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prob a bad battery if it doesn't get enough charge from altenater to resupply cold cranking amps iniatal cranking will be hard so get your altenater and battery checked Sometimes it can be the oil. Some people don

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Q: What would make a 1988 Olds Cutlass Ciera hard to start?
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