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99 contour starts easy idles smooth, cold but dies when you start to pull out runs well when warm

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Its cold start issues:----

Go through the list of help links mentioned below:----


Click the link :----


Cold start problem and vehicle shudder around 2500 to 3500 rpms

http://repairhelpcenter.blogspot.com/2012/10/cold-start-problem-and-vehicle-shudder.html

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Low idle when cold out side?

http://repairhelpcenter.blogspot.com/2011/12/low-idle-when-cold-out-side.html

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Ford explorer 4.0 will not idle when cold?

http://technoanswers.blogspot.in/2012/02/ford-explorer-40-will-not-idle-when.html

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Automatic transmission shift lever hard to move on cold mornings?

http://technoanswers.blogspot.com/2012/01/automatic-transmission-shift-lever-hard.html

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Car won't start when cold?

http://schematicsdiagram.blogspot.com/2011/12/car-wont-start-when-cold.html

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These will help.

Thanks.

Posted on Dec 06, 2012

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SOURCE: rough idle, surges when cold

have it scanned,ck' tps sensor,mass air sensor,idle air sensor for output...kev-mn.

Posted on Dec 10, 2008

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SOURCE: 2000 Ford Explorerer rough idle When cold

what codes are present? If it is lean codes P0171/P0174 problem is most likely the orings leaking between upper and lower intake manifold if this is a 4.0L

Posted on Feb 11, 2009

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SOURCE: 1996 FORD CONTOUR 4CYL ROUGH IDLE ROUGH ACCELERATION

no problem. If you are getting that low of voltage on a load then you might want to test the alternator as well to make sure it is running at capacity.

Posted on Feb 23, 2009

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SOURCE: 99 escort SOHC engine. Idles rough at start up.

If you can find the IAC valve(idle air control) on the throttle body-it should be replaced or try to clean..If you put in new plugs and they turn soot black in a short time period, you have other issues-possible internal engine,such as valve train problems, or a partial exhaust blockage, or the fuel your buying is not good...

Posted on Nov 08, 2009

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SOURCE: rough idle when cold

This could possibly be a faulty engine coolant temperature sensor. these sensors are prone to failing.

Posted on Nov 09, 2009

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