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Wont take fuel when first started when cold

I have a problem with 97 ford f 250 when its 20 degrees or below it starts and idles perfectly but the engine wont reve up and take fuel until it warms up for about 2 or 3 mintues, i can push the petal to the floor and it still idles.what can i do to fix this problem?????

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    Mike Butler May 11, 2010

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Ruff guess from the sounds of it your fuel line going to either filter, fuel rail(if multi point) or carby will have a small crack or hole you should see moisture round it when it is running but if carbyed the needle and seat may not be closed properly as ive had the same probs in me old xf 250 cross flow

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