2004 Mazda RX-8 Q&A
2004 Mazda RX-8 Question: oil checking
That's probably OK, try checking for the condensation when the engine hot right after a good run. I don't think you should see signs of water then. If you do, I'd want to check out the crankcase vintilation system to be sure it's clean and clear. I think the weather's been wet and cold in your parts so some condensation is fairly normal. If you see any signs of coolant, that's another story. - Superbob
The car jerks when going from 1st to 2nd gear and when changing it from park to drive and reverse to drive. I had the transmission oil checked and it was fine.
Be sure to check your owner's manual and use the correct engine oil. Mazda does not recommend using synthetic oil in the RX-8's rotary engine.
my car is hard to start it take a long time to start it