How long it takes to restart an IIS service in a web server?

I never restart IIS service on windows 2003 server, but i have done restarting IIS server on my personal iis which dont only take 3-4 seconds to restart the service. So how long it takes to restart an IIS service in Windows 2003? what the usual problem can happen (worst case?) when we restarting a IIS service?
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Aaron TomoskySD-WAN SimplifiedCommented:
It's always been really fast for me. First time I hit the sites it's slow as nothing is cached and sites with database connections have to reconnect. I suppose the worst thing that could happen is it won't start but that's never happened to me. If its running it shouldn't have a problem starting
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