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I have a 1999 mitsubishi chariot gdi. the problem is it starts but cuts out within 10 second start. The car is also running to rich & the spark plugs are black. we had it scaned & the airflow meter came up but checkd that & thats not the problem. My mechanic has checkd everything & cant find the problem to fix it. Can you help solve my car problem. thanks. cheers!

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I would have the car plugged into a scan tool and check the data screen for the coolant temp sensor to see what it's reading.The sensor should be reading around the same temp.as out side the car when the car is cold or same temp as the temp gauge if the car is warm.If it's reading way too cool it is mostlikely your problem giving it way to much fuel.

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