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UNSEIZE MOTOR FROM WATER DAMAGE

2003 Saturn Ion • 4 cylinder 2WD Automatic • 83,678 miles

How do un unseize a motor from water damage. I took starter off and seize by turning fly wheel manuelly but once I put starter on it almost started but seized back up and now im have a hard time unseizing again
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Antoine bryant
July 27, 2011.



You really don't "un-seize" a motor. Even if you get it to turn, you have likely damaged the cylinders, rings or pistons.

Wrenchtech
Jul 27, 2011.
Whats next step

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Antoine bryant
Jul 27, 2011.
Start looking for a new motor.

Wrenchtech
Jul 27, 2011.