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I have a 2019 3.6 OB. Yesterday after the car sat for 4 days I went to start it and the brake pedal would not depress nor would the car turn over. After trying a couple times I had to have the car towed to the dealer. They said the car was flooded and they got it started. When I asked why the brake pedal was so hard and the car would not turn over the first time they had no answer. I would appreciate any feedback from others with similar issues and what I can do to prevent this from happening again.
 

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The brake pedal goes hard after several days as the vacuum brake booster has lost its vacuum. This is expected and “normal”.

When the brake pedal is hard you need to push the pedal much much harder to get the ignition system to enable.

If the engine is cranking but still not starting/firing after several attempts, hold the gas pedal to the floor. Holding the pedal to the floor turns off the fuel injectors and allows the “flooding” to clear as the engine cranks.

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I didn't know modern fuel injected cars could actually flood...

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