I had a mechanic change my water pump and now.

Tiny
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  • 1990 LEXUS LS 400
  • 20,000 MILES

I had a mechanic change my water pump and now the car wont start when u turn it over u smell gas and there is spark, I am lost please help. And on the dash there is a house lookin warning sign

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Monday, December 17th, 2012 AT 1:26 AM

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Tiny
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A shop or back yard mechanic

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Monday, December 17th, 2012 AT 1:37 AM
Tiny
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200,000 miles on the car

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Monday, December 17th, 2012 AT 1:43 AM
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Shop ive been arguing with them for a while so im just try to do the work my self

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Monday, December 17th, 2012 AT 1:44 AM
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Did it run before you took it there for repair?

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Monday, December 17th, 2012 AT 1:46 AM
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Yes sir the car ran like a dream

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Monday, December 17th, 2012 AT 1:51 AM
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Then it belongs back with them to correct the issue for you. They most likely have incorrect timing

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Monday, December 17th, 2012 AT 1:53 AM

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