i washed under the hood of my car and now it wont start. please help.

Asked by Mar 21, 2011 at 03:35 PM about the 1996 Pontiac Sunfire 2 Dr GT Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the car was running fine but it needed to be washed anyway i washed under the hood of the car and since then it wont start. I was told that the distrubiter cap may have got wet and would stop it from starting.but i was also told that my car doesnt have a distributer cap that it has coil packs instesd. someone please help me please

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maybe you knocked a vaccuum line off or shorted the starter

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