95 3.1wont stay runing cold runs ok when warm

jwantland63
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Asked by jwantland63 Oct 26, 2012 at 10:22 AM about the 1995 Chevrolet Lumina 4 Dr LS Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

starts then dies when engine is cold, runs ok when warm

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frankchevyman
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check the throttle position senser

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