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2001 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Question: water on cylinders best way to get it off
Answer #1pushrod August 31, 2014, 06:35Master
How did it get there?????
Replyusuallybent, August 31, 2014, 06:38Rookie
bad intake gaskets did the repair cylinders are wet drained the water during the procedure and didn't add any antifreeze yet..
Replypushrod, August 31, 2014, 06:42Master
Remove all spark plugs and crank engine over several times.... That should do it.
Replyusuallybent, August 31, 2014, 06:45Rookie
done that numerous of times
Replypushrod, August 31, 2014, 06:48Master
That works for me every time!!! Unless there is still a leak and coolant has been added.... Did you install a NEW intake as well?? ... Engine hasn't started since the work?
Replyusuallybent, August 31, 2014, 06:58Rookie
it actually ran with a miss of course when I pulled out plug no. 1 to see if it was firing all other plugs were wet I was thinkin maybe there would be something I could dry it all out with first time this has happen to me on a 3.4 gasket were bad with a mix had the intake looked at and cleaned up couldn't find nothing wrong with it
Answer #2Carmasters Automotive LLC (106 Answers) , Virginia Beach, VA - (757) 793-2234carmaster August 31, 2014, 08:51Journeyman
remove wet air filter, throttle body inlet boot/tube and spark plugs and slowly by hand with socket and large ratchet or breaker bar, then after rotated at least twice by hand, crank engine for about 30 second with spark plugs out until no water seen coming out spark plug holes. If you did not run through water then you must diagnose and repair source of water such leaking intake, intake or head gasket. If you need help diagnosing and repairing and would like a FREE LOANER car, van or SUV please call Roy or David at 757-456-0722