My Rx8 Engine is Flooded, how can i fix it ?? - Page 2 - Mazda Forum
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post #11 of 12 (permalink) Old 01-23-2011, 12:05 AM
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Just as joe said jump starting it works wonders, and to some people it is considerbly easier. Ive owned mine for about 2 years and about 3 weeks ago it was flooded for the first time and just like joe 2nd gear at about 20 mph does the trick!
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Works everytime! I swear. just keep a Philips screw driver in the car at all times.lol

1 minute de-flood procedure:
-Remove driver side rear seat(it just pops loose) and disconnect fuel pump wire.
-Then turn the engine over for 20 seconds with gas pedal to floor.
-Wait 20 seconds for starter to cool.
-After that have your fingers on the fuel pump plug(but don't plug it in!)
-Push gas pedal down 1/3 of the way and start turning engine over.
-Plug fuel pump while turning the engine over.

-Starts right up!
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