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sticking throttle on 1998 323ise

please help, when i start my car up first thing in the morning and pull off, the throttle sticks at junctions. only for about five seconds, but after about 300 yards it clears. ive lubed all the linkages up, and as i can see theres no resistance on the linkages. please help.
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Throttle body can get dirty with use. I would suggest cleaning it with some carb cleaner inside and out, especially around the throttle plate and hinges.

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