Mechanics

WHY IS MY TRUCK STALLING AFTER GETTING STUCK IN ABOUT 3 FEET OF WATER?

2001 Chevrolet Silverado • 280,000 miles

Hi. I recenly got caught up in a small flood, and my truck stalled out in approx 3 feet of water (it came up to about the bottom of the driver's door). Now, when I start my truck, it runs for a minute, starts to idle roughly, then dies. If I try to put the truck in gear when it's idling, ikt also stalls. The engine has cold air intake if that helps any. Please Help!
Thanks,
Chris
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Chrisbrown08050
September 18, 2012.



Water can damage alot of stuff.

I would be suspect of a faulty MAF sensor first and foremost.

ALLPRO
Sep 18, 2012.
Thank you for your response ALLPRO, I'll look into that.

Tiny
Chrisbrown08050
Sep 18, 2012.