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post #1 of 8 Old 08-16-2008, 10:26 AM Thread Starter
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I know this may not be the right thread or even forum...but I know there's alot of guys on here that are automotive geniuses...

My best friends Scion has hyrdolocked on him...and I'm about to take the truck into town to tow him off the street...what does it take to get the car to start again? I have NO experience with car engines...but I'm really hoping you guys can give me some guidance. He's like my brother so I really wanna do what I can...I really appreciate it. Thanks so much

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take out spark plugs and turn it over.to blow fuel out
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so we just need to replace his spark plugs?

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you need to romove them, and crank the car to try and push the water out... but if its bad even that wont help



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Ya, they did the spark plug thing and it still wont crank...its looking like his motor could be toast

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wut it sounds like to me wut happend 2 cause the hydrolock

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He went out to get some coffee for the guys at work on weekend duty and it flash flooded down here while he was out.

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fill the cylinders with marvel mystery oil and let it sit for a couple hours and then try to crank it with outhe plugs in it again once it stops spittin stuff out of the cylinders put the plugs back in and hope for the best

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