99 Mercury sable

Asked by Apr 11, 2017 at 06:11 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Heavy rain, drove through water on the road, car
stalled and won't start. Theft light flashes after
turning key to on position. Anybody know how to
fix this problem?

3 Answers

Was the water deep enough to get into air intake?

No. I checked that. The theft light is blinking now, it wasn't doing that before. I'm not even sure it has anything to do with the rain.

Yes I have tried that, and a couple of other things I plan to try again now that I have the car home. I haven't been able to look the whole thing over yet either so I'm hoping it's a disconnection somewhere. Maybe the altenater?

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