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Will not idle when cold and hesitates when warm.

When i start the car it will run for about 2 seconds and then die i have to keep hitting the gas for about 5 min then it will finally idle on its own. But when it does finally idle it hesitates  when you hit the gas to go and it gets really annoying because it jerks around, its a manual so it does it every time you shift.

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Check your idle air motor. when i first got my car it did the same thing. check and make sure its not loose or check and make sure you dont need a new one.

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