Loud popping sound in engine compartment

Asked by Mar 24, 2016 at 10:49 AM about the 2005 Ford Five Hundred Limited AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I was driving my Ford 500 today when there was a
loud pop in or around the engine compartment my
car lost all power shortly after and all oil was
draining out now it only clicks when trying to turn
over can anyone tell me what's wrong please

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Sounds like it threw a rod through the block and destroyed the engine.

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