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Truck is hard starting,I know it dosnt have a choke but its almost like the choke isnt working.

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Idle air control sensor or Throttle position sensor come to mind, check for codes and code history. Your fuel delivery system calibration is part of what dictates you air fuel ratio (choke).

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