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When it rains car runs rough what causes this?

(2001 Ford Escort)
in Dixfield, ME on December 19, 2012
when it even just damp out the car idles weird and wants to die it looses power and doesn't want to move it shakes and shutters violently trying to stay running when you try to rev thew engine it sounds like its going to backfire
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of Greg's Orange Auto on December 20, 2012
yes plug wires
on December 19, 2012
I would start by replacing plug wires
on December 19, 2012
ok thank you i'll try that and let you know if it works
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