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Old 08-05-2011, 03:37 AM
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Default Starting / Running Problem

I am having a starting issue. In the mornings, I start my truck and move it out of the garage. Starts fine and runs, I pull out of the garage and turn it off so that I can shut the garage door and lock up. I get back in my truck, turn the key, the engine turns over but it won't start up at all. There is a smell of gas like it's flooded (shouldn't happen with fuel injection, my guess). Either my wife takes me to work, or I take her car and when I get back home and try to start the truck it fires up with no problems. I hear all the 'clicks' and sometimes you can hear the pump pressure up and other times you can't. Is this a fuel pump issue or something else? Or the fuel filter? This has happened twice this week, Monday and Thursday. I bought this truck this past April and have replaced the fuel filler hose. This is my first Ford. Thanks for any help in this.

1993 Ford Ranger XLT standard cab
3.0 V-6, Automatic, 195K+ miles
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