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Power washed under the hood probaly got the distributer wet.

I put a fan on it for 5 hours. it was trying to start it would run a second then bog down and die. now it just turns over unless it has starting fluid. it will fire if you spray a little but then it dies again. It was running great until i got the bright idea to power wash the truck. Any help would be appriciated thanks.

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    Angelo Attard May 11, 2010

    check all wiring plugs on the sesors of the engine remove each one and clean them with compressed air it could be the distrubtor module if it has one or the crank angle sensor sprat wd 40 on connections

    i have washed 100 of engines there still must be moisture some where

    hope it helps



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Take the distributer cap off and dry everything it should start then

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