Hey guys. Lately I’ve been having quite some trouble starting my car in the hot weather here in Vancouver. It would start fine in the morning when I go to work, but once I park it and leave it off for several minutes, it won’t fire up until it has cooled down again- approximately 3 hours give or take. I’ve done some searching beforehand and this thread from a couple years back seem to sound similar to the same symptoms I’m having. I actually went ahead and bought what I thought was the starter relay, but is actually the ignition switch because I’m retarded.
So far, I’ve found two temporary solutions to start the car:
I’ve made a small clip and uploaded it onto youtube so you guys have a better understanding of what I’m trying to talk about. When I turn the key, I can hear a whine, which I’m guessing is the fuel pump? You can faintly hear it in the video.