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Old 02-28-2008, 08:21 PM   #1
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I cant seem to get my s-maxx to start. I was using fuel that was more then a year old. Because i was eager to start using it again and my mom couldn't take me to get fresh fuel until tomorrow. Could that be the problem? And how do i drain the old fuel out of the engine and the fuel line?
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Old 02-28-2008, 11:18 PM   #2
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That could be the problem. If you kept the fuel in an area where there is a lot of temperature change and sunlight your fuel is probably stale. It could also be a dead glow plug. Also check your clutch springs they may have gotten soft after such a long time. I normally remove the clutch assembly when I know I wont be running the car for a long time.
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did u try a new glow plug?
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Old 02-29-2008, 07:41 PM   #4
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I took it to hobby Town today and the guy there fixed it. He said that the fuel wasn't getting to the engine. So he blow into something to force the old fuel out. So now it works.
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