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Stalls from cold start

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Old 11-07-2009, 02:22 PM
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My 2001 S80 only stalls when I first start in the morning. The rest of the day it is fine. Idle does fluctuate at times.
I just replaced the Fuel cap and it seems to increase the frequency of the stalls. I have to give extra gas to prevent the stalls.
Is this a fuel pump issue of a ETM issue?
 
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Old 11-08-2009, 09:37 AM
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Is the car actually firing up easily when cranking? If it is stalling after firing then it is not the fuel pump, more likely fuel injection settings.
 
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Old 11-08-2009, 02:43 PM
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Sometimes it struggles to ignite, but not really. It tends to stall if I just tap the gas petal. I have to give it a larger tap to prevent stalling.
 

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