I just used my car this morning but then 2 hours later when i went to leave for lunch my car starts and revs for like 2 seconds then dies down again. I have no idea what is wrong.

Asked by Oct 14, 2013 at 01:32 PM about the 1999 Mercury Cougar 2 Dr V6 Hatchback

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Could be many different things, have it checked out. Doesn't sounds like anything serious, maybe a dirty throttle body is all.

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