my 1998 4cyl eclipse is missing on wet and cool days untill it warms up what could be causing this

Asked by Apr 07, 2015 at 01:34 PM about the 1998 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder 2 Dr GS Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the check eng lite comes on some times and gos off after severasl restarts it missing mostly after setting a few days  it has 75000 miles on it

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Sounds like old fashioned carburetor icing. Or in this case throttle body icing. HTH. -Jim

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