Cold start not working.

1997 Mitsubishi Colt Problem
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Avatar johnsmith50
Joined: 7 years ago | Profile

It has a fuel injection system, not a choke. When I start the engine it will not tick over, I have to keep the revs up until the engine warms up. sometimes after I have driven a few miles the engine will be revving up to 2500 rpm
when i start the car half an hour later it ticks over OK?? HELP????

Car Mitsubishi Colt
Variant 1.6 GLXi
Model Year 1997
Category Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss
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Avatar paulieone
Joined: 10 years ago | Fixes: 1,666 | Profile

sounds like a fault with idle control valve

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