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Old 12-04-2012, 11:16 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by Gurvinder View Post
From what I have read and researched overall remote starters are not good for the car in the winter time. Instead of having the car sitting and idle it is better to get in and drive the car easy under 2500rpm so the motor gets lubricated under load. This way it is less wear on the motor and the car warms up quicker. If you Google I'm sure you will find loads of information on it. People argue this point both ways so you be the judge since its your car at the end of the day.
This. Let it run for 20 seconds max, then drive away.
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