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Rough idle at start up

I have a 7.3 turbo with 16800 miles when i start it up it idles rough for about 5-7 seconds does not matter if engine is hot or cold or if the weather is hot or cold

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This is common and there is likely nothing to fix. It gets worse as the oil gets dirtier.

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