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Re: Hard Starting B

To: Stephen Swain <>
Subject: Re: Hard Starting B
From: Art Pfenninger <ch155@FreeNet.Buffalo.EDU>
Date: Mon, 13 Apr 1998 12:59:50 -0400 (EDT)
        Try starting it in neutral with your foot off the clutch.

On Mon, 13 Apr 1998, Stephen Swain wrote:

> I have had some difficulty getting my 1980 B started after it has 
> been sitting for a couple of days.  It turns over very slowly at 
> first then on successive attempts turns over faster until finally 
> after maybe five or six attempts starts up fine.  It also starts fine 
> after being driven then turned off for several hours.
> The first time this happened I suspected a bad battery ground and 
> retightened the battery ground cable at both ends.  Result - same 
> problem.
> Any other suggestions?  I am new to the LBC ranks (at least as an OF, 
> I had a 1965 way back when!).
> TIA for any suggestions.
> Steve Swain, 80 B
> Madison, NJ

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