what makes a El Camino 1984 v6 suddenly surge until he gets good and warm

Asked by May 21, 2017 at 04:15 PM about the 1984 Chevrolet El Camino

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Sounds like the automatic choke isn't working properly. Possibly staying closed too long because of a burned out heater in the choke thermostat assembly. HTH. -Jim

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