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Old 05-24-2008, 08:33 AM
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Then ... sometimes the cylinder will seal up after running a little and getting up to operating temperature.
Yes that's true on those old cars we dragged out of the woods Many times, you can't get it to start without hooking a chain to it and dragging it to pop the clutch.

One thing to try before towing is starting fluid, that will raise the force in the cylinders...maybe enough to get it to go.
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