When driving cold, i notice that the engine does not have enough power as before. It hesitates and shakes when going uphill. The hesitation. My 98 Mitsubishi Carisma (similar to a Lancer) has a problem when engine cold, the engine seems to hesitate and sputter, and if I try to put it in. When there is engine hesitation, this means that it cannot generate enough power to This can happen when you're idle, when there are cold.
Sometimes when I start my car it hesitates, like an extention of its normal starts.. it doesn't make a ticking noise so it's not the battery I've had. (No Trucks) - cold engine hesitation - I have a 89 chevy cavalier z24 with a v6 The problem is when its cold it hesitates under acceleration bad enough. When first driven from cold, the engine is sluggish and hesitates under acceleration with a noticeable lack of power upto about - rpm.
Mustang - engine hesitation when cold.. - my engine on my 05 mustang hesitates when i first start it up and its cold outside and i. Honda hesitates while cold. Runs fine after engine comes up to temperature. Starts fine. Flat spot at idle to RPM. Replaced coolant temp sensor. Troubleshooting steps for common problems that cause engine hesitation, stumbling or lack of power.