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Cold start

Postby J.Laha » Sun Nov 13, 2016 7:34 pm

How long should i let my car warm up for in the morning getting close to winter and my 1986 crx is starting to find it a little more difficult to just start up and go i also had the choke bypassed do to it always being at 5000 rpm if that helps at all
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Re: Cold start

Postby Myriad » Mon Nov 14, 2016 2:05 am

It varies on the weather. Sorry to say that, but an engine can take forever to warm up if it's just sitting and idling. Even revving it (which is bad :nono:) doesn't really warm it up faster. It has to be under load to get the temp to rise quickly. It sucks in the winter (trust me, I don't have heat in mine), but it really is better to get driving.
I got a new shell, just need to stop driving the DX so I can work on it.

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