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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old May 31st, 01, 10:47 AM Thread Starter
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i resently swapped out my old cross fire 350 to a tpi 350, done with a wiring harness from PAINLESS WIRING. the dam thing won't start unless i spray fuel in the intake first. runs great after. any suggestions
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old May 31st, 01, 11:28 AM
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Does it have fuel pressure when cranking?

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old May 31st, 01, 08:05 PM
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Did you replace the fuel pump with a higher psi pump? To build presure immediately when you turn your ignition switch.Is it a electic pump or mechanical one?
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