My 1997 TransAm has been in storage for 9 months. When I took it out it needed to be boosted to start. @ warning lights came on as it idled for 1 hour. Service engine soon and radiator coolant temp. The temperature gauge was reading normal. Any suggestions. Sensor problems???

Barry Jourdain

Asked by Apr 30, 2014 at 07:18 AM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Idled for AN HOUR? I'm surprised that the little gremlin that lives in your engine didn't come out and kick your butt. let the beast cool down, put it on a battery charger,check oil level,check rad level.fill rad reservoir take it for a drive and see what's what as air flows thru the rad as you move. (IDLE AN HOUR!!!!)

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