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Car won't run after rain or after it sits for a couple days

After the car sits for a couple days or if it has or is raining
the car starts and dies.If it's dry outside the car will run for a few miles before it diesthen it takes a long time for it to run right, It starts and dies, starts and dies.
The problem seems to be worse as we move inot cooler wet weather.
Once I get it started and running, it will run ok for weeks sometimes;
I've cleaned the air filter, replaced the fuel filter a couple
years ago when the problem first occured, it ran good for
several months then same thing.
We only drive the car 5 -6000 miles/yr.
Anybody out there have this problem or have any ideas
about what to do.

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  • Anonymous Dec 27, 2008

    my car runs bad if it sits a while in the rain

  • Anonymous Apr 21, 2009

    have the same problem also!

  • Anonymous Apr 21, 2009

    same thing happens to my car.

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You need a tune up new plugs wires and cap an rotor

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