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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-10-2008, 07:07 AM Thread Starter
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2005 Pontiac G6 won't start with warm engine

Just last night, I drove home from work....ran in the house to do something, came back out to start my car and it wouldn't start!

Figured I'd be jump starting my car today, but this morning it started up perfectly. Turned it off/on a few times to make sure everything seemed ok with no problems.
I drove into work, turned off the ignition and tried again....same problem, won't start.

Anybody else experience this....battery related, something else?

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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 01-06-2009, 04:33 PM
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Have you ever tried to start your car while it was plugged into an outlet? If so this messes up the coding in the computer and will need to be taken to a GM dealer to have the computer recoded. Hopefully this helps.
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 01-06-2009, 07:47 PM
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You say it won't start; will it spin?
A cool ( not this kind of cool) battery will have more of a charge than a warm one. Do you have more details?




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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 01-06-2009, 09:58 PM
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I've experienced the same situation. However, this happens with the remote start. Starting the car with the key won't give the same problem. The remote start may be just for cold starts, but I could be wrong.
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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 01-12-2009, 05:07 AM
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why it won't start!? maybe the battery have may problem!!




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post #6 of 7 (permalink) Old 01-12-2009, 04:39 PM
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I think this may have been discussed already somewhere else on the forum...you may want to turn the key to on for a few seconds to allow the fuel pump to prime before you try to start it up...hey it's worth a shot

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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 01-13-2009, 05:43 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks to all who replied.

Ended up replacing the battery, worked great for about a two days! Then the problems came back again. Took it to an electrical guy who figured out it was the starter....replacing that did the trick.
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