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problems starting after getting gas

Old 07-07-2010, 09:59 AM
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problems starting after getting gas

hey im new to the forum and have some questions i have a 2004 mazda rx-8 just bought it in september and have had nothing but problems with it thus far .i will go to pump gas a need to wander around the store before trying to start her up again if i dont wait it could take up to about 10-12 seconds off whinding before it will start .i was also having an issue with flooding .just wondering if anyone on her can help me out with these problems thanks
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Old 07-07-2010, 10:01 AM
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Are you letting it fully warm up before turning it off to fill gas?

Do you know if the car has had all the recalls done to it?
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Old 07-07-2010, 10:05 AM
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i will let it heat up first will go for a 15-20 min drive first and still problems .i got ahold of mazda and they said there was a recall and took it in and fixed it something to do with a hose ..........how do i put up a avatarlol
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are you seeing oil inside the air intake tube?
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Time for a tune up.

Alway have to tune up a used car that you buy.
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