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Rubicon 2.0l petrol start up splutters.


Tim_DS
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Still only a couple of weeks into Wrangler ownership so I'm still figuring out normal behaviour / nuances of the 2.0l petrol engine on my 2020 Rubicon. 

 

I've noticed the idle at startup is high...about 1500rpm for at least 2-3 mins. It coughs and splutters a fair bit too. Hopefully you can hear it in this video.

https://photos.app.goo.gl/FkcP8BKPgHpg8JuXA

 

After it settles it's completely smooth. I've tried a couple different fuel grades 95/97 Ron but no difference.

 

I've read some US forums with some claiming it's normal, others not so sure and suggesting a throttle body issue. 

 

Any other owners experienced this? Normal?

 

I just want to be confident in the vehicle while I have a warranty and before I start my build plans and dropping more $!

 

 

 

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