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Old 08-23-2000, 12:04 AM
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Thanks M.B. Doc.

Another potential ailment for the Doc's diagnoses:-

At cold starts, the motor seems to rumble SLOOOOWLY to life, a sort of stuttering/chugging routine for the first couple of minutes before it gradually smooths out. Once at operating temp.(87C), the engine is sweet sounding and as smooth as any 22-yr veteran could be.

This is an M110 280SE with Bosch K-Jetronic injection. Shouldn't the engine automatically rev-up sufficiently for the first few minutes on cold starts and gradually taper off to about 800rpms at/near operating temps?

Appreciate all feedbacks.

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