Car shuts down in cold

Asked by Feb 03, 2007 at 06:22 PM about the 2003 Chevrolet TrailBlazer

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When it gets in extreme cold temps (25 or below) outside my trailblazer shuts down.  I start the car and when i get to a stop and try to accelerate agin it just shuts down.  This is all before the car actually heats up.  What could the problem be??

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Here is a link with a lot of helpful hints for driving your car in the cold weather: The cold weather makes the oil thicker. It is important to warm up your car on extremely cold days before driving it, otherwise it can be harmful to your car.

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