what could be wrong with a 97 thunderbird that has been sitting up for 4-5 month

Asked by Mar 08, 2015 at 03:18 AM about the 1997 Ford Thunderbird LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

acts like it is sticking before it starts, has to warm up before it will go

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I'd suggest filling up with premium and adding a fuel injector cleaner to the gas tank. You may notice as you start driving it every day or at least more frequently it will go away on it's own. Especially if it wasn't doing this before it was parked. HTH. -Jim

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