Car starts just need to be patient

Asked by Mar 02, 2017 at 07:42 PM about the 1997 Ford Thunderbird LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I turn the ignition and the car t7rns over just like it is going to start but doesn't.  
If I turn the ignition on and let it set for a minute or two and turn it it takes right
off. Any help will be greatly appreciated.  Thanks in advance.

2 Answers

75,465

Could be fuel related. Change out the fuel filter first, then have the fuel pressure checked. Could have a bad fuel regulator.

475

First answer correct.

Your Answer

Ford Thunderbird Experts

  • #1
    Larry Sturgis
    Reputation
    1,660
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,590
  • #3
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    1,270
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang
9 Great Deals out of 1,075 listings starting at $3,000
Used Chevrolet Corvette
553 listings starting at $8,995
Used Chevrolet Camaro
856 listings starting at $12,610
Used Ford F-150
589 Great Deals out of 10,677 listings starting at $3,300
Used Mazda MX-5 Miata
212 listings starting at $5,495
Used Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
7 Great Deals out of 107 listings starting at $15,999
Used Jaguar XK-Series
11 listings starting at $9,990
Used Pontiac Firebird
17 listings starting at $8,800
Used Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class
5 Great Deals out of 80 listings starting at $4,980

Used Cars For Sale

2002 Ford Thunderbird For Sale
17 listings starting at $13,595

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.