Mechanics

FORD TAURUS TERMINAL PROBLEM

2001 Ford Taurus • 92,000 miles

Car stalled in a flood now its starts with a knocking sound. What could it be?
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Dav/m
January 1, 2013.



Most likely a failed connecting rod inside the motor.

Did you change all the fluids?

Water is terminal for a motor from a flood.

Roy

Will changing all fluids help?

Tiny
Dav/m
Jan 1, 2013.
Not now, the damage is done.

Get it checked by a shop to confirm. I would not drive it with water in the crankcase.

Roy