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Old 01-10-2013, 05:09 PM
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Originally Posted by pram View Post
I have one other idea,

what about a momentary push and the motor cranks until it fires?

that is how it is in my truck, I just turn the key, let it go and it cranks until it starts

now this would really only be useful for boats that are injected I would think


so a no accessory, push once to start the motor turning over and it turns over until it starts
That would be cool and I would like to do it like that, but... there is no "engine running" feedback. So, you need to hold until it fires. I could do a momentary push and then crank for x seconds, but I just don't think it would be reliable across all the different engines that are out there.

I expect your truck senses the tach so it knows when its running then cuts off the starter.
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