Dallas Newb - Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > Community Forums > WF New Member Check In

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 10-15-2010, 11:20 PM   #1
Jeeper
 
TKs JK's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Dallas, TX
Posts: 24
Dallas Newb

Hola Jeepers!

Newb from DFW here, just got my first Wrangler after a long, long time of lusting after one. Dang things hold value so well ended up being cheaper to finance a new one than find a slightly older one. Got a 2010 Wrangler Sport, 3.73 rear, soft top. Pics to follow.

That being said, got a question - this Jeep is brand spankin new, less than 200 miles on it, but while it starts cold as smooth as a dream if I hop out for 2 mins and turn the key the starter initializes but the engine won't turn over . Have to try 2 or 3 times and pump gas before it does. Dealership is drawing a blank on it, so I'm getting video and going back, but if this is a known issue I'd like to go back with some suggestions for the mechanic to check out.

TKs JK is offline   Quote
Old 10-15-2010, 11:32 PM   #2
Jeeper
 
Ageless Stranger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 26,814
That sounds strange. Never seen one do that before. Welcome to the forum.

Ageless Stranger is offline   Quote
Old 10-15-2010, 11:57 PM   #3
Jeeper
 
TKs JK's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Dallas, TX
Posts: 24
Yeah I was worried the mechanic's blank stare would be par for the course.

Nice Tower reference, btw. Did you hear about the movie / tv series plans?
TKs JK is offline   Quote
Old 10-16-2010, 12:46 AM   #4
I am JD and it's My Dream

WF Supporting Member
::WF Administrator::
 
JDsDream's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: The Peach State
Posts: 27,933
Welcome to Wrangler Forum
__________________
The kind of woman that when my feet hit the floor each morning the devil says "Oh Crap, She's up!"

To All Of Our Forum Veterans and Active Service Members.
Our Debt To You Is Greater Than We Could Ever Repay.
Thank You

Become a Supporting Member!
JDsDream is online now   Quote
Old 10-16-2010, 06:50 AM   #5
Jeeper
 
blkrubi88's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Clayton NC
Posts: 25,871
Welcome!
blkrubi88 is online now   Quote
Reply

Tags
starter troubles

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Anyone from the Dallas Area? burton160w Off-Topic 5 10-03-2010 04:09 PM
Dallas, Really! Rock Candy WF New Member Check In 4 08-28-2010 04:00 PM
Not a newb, but I have a newb question about axles... [TheYJGuy] General Jeep Discussion 2 02-15-2010 12:45 PM
Newb? baja WF Site Help & Support 9 10-26-2009 03:10 AM
Newb, Newb, Newb questions.... Justin YJ General Discussion Forum 40 10-09-2007 03:40 PM



Download our Mobile App

» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:57 AM.


User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2015 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC