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1997 jeep wrangler takes 3 turns of switch to start

\015 Jeep runs but takes three turns of switch to start. Re4placed fuel pump still have problem\015\012\015 Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

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When was your last tune up? Spark plugs and wires?
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