I have to press the accelarator after starting.

Tiny
TONDERAYICHIBWANA
  • 1993 MAZDA LANTIS
  • 190,000 MILES

I have to press the accelarator after starting my car for the engine to start running. It is an automatic, its gears are changing slowly and making a sound when changing

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Sunday, January 6th, 2013 AT 4:15 PM

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Tiny
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Start with checks for trouble codes.
Perform basic checks, spark plugs, wires etc. Ensure the engine is not misfiring.

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Sunday, January 6th, 2013 AT 8:20 PM

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