Do you warm up your engine before driving?

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Asked by Jul 30, 2016 at 06:42 PM about the 2010 Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited

Question type: General

How many minutes do you wait before driving?  Or, maybe you drive
immediately and slowly at first??   Normally, I wait until the car's idle comes
down to normal before taking off.... what do you guys do??

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15

Winter.1 to 5 min.depending temp outside.You want to warm up the fluids.Summer.30 sec.just enough time to put on your seat belt.

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