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Car hard to start when it is cold. I have to idle the car until i

It warms up.If i don't do this it will shake and possibly cut off

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All cars start rough when it's cold..that's just the nature of the beast.....

How long has it been since you've done a good tune-up on it?..plugs..possibly wires......and please amke sure you're putting in the right oil for your car.

Hope this helps you.

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