volvo 440 turbo engine problems

Discussion in 'Volvo 440' started by mickeydut, Mar 4, 2007.

  1. mickeydut

    mickeydut Guest

    the other night i went through a puddle and my car started to pop and
    bang. when i started it in the morning it was still a bit bangy but
    after about 5 mins the car filled up with smoke and smoke was coming
    out the engine bay and the engine is now clanging. can any body help

    thanks mike
    mickeydut, Mar 4, 2007
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  2. I am hoping the engine didn't suck water and hydraulic lock. A compression
    test - a DIY test with the plugs out and cranking the engine is good
    enough - will determine whether to look farther. The cylinders should be
    within 10% of each other.

    Michael Pardee, Mar 4, 2007
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