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Stalls when put into drive on starting

Have to wait till automatic choke goes off or wait tll engine warms and revs die down.some times it takes 2 ro 3attempts to achieve drive with no stalling .happens even in warm weather wet ordry
revs are high .goes to 1500 and goesdown to 900

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    cold engine starting engine revs then dies does this 2 or 3 times then is ok

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Sounds like their is a vacume leak some where. Try replacing any cracked or broken vacume lines. This should fix ya.

Please contact me if your problem presists.

Thanks, Charlie

Posted on Jan 31, 2009

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