hard starting

Asked by Dec 19, 2011 at 01:55 PM about the 1988 Ford Escort

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i have a 1988 escort wagon with a 1.9 (58,000 original miles.) it was runing good, until one day i was @ a stop sign and the engine died. i have trouble starting it now, it idles low and has trouble running until it warms up. what would the problem be?

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bad choke pull off valve.

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