Sounds like water is running through my engine when I first drive it , if I come back a few hours later and I start to drive again. Sounds like water is flowing. What can it be ?


Asked by Tessa Jun 04, 2013 at 06:13 AM about the 2011 Ford Fusion

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When I make the first drive to begin
my day no matter if it is hot or cold
out side when I put my 2011 ford
fusion into drive it sounds like water
is running through my engine. It does
it for about 5-10 seconds then it
stops. Every time I get out of my car
do what I need to do. Get back in
and start my car when I begin to
drive it sounds like water is running
through the engine. It's very loud.
Can someone please give me advise
on what it can be. I have taken it to
the dealer ship to figure out what the
problem is and they don't know.
Please help !!!!!!

4 Answers


TSB 12-1-19 sounds like the issue you are having. Assuming you have a 2.5L. take it to the dealer see if the problem you are having falls under this TSB.

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Ford told me it sounds like the Air Conditioner ducts are clogged. They would have to do a diagnostic test at $130.00 to be sure. This is not covered under warranty and my extended warranty ran out about 10 miles ago. I would have to drop it off and they would have to find which one and then drain it. I didn't go yet, sounds like a lot to just look at it!!

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