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I have a 2000 Ford Taurus air filter soaking wet car will not start

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First off you have either suffered a catastrophic engine failure or driven it into the river, from the amount of water it takes to soak the air filter my first instinct is to say you are suffering from a intake leak you have left out a lot of information how about a detailed account of what happened it would be helpful in determining the cause. will this engine even spin over if not remove all the spark plugs and try again watch all the holes and see witch ones are pouring water out continue to crank the engine until no more water comes out..do not add water to the radiator...do a compression test this car should have 120min to 175max psi on a cold engine with the throttle fully open and battery fully charged this is the first place to start to find the problem if compression checks good then you should have a leakdown test done you can pump air into the cylinder that had the water in it if air can be heard escaping into the cooling system then you have a blown head gasket or cracked head maybe both good luck

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