Drove thru large water pothole and now will not start???

Asked by Jan 18, 2010 at 09:51 PM about the 1990 Honda Accord LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Drove thru large water hole and water sprayed everywhere.  Engine stopped running and now will not start.  Electrical all seems fine and turns over great.  What is up?

Thanks

3 Answers

will it crank but not start?

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

It cranks fine.

water engine. disable your fuel, take off your plugs, change filter, and crank it for 1-2 minutes. this will shoot the water out. before you do this check for spark.

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