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Cannot start my 1988 dodge ram 50 in cold weather

This vehicle starts fine when the sun comes out, however, if it gets cold it will fire but not run.

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  • psweber4 Feb 16, 2009

    what is the best way to do this?

  • CBeach76 May 11, 2010

    You need to adjust the choke on the carburetor.

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You should buy one of the manuals for this truck (their very cheap on ebay and they are very helpful on all kinds of little tricks, I think I got mine for like $1-2 or so

For my winter driving/summer driving I have completly different setups for my s.a.s. and fuel mixture (richness) screw and have very little troubles (live in MN)

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