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Engine shakes and hesitate when started until it idles down

Engine shakes and hesitates when started...try to put it in gear and it continues until the engine warms up and idle down. vw jetta 1.8T 2002

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Sounds like its missing on 1 or more cylinders. A check of the plugs and wires is in order, Could be a fouled plug or a loose/bad sparkplug wire. Best of luck.
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Posted on May 21, 2009

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