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Toytota Camry LE 2003 Runs great but it takes along time to

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Toytota Camry LE 2003 Runs great but it takes along time to start in the mornings then it starts just fine the rest of the day
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.

Hello

this sounds like it could be incorrect fuelling due to a faulty watertemp sensor. If this is the problem then the ECU will be leaving the car constantly ' on choke' and not reducing the fuelling as the engine warms - so unplug the sensor and clean the contacts on both sides with some switch / electrical cleaner (not WD40) and inspect the wiring for any signs of damage to the insulation especially where it runs over other components and through the bulkhead- if this doesn't help consider replacing the sensor as they're not expensive

Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.

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