idle

Asked by Nov 06, 2010 at 08:28 PM about the 2002 MINI Cooper Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

when car is at idle, cel is on and car starts to sputter.  I have changed spark plugs and the sputterring has ended unless car stays at idle too long.  any thoughts?

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Might be a clogged fuel filter

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