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I have a2004rx8 that will start cold after cranking and

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I have a2004rx8 that will start cold after long cranking and sputters for about a min or so and then shuts down and won't restart pulled the plugs and there dry reinstalled plugs and while war won't retire let set for a couple hours and cools restarts sputters for a min and dies again please help
JA: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?
Customer: Yes
JA: What year is your MINI?
Customer: 2004
JA: Are you fixing your MINI yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: new plugs and wires never really clears out and dies
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Mazda
Expert:  david craig replied 9 months ago.

Hi Im David, have you pulled codes from the computer? you need to do a fuel pressure test, clean the mass air flow sensor too.

Expert:  david craig replied 9 months ago.


Expert:  david craig replied 9 months ago.

do you still require assistance?

Expert:  350matt replied 8 months ago.


another expert here

do you still need help?