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Old 12-17-2012, 04:21 PM   #6714
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11 STi BW 8374 E85
02 v8 Spec C E85


Originally Posted by Squidz View Post
Only thing i don't like about E85 in the winter is i can't use my remote's actually really annoying. The car wont start unless you touch the gas pedal and give it about 5-10% throttle. Once you touch the pedal, it fires right up and idles great...

Stupid cold weather.
Unless you are dealing with crappy injectors with a poor spray pattern, this behavior should be something that can be tuned out.

I've even got my wife's car starting and warming up nearly perfect (has a slight idle hunt 30 - 45 seconds after starting until it warms up). It took a bit more work, probably because it has the EJ207 so there's no TGVs.

Who tuned your car?

If you're OS tuned and want some help messing around with the warm up stuff, let me know.
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Last edited by WRXt4cy; 12-17-2012 at 04:30 PM.
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