IN COLDER WEATHER 5 TO 20 I START MY CAR AND IT ...

  • Tiny
  • Dale Lane
  • 2007 FORD TAURUS
  • 92,000 MILES

In colder weather +5 to -20 I start my car and it will shut off, again an again ! If I plug in the block heater for a couple hours and then start the car it runs fine ! What make the different for start up?

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Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 AT 9:03 PM

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  • JDL
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A warm engine makes a lot of difference. I think most databases says to check a start and stall, the same as no start. So are you losing spark or fuel? Any applicable trouble codes?

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Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 AT 9:39 PM

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