2002 vw beetle start problems


Asked by Aug 15, 2016 at 11:47 PM about the 2002 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 2.0

Question type: Car Customization

My 2002 vw beetle 2.0 engine.  When I turn it over
it will start the sounds like it will almost die then
will kick on again.  It will run perfect when I drive or
idle it.  It only happens when I first Start it?  Tried
cleaning the mass air flow sensor.  Because that's
what the code read.  Also my EPC turned on today.  
Does anyone know what could cause this?

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