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I have a 1999 Dakota V6 that runs fine in the summer but won't rev up without stumbling and hesitating when the engine is cold in the winter. It starts fine and pulls OK at low revs but acts like it i

Cleaned Intake Air Temperature sensor. Only a problem when engine is cold. If you get it warmed up it runs good in cold temperatures.

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Run the fault codes to see if there is another sensor that is faulty.

Posted on Dec 06, 2014

Testimonial: "That was a good tip. I had codes but had checked for 5 volts at the intake air temperature sensor so thought that may have set the fault code. Believe it or not once I cleared the codes, it runs fine while warming up!"

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SOURCE: 95 chevy truck 4.3 motor has like a miss in high gear after warms

The fault could be in the ingnition module in the dist.I had a car one time that did the same thing but when it was cold,try replacing the the ignition module.

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Have you replaced your PCV hose? If it gets sucked in it will cause a lot of problems.

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SOURCE: 1999 Lincoln Navigator Heating Problem

if the heater core is getting hot then the problem is the air temp control blend door actuator, a common problem.

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air intake look at snorkel it could be part of mass air flow check intake for eng coolant

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SOURCE: 2004 GMC Envoy.Check engine soon

This code indeed does indicate a bad thermostat, but not in a way as overheating but the coolant temperature is not rising fast enough at warm up because the stat is always in the open position.

The rushing air sound you heard was most likely the electronic fan clutch starting to go bad. This is a common problem.

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