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Old 10-20-2013, 03:57 PM   #1
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JRSC SVTF with cold start issues

Hi, A buddy of mine picked up a SVTF with a JRSC on it. It seems to be having cold start issues, and it isn't even cold yet. Any ideas?


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Old 10-20-2013, 04:28 PM   #2
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I know Robert (CDSilver02) lets his powerworks get to running temp no matter the ambient temp before he takes off. It may just be a necessary evil.
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Right, this thing is even having difficulty starting/ idling when cold.
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Old 10-20-2013, 11:49 PM   #4
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Hey Leo, I am going to move this to the "General Forced Induction" section because someone might have a better answer here than they would in SVT Performance.
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Old 10-21-2013, 01:34 AM   #5
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has it always had this issue or did it just start out of no where?
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From what I gather, just started. Of course, he also just bought it, so I'm guessing here. But this is really hard starting issue in the cold mornings, even the warm ones. I'm thinking IAC valve. Btw, thanks Zetec Don
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Does he has a xcal where he could datalog ?

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Why yes he does, I can do that in the next couple of days and send you something. You did the tune on it back at ff09. It's goinglocos old car. I just have to remember how to do it on the sct tuner.
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I helped him with the tune , he had the PRP and he basiccly did the tuning if I remember right
If you download www.teamviewer.com , have livelink6.5 and connected to the car and laptop and I can take over and set up a list and do the idle log like I was sitting there with you

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I'll try to get this going in the next couple of days. Thanks Tom
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