2001 Citroen Xsara Picasso 1.8 sx Starting then cuts out

Mark Lewis 777

Problem added: Apr 20, 2015 (5 years ago)
I have just purchased this citeron when I start it it keeps cutting out i have to keep the revs up, it's fine after a couple of miles, but if I switch it off and leave it for more than an hour i have the same problem, is this an easy fix can someone help before I tear my hair out

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Car: Citroen Xsara Picasso
Variant: 1.8 sx
Model Year: 2001
Category: Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss

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Apr 21, 2015 (5 years ago)
Get a garage to test the coolant temperature sensor.
Just explain the symptoms to them.
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May 16, 2015 (5 years ago)
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