is it a good or bad thing to race the engine after start up?

Asked by Feb 21, 2016 at 02:42 PM about the Mazda MPV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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55,415

It is not useful and just plain dumb. Racing a cold engine is not good for it.

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264,375

No, too much wear on the engine.

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