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Sputtering and hard to start.

I have a 1990 corolla, 1.6L that I have to pump the gas pedal 12 or more times to get it started after that it drive okay. Can anyone tell what it needs? I also obtain four plugs. How do I take them out and I have no mechical ability but I do know what a screwdriver and a wrench is.
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Youll need ratchet and socket unhook spark plug wire,change plug 1 at a time not to mix wiring up,what could be a great help haynes shop manual for your car,they discribe and lots of things,for about 20 bucks.

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