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Old 01-28-2010, 04:40 AM   #1
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I have an rc8 with stock engine, about 10 months old. All of the sudden it wouldnt start on the bump box. I could hear iot starting to turn over, but almost like i just kept flooding it, and the glow plug wouldnt light. So I took the glow plug out and it took 10+ trys to put the plug on the igniter correctly for it to work.
What is my problem, the igniter not working? or my starter box isnt turning enough rpm's?

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Old 01-28-2010, 04:44 AM   #2
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Change your glow plug. Nearly every problem with and engine can be fixed by resetting needle settings and a fresh glow plug. Also make sure your glow warmer is fully charged too.
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Thanks fpr the advice
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FOR not fpr
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Take the glow plug out and turn the car over and dump any fuel from the cylinder while pinching the gas line. Put the glow plug on the igniter and see if it has a bright glow. If is has a bright glow it's fine, if not try a new plug and or charge the igniter. Always make sure your box has a good battery charged.
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