Originally Posted by JazzyJake
I have a tendency to turn the key to accessory, leave it for a sec, and keep turning. That's primarily because my 86 Celica prefers starting if you let the fuel pump cycle for a second or two, and it's a force of habit.
I've done this on every car I've owned. I turn it to accessory (buckle up) and when the needles on the gauges stop moving I start mine.