2006 subaru forester won't start after overheating

Asked by Jun 20, 2013 at 10:39 AM about the 2006 Subaru Forester 2.5 X

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

car overheated now won't start

3 Answers

Pull the dipstick and make sure there is no coolant in the crankcase. Does it crank over? If not it may be hydro locked

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pocket scanner showed no codes but..spark,fuel,compression

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compression test it. might help to better diagnose if we had some more info too like if you shut it off when you saw it overheating and if so did it start up after cooling down or if you continued to drive it while it overheated and for how long, how long ago did it take place, etc.

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