When car is cold it does not start up smoothly.

Tiny
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  • 1992 MAZDA MPV
  • 265,000 MILES

When car is cold it does not start up smoothly, it putters and misses when I press on the gas pedal and cuts off

Friday, December 28th, 2012 AT 6:39 PM

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Tiny
KHLOW2008
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Check the spark plus and wires.
Check the cold start system. Try cleaning the IAC and throttle body.
Check engine compression.

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Sunday, December 30th, 2012 AT 7:40 PM

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