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TheMasterTechSource, Senior Automotive Consultant
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Experience:  ASE Master-37 YRS- Master Certified Tech and a Fixed Operations Specialist
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When it rains or the car gets wet it will not start.

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when it rains or the car gets wet it will not start.
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  TheMasterTechSource replied 9 years ago.
HiCustomer Thank you for asking your question on Just Answer. The other Experts and I are working on your answer. By the way, it would help us to know:

-What year is your Car?
-What make and model is your Car?
-How many miles are on your Car?
-What type of engine is in your Car?
-What have you already tried?

Thank you again for trusting us with your problem. Please reply as soon as possible so that we can finish answering your question.
Customer: replied 9 years ago.
1998 jetta, replace coile &cap
Expert:  TheMasterTechSource replied 9 years ago.

If it is a moisture intrusion issue --the best thing I have found is to spray the entire engine and wiring system under the hood with a light coat of WD-40--this works best--it also seals and protects all components and wires and prolongs their life

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Customer: replied 9 years ago.
1998 vw jetta, dry wires & replace cap & coil,
Customer: replied 9 years ago.
the wd -40 was the first thing i did,it did not work
Expert:  TheMasterTechSource replied 9 years ago.

I will Opt-out and allow other experts to assist you--Thanks and Great luck!


Customer: replied 9 years ago.
do you know who will help me out.

as always i thankyou for your time,

Expert:  TheMasterTechSource replied 9 years ago.
Well--we all try to help if we believe we can--other experts are now reviewing your issue and will respond if they think they can help--Great luckSmile
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