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Hydrolocked motor i drove in to deep water nd now its hydroloked

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You will probably have to Dismantle the engine to replace the bent con rod,but first remove the spark plugs and see if the engine cranks over if it diesal take out the glow plugs.

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My son drove yhru pudle deep soaked air filter ot new starter batterey front plugs no water though now motor seized

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I drove through deep water recently. the car did not stall nor did I experience any electronic issues since then. problem is that when i entered the water (couldn't judge the depth due to dark

So why tell us-- if you have no problems?

Why drive into any water over 3" deep?
Makes no sense to ruin a $30,000 vehicle

Once you drive thru deep water NO ONE
NO SHOP will touch it

They usually get scrapped

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Is there a way to fix a locked up engine to is not too expensive

well yes and no what caused it to lock up if hydrolock, sometimes I have been lucky and it, did you drive though deep water depends on how the rest of the car is, a good junk yard.will.have some.great used motors, I have had really good luck with.these, and my guy gives a one year warranty with.his so call around

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I drove my kia optima in a deep puddle and now it won't start it makes one clicking sound and nothing happens the starter is good but water did get into the intake and water did get past the butter fly...

Did you crank the engine with the spark plugs out in order to discharge any water that may be trapped in the combustion chambers? Water cannot be compressed. Hope you didn't hydrolock it.

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