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Went throgh a large puddle a week ago and now the car want start

Car ant start

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    drove through large puddle car turns over , doesn't start 84 sirrocco



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Probably water in the relay box or multiple sensors, you can displace the water with electrical contact cleaner. You will need the chiltons book for the vehicle or have it to be safe, unplug your negative battery cable before doing anything. Remove the top of relay box and inspect for water damage, you can then go sensor to sensor, unplug and blast both sides, shake out excess let dry for a few minutes and replug.

This may or may not help you, it is what i would do first.

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