The engine coolant temp sensor lets the CIS-E computer know that the engine is cold(below 70F) & that info is sent to the fuel pump relay. The fuel pump relay will send signal to cold start injector ONLY When the starter is running for a MAX of 12 seconds.
The console & complete shifter has to be removed to replace the handle.
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