Symptoms indicates a possible fault with the ignition system components or cold start.
October, 21, 2012 AT 6:05 AM
It is quite possibly the VANOS unit.
October, 23, 2012 AT 7:10 PM
Thanks for the help, no the malfunction light is not on. Some one said it could be vanos, but I was thinking on the lines of what you said, may be cold start. Look forward to your reply, sorry I took so long to get back to you. Thanks again. Victor.