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Why does my 96 corolla need 5 to 10 mints of warm up before driving ? if it doesn't warm up long enough it will shut down and the check engine light will appear . its never done this before . . I've lately serviced it but still I'm having the same problem it must get 5 to 10 mints to warm up .

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It may well be a cold start injector/air meter/sensor at fault.
Don't waste time and money changing things to cure the problem. The cheapest way is to take the car for a diagnostic check. They should be able to identify the fault immediately. You can then save money by rectifying the fault yourself ..

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you need to put it on a computer to find what the code is such as on o2 sensor or a number of other things. once you know the codes you can fix the problem

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don't know where you are located but assume you have an advanced auto or autzone near by if you drive the car there you can use there scan tool for free and retrieve the code from the check engine light and pinpoint your problem. could be alot of problems but that will tell you exactly what thye issue is.

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You will need to get your car scanned,in scanning you will retrieve the error code.As per the error code it will indicate which part is causing the problem.At autozone service center its absolutely free to get your car scanned,.------------ The check engine light comes ON.This light comes on when there is code stored in your cars computer also called EC,.This check engine light is indicating to get the car scanned. --------- The stabilitrak light is warning you that you have a problem with your anti lock brake system.But its always not possible that brake system needs inspected.Most of the time getting the codes retrieved will point towards the faulty part,and getting that part replaced solves this problem.----------- This will help.Thanks.Helpmech.


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