Crank with difficult starting

Charles Scappaticci scapco at
Sat Mar 24 12:44:28 PDT 2012

Battery.  The GPZ is notorious for cranking hard but not starting
unless the battery is good and fully charged.  Try charging it or
jumping it and I'd bet it will fire right up.  YMMV.

Charles S.

On Sat, Mar 24, 2012 at 12:49 PM, Don Wilcox <leanintree at> wrote:
> It must be a sign that with the archives and watching the messages, I
> haven't had to ask a question for quite a while. Times up though!
> The Geep has been getting harder to start when warm. Cranks strongly, but
> will barely catch and fire (today was a question after stopping for
> fuel...). Cold, it starts up with the first stab almost every time.
> It doesn't SEEM to be loading up on fuel if I put it on prime, but I have
> fuel in a fresh filter, so I don't think its the petcock. Runs like a top
> started as well.
> What says the assembled?
> Don in GJ
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