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I have a 96 4 door ford focus, the car has problems starting when it is cold outside but when i remove this plug near the engine block it starts up. i have replaced this small plug but still have the same issue. What could be the cause of this problem?

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  • skywalk99 Nov 21, 2008

    the o2 sensor



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What sort of plug is it you removed? joe

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  • joe duff Nov 21, 2008

    can you ask ford they are normally very helpful



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