuel pump relay wont open when key is engaged. causing the hard start

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the clutch been slipping? Are you having any trouble shifting?

No

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Wrangler yourself? What have you tried so far?

Replaced relays visual inspection of crankshaft position sensor

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Jeep sat for 2 years before getting it running last weekend. new battery installed, when it runs there are zero issues, runs great no miss...

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Transmission Mechanic: Edward, Automatic and Manual transmission rebuilder replied 4 months ago

Will it start fine now or is it acting up now?

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Transmission Mechanic: Edward, Automatic and Manual transmission rebuilder replied 4 months ago

When it's acting up, Pull the ASD relay out of it's socket, and with the key ON, you should have two pins hot in the ASD relay socket.

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