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Missing when started in the morning i have to leave it for a while then acclerate

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I wouldgo to the garage and get them to look at it.
It sounds like its near the end of its life and 1 of your cylinders may have broken.
Does it make a different sound?
You may just need a new cooler or most likely a new battery.

Posted on Jul 10, 2008

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