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Our 2000 VW Cabrio wont start. We pressure washed the engine to remove excess oil from a leak & think we might hae gotten the distributor wet??? Any suggestions.

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    ..tried that still nothing checked all the sensors & plugs, still nothing. Any other suggestions?

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Get a can of WD40 and coat everything with it... don't be that sparse with it. keep in mind oil does not conduct electricity but it will repel the water.

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WD40 the distributor cap, or spark coils, inside and out. Don't worry about removing the spark coils if they are individual on top of each plug.

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