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Originally posted by mike944
if it runs rough ONLY when the engine is cold, it sounds normal to me. My '84 would run rough, and not want to accellerate too well, until it either warmed up a little bit, or i got the rev's up. after a couple of minutes, it would be running fine.
It shouldn't run rough, even when cold. As I said earlier, for me the O2 sensor fixed my cold-engine stumbling. With the mileage these cars are at, it's not a bad idea to change the O2 sensor as it is probably worn out.
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