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Can't start flooded(?) car

On my 99 maza millenia 2.5, It looks like I flooded it this morning
at --10 below.
I know better but I pushed down on accelerator(a no-no) and then no fire at all. It had tried to start before that.
I've let it sit for Two hours and tried again(this time didn't touch the pedal) but to no avail.
Is there a way to start a fuel injected flooded engine other than
hauling the car to a repair center? Help!!

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Yes there is ,press the accel pedal down all the way and hold it there while cranking ,this will put the ECU in clear flood mode and it will stop injecting fuel .Don't crank it for too long as you ma damage the starter motor .

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